2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Gannawarra (S)

Code LGA22250 (LGA)
People 11,378
Male 5,666
Female 5,712
Australian citizenship 10,751
People born overseas 509
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16
Families 3,158
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 5,108
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
Total 11,378 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 5,666 49.8 9,270,466 49.4
Female 5,712 50.2 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 124 1.1 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 11,378 people were counted in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 798 7.0 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 1,694 14.9 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 1,209 10.6 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 4,332 38.1 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 1,314 11.5 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 2,031 17.9 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) there were 2,492 children aged 0-14 years and 3,345 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 10,751 94.5 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 509 4.5 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16 0.1 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 10,751 people were Australian citizens, 509 were born overseas and 16 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,314 59.8 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 678 7.6 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 801 9.0 919,904 6.2
Never married 2,103 23.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 59.8% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 7.6% were separated or divorced, 9.0% were widowed and 23.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
Australia 10,269 90.3 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,279 63.2 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,503 29.0 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 189 3.6 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 218 4.2 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 3,288 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 5,189 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 5,189 people aged 15 years and over in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 63.2% worked full-time, 29.0% worked part-time, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.2% were unemployed. 3,288 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,403 44.4 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,401 44.4 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 317 10.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 37 1.2 88,864 1.8
Total families 3,158 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 3,158 families were counted: of these, 44.4% were couple families without children, 44.4% were couple families with children, 10.0% were one parent families and 1.2% 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 Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,523 88.5 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 5,108 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 4,523 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,222 93.3 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 55 1.2 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 140 3.1 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 93 2.1 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 13 0.3 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.3% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.1% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,456 54.3 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 845 18.7 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 808 17.9 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 238 5.3 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 178 3.9 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 54.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.7% were being purchased and 17.9% were rented.

Landlord type Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 189 23.4 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 165 20.4 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 449 55.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 14 1.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 23.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 20.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 55.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Gannawarra (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,148 69.6 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 1,202 26.6 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 76 1.7 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 69.6% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.6% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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