2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Loddon (S)

Code LGA23940 (LGA)
People 8,177
Male 4,234
Female 3,943
Australian citizenship 7,664
People born overseas 572
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20
Families 2,260
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,065
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Loddon (S) % Australia %
Total 8,177 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 4,234 51.8 9,270,466 49.4
Female 3,943 48.2 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 60 0.7 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 8,177 people were counted in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 51.8% were male and 48.2% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Loddon (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 487 6.0 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 1,223 15.0 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 762 9.3 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 3,131 38.3 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 1,011 12.4 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,563 19.1 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas) there were 1,710 children aged 0-14 years and 2,574 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Loddon (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 7,664 93.7 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 572 7.0 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20 0.2 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas), 7,664 people were Australian citizens, 572 were born overseas and 20 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Loddon (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,704 57.3 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 718 11.1 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 509 7.9 919,904 6.2
Never married 1,535 23.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas), 57.3% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 11.1% were separated or divorced, 7.9% were widowed and 23.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Loddon (S) % Australia %
Australia 7,169 87.7 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Loddon (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,176 62.2 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 948 27.1 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 125 3.6 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 251 7.2 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 2,701 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,500 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 3,500 people aged 15 years and over in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 62.2% worked full-time, 27.1% worked part-time, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.2% were unemployed. 2,701 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Loddon (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,017 45.0 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 958 42.4 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 248 11.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 37 1.6 88,864 1.8
Total families 2,260 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas), 2,260 families were counted: of these, 45.0% were couple families without children, 42.4% were couple families with children, 11.0% were one parent families and 1.6% 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 Loddon (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,319 81.6 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,065 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas), 3,319 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Loddon (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,089 93.1 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 18 0.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 69 2.1 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 126 3.8 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 17 0.5 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.1% were separate houses, 0.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 3.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Loddon (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,950 58.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 579 17.4 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 451 13.6 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 203 6.1 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 132 4.0 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas), 58.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 17.4% were being purchased and 13.6% were rented.

Landlord type Loddon (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 51 11.3 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 55 12.2 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 341 75.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 14 3.1 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 11.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 75.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Loddon (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,247 67.7 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 905 27.3 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 69 2.1 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Loddon (S) (Local Government Areas), 67.7% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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