2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Hindmarsh (S)

Code LGA22980 (LGA)
People 6,260
Male 3,078
Female 3,182
Australian citizenship 5,981
People born overseas 286
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 19
Families 1,675
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,013
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
Total 6,260 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 3,078 49.2 9,270,466 49.4
Female 3,182 50.8 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 54 0.9 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 6,260 people were counted in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 0.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 365 5.8 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 926 14.8 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 588 9.4 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 2,299 36.7 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 707 11.3 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,369 21.9 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) there were 1,291 children aged 0-14 years and 2,076 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,981 95.5 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 286 4.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 19 0.3 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 5,981 people were Australian citizens, 286 were born overseas and 19 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,845 57.3 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 376 7.6 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 595 12.0 919,904 6.2
Never married 1,153 23.2 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 57.3% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 7.6% were separated or divorced, 12.0% were widowed and 23.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
Australia 5,728 91.5 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,763 64.4 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 775 28.3 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 87 3.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 111 4.1 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 2,023 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,736 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 2,736 people aged 15 years and over in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.4% worked full-time, 28.3% worked part-time, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.1% were unemployed. 2,023 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 751 44.8 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 717 42.8 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 174 10.4 762,632 15.4
Other family 33 2.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 1,675 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 1,675 families were counted: of these, 44.8% were couple families without children, 42.8% were couple families with children, 10.4% were one parent families and 2.0% 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 Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,559 84.9 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,013 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 2,559 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,400 93.8 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 56 2.2 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 43 1.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 51 2.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 9 0.4 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.8% were separate houses, 2.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.7% were flats, units or apartments and 2.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,632 63.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 424 16.6 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 293 11.4 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 121 4.7 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 84 3.3 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 63.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.6% were being purchased and 11.4% were rented.

Landlord type Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 35 11.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 34 11.6 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 219 74.7 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 6 2.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 11.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 11.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 74.7% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Hindmarsh (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,672 65.3 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 781 30.5 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 47 1.8 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 65.3% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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