2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Mildura (RC)

Code LGA24780 (LGA)
People 48,201
Male 23,823
Female 24,378
Australian citizenship 44,972
People born overseas 4,507
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 185
Families 12,828
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 19,746
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Total 48,201 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 23,823 49.4 9,270,466 49.4
Female 24,378 50.6 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,107 2.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 48,201 people were counted in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Of the total population 2.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mildura (RC) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3,668 7.6 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 7,695 16.0 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 5,737 11.9 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 19,955 41.4 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 4,505 9.3 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 6,641 13.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas) there were 11,363 children aged 0-14 years and 11,146 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 44,972 93.3 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 4,507 9.4 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 185 0.4 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas), 44,972 people were Australian citizens, 4,507 were born overseas and 185 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mildura (RC) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 20,215 54.9 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 3,828 10.4 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 2,577 7.0 919,904 6.2
Never married 10,227 27.8 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas), 54.9% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 10.4% were separated or divorced, 7.0% were widowed and 27.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Australia 41,217 85.5 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Mildura (RC) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Mildura (RC) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Mildura (RC) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 13,506 61.0 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 6,383 28.8 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 772 3.5 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 1,464 6.6 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 13,291 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 22,125 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 22,125 people aged 15 years and over in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 61.0% worked full-time, 28.8% worked part-time, 3.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.6% were unemployed. 13,291 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,833 37.7 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 5,902 46.0 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 1,942 15.1 762,632 15.4
Other family 151 1.2 88,864 1.8
Total families 12,828 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas), 12,828 families were counted: of these, 37.7% were couple families without children, 46.0% were couple families with children, 15.1% 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 Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 18,155 91.9 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 19,746 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas), 18,155 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 14,823 81.6 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 522 2.9 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,762 9.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 899 5.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 149 0.8 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas), 81.6% were separate houses, 2.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.7% were flats, units or apartments and 5.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 7,524 41.4 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 4,539 25.0 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 4,751 26.2 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 628 3.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 715 3.9 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas), 41.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.0% were being purchased and 26.2% were rented.

Landlord type Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 1,803 37.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 937 19.7 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 1,931 40.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 79 1.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 37.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 19.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 40.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Mildura (RC) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 12,717 70.0 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 4,214 23.2 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 476 2.6 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Mildura (RC) (Local Government Areas), 70.0% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.6% 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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