2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Maroondah (C)

Code LGA24410 (LGA)
People 96,132
Male 46,599
Female 49,533
Australian citizenship 86,539
People born overseas 18,184
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 329
Families 26,324
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 38,108
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Maroondah (C) % Australia %
Total 96,132 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 46,599 48.5 9,270,466 49.4
Female 49,533 51.5 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 305 0.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 96,132 people were counted in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Maroondah (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6,595 6.9 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 13,567 14.1 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 13,201 13.7 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 42,556 44.3 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 8,662 9.0 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 11,551 12.0 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas) there were 20,162 children aged 0-14 years and 20,213 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Maroondah (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 86,539 90.0 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 18,184 18.9 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 329 0.3 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas), 86,539 people were Australian citizens, 18,184 were born overseas and 329 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Maroondah (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 39,705 52.3 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 8,426 11.1 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 4,803 6.3 919,904 6.2
Never married 23,037 30.3 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas), 52.3% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 11.1% were separated or divorced, 6.3% were widowed and 30.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Maroondah (C) % Australia %
Australia 73,862 76.8 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Maroondah (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 30,789 61.3 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 15,670 31.2 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 1,211 2.4 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 2,521 5.0 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 23,395 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 50,191 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 50,191 people aged 15 years and over in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 61.3% worked full-time, 31.2% worked part-time, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.0% were unemployed. 23,395 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Maroondah (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 8,714 33.1 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 13,141 49.9 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 4,037 15.3 762,632 15.4
Other family 432 1.6 88,864 1.8
Total families 26,324 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas), 26,324 families were counted: of these, 33.1% were couple families without children, 49.9% were couple families with children, 15.3% 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 Maroondah (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 36,023 94.5 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 38,108 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas), 36,023 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Maroondah (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 29,221 81.1 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4,335 12.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,213 6.1 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 94 0.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 160 0.4 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas), 81.1% were separate houses, 12.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Maroondah (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 14,671 40.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 12,861 35.7 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 6,661 18.5 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 579 1.6 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 1,250 3.5 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas), 40.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 35.7% were being purchased and 18.5% were rented.

Landlord type Maroondah (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3,604 54.1 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 702 10.5 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 2,272 34.1 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 89 1.3 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 54.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 10.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 34.1% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Maroondah (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 26,081 72.4 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 8,173 22.7 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 1,046 2.9 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Maroondah (C) (Local Government Areas), 72.4% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.7% were single (or lone) person households and 2.9% 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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