2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Buloke (S)

Code LGA21270 (LGA)
People 6,959
Male 3,549
Female 3,410
Australian citizenship 6,739
People born overseas 248
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20
Families 1,912
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,367
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Buloke (S) % Australia %
Total 6,959 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 3,549 51.0 9,270,466 49.4
Female 3,410 49.0 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 0.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 6,959 people were counted in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Buloke (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 413 5.9 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 1,000 14.4 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 660 9.5 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 2,625 37.7 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 843 12.1 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,421 20.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas) there were 1,413 children aged 0-14 years and 2,264 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Buloke (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 6,739 96.8 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 248 3.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20 0.3 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas), 6,739 people were Australian citizens, 248 were born overseas and 20 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Buloke (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,273 59.0 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 407 7.3 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 539 9.7 919,904 6.2
Never married 1,317 23.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas), 59.0% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 7.3% were separated or divorced, 9.7% were widowed and 23.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Buloke (S) % Australia %
Australia 6,477 93.1 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Buloke (S) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Buloke (S) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Buloke (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,104 64.6 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 935 28.7 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 110 3.4 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 109 3.3 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 2,142 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,258 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 3,258 people aged 15 years and over in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.6% worked full-time, 28.7% worked part-time, 3.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.3% were unemployed. 2,142 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Buloke (S) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Buloke (S) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Buloke (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 874 45.7 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 845 44.2 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 173 9.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 20 1.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 1,912 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas), 1,912 families were counted: of these, 45.7% were couple families without children, 44.2% were couple families with children, 9.0% were one parent families and 1.0% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household type

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Buloke (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,851 84.7 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,367 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas), 2,851 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Buloke (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,672 93.7 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 43 1.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 69 2.4 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 64 2.2 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.1 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.7% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 2.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Buloke (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,808 63.4 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 421 14.8 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 412 14.5 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 141 4.9 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 69 2.4 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas), 63.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 14.8% were being purchased and 14.5% were rented.

Landlord type Buloke (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 21 5.1 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 68 16.5 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 316 76.7 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 0.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 5.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 76.7% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Buloke (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,910 67.0 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 842 29.5 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 54 1.9 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Buloke (S) (Local Government Areas), 67.0% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 9/03/2006

Data for this Quickstats has been sourced from the 2001 Basic Community Profile catalogue No. 2001.0 and the 2001 Indigenous Profile catalogue No. 2002.0. Indigenous Statistics are only available for selected geographic areas. The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2001 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070. www.abs.gov.au/census

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