2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Frankston (C)

Code LGA22170 (LGA)
People 109,808
Male 53,539
Female 56,269
Australian citizenship 95,777
People born overseas 23,356
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 371
Families 29,954
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 44,627
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Frankston (C) % Australia %
Total 109,808 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 53,539 48.8 9,270,466 49.4
Female 56,269 51.2 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 576 0.5 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 109,808 people were counted in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Frankston (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 7,601 6.9 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 16,544 15.1 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 14,683 13.4 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 47,656 43.4 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 10,057 9.2 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 13,267 12.1 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas) there were 24,145 children aged 0-14 years and 23,324 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Frankston (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 95,777 87.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 23,356 21.3 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 371 0.3 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas), 95,777 people were Australian citizens, 23,356 were born overseas and 371 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Frankston (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42,157 49.2 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 11,473 13.4 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 5,559 6.5 919,904 6.2
Never married 26,474 30.9 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas), 49.2% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 13.4% were separated or divorced, 6.5% were widowed and 30.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Frankston (C) % Australia %
Australia 80,701 73.5 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Frankston (C) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Frankston (C) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Frankston (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 31,860 59.7 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 16,028 30.0 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 1,644 3.1 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 3,848 7.2 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 28,827 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 53,380 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 53,380 people aged 15 years and over in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 59.7% worked full-time, 30.0% worked part-time, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.2% were unemployed. 28,827 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Frankston (C) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Frankston (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 9,821 32.8 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 13,960 46.6 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 5,727 19.1 762,632 15.4
Other family 446 1.5 88,864 1.8
Total families 29,954 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas), 29,954 families were counted: of these, 32.8% were couple families without children, 46.6% were couple families with children, 19.1% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Frankston (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 41,924 93.9 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 44,627 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas), 41,924 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Frankston (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 35,071 83.7 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,947 7.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3,103 7.4 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 529 1.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 274 0.7 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas), 83.7% were separate houses, 7.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Frankston (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 14,571 34.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 15,865 37.8 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 8,781 20.9 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 929 2.2 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 1,779 4.2 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 37.8% were being purchased and 20.9% were rented.

Landlord type Frankston (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4,218 48.0 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 1,232 14.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 3,195 36.4 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 136 1.5 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 48.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 14.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.4% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Frankston (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 29,640 70.7 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 9,921 23.7 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 1,323 3.2 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Frankston (C) (Local Government Areas), 70.7% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.7% were single (or lone) person households and 3.2% 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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