2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Maribyrnong (C)

Code LGA24330 (LGA)
People 59,406
Male 29,658
Female 29,748
Australian citizenship 48,384
People born overseas 23,705
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 364
Families 14,626
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 26,069
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
Total 59,406 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 29,658 49.9 9,270,466 49.4
Female 29,748 50.1 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 239 0.4 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 59,406 people were counted in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3,820 6.4 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 6,229 10.5 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 7,985 13.4 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 28,243 47.5 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 4,619 7.8 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 8,510 14.3 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas) there were 10,049 children aged 0-14 years and 13,129 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 48,384 81.4 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 23,705 39.9 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 364 0.6 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas), 48,384 people were Australian citizens, 23,705 were born overseas and 364 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 20,779 42.1 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 6,003 12.2 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 3,745 7.6 919,904 6.2
Never married 18,829 38.1 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas), 42.1% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 12.2% were separated or divorced, 7.6% were widowed and 38.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
Australia 30,630 51.6 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 15,908 59.5 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 6,710 25.1 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 781 2.9 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 3,333 12.5 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 18,875 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 26,732 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 26,732 people aged 15 years and over in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 59.5% worked full-time, 25.1% worked part-time, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 12.5% were unemployed. 18,875 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,992 34.1 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 6,060 41.4 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 3,006 20.6 762,632 15.4
Other family 568 3.9 88,864 1.8
Total families 14,626 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas), 14,626 families were counted: of these, 34.1% were couple families without children, 41.4% were couple families with children, 20.6% were one parent families and 3.9% 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 Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 23,983 92.0 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 26,069 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas), 23,983 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 16,462 68.6 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,355 9.8 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4,657 19.4 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 188 0.8 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 321 1.3 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas), 68.6% were separate houses, 9.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 19.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 8,546 35.6 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 5,155 21.5 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 7,827 32.6 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 514 2.1 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 1,942 8.1 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas), 35.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.5% were being purchased and 32.6% were rented.

Landlord type Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3,661 46.8 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 1,524 19.5 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 2,526 32.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 121 1.5 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 46.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 19.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 32.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Maribyrnong (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 14,234 59.4 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 6,922 28.9 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 1,330 5.5 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Maribyrnong (C) (Local Government Areas), 59.4% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.9% were single (or lone) person households and 5.5% 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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