2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Nillumbik (S)

Code LGA25710 (LGA)
People 57,932
Male 28,654
Female 29,278
Australian citizenship 53,794
People born overseas 8,162
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 229
Families 15,806
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 19,254
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
Total 57,932 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 28,654 49.5 9,270,466 49.4
Female 29,278 50.5 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 133 0.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 57,932 people were counted in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 4,175 7.2 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 10,310 17.8 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 8,669 15.0 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 27,012 46.6 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 4,509 7.8 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 3,256 5.6 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas) there were 14,485 children aged 0-14 years and 7,765 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 53,794 92.9 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 8,162 14.1 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 229 0.4 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas), 53,794 people were Australian citizens, 8,162 were born overseas and 229 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 25,769 59.3 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 3,375 7.8 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 1,393 3.2 919,904 6.2
Never married 12,912 29.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas), 59.3% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 7.8% were separated or divorced, 3.2% were widowed and 29.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
Australia 47,563 82.1 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 19,115 59.7 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 10,855 33.9 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 808 2.5 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 1,214 3.8 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 10,585 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 31,992 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 31,992 people aged 15 years and over in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 59.7% worked full-time, 33.9% worked part-time, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.8% were unemployed. 10,585 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 3,824 24.2 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 10,262 64.9 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 1,618 10.2 762,632 15.4
Other family 102 0.6 88,864 1.8
Total families 15,806 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas), 15,806 families were counted: of these, 24.2% were couple families without children, 64.9% were couple families with children, 10.2% were one parent families and 0.6% 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 Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 18,500 96.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 19,254 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas), 18,500 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 17,248 93.2 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 245 1.3 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 874 4.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 64 0.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 69 0.4 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.2% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 7,963 43.0 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 7,966 43.1 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,689 9.1 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 350 1.9 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 535 2.9 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas), 43.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 43.1% were being purchased and 9.1% were rented.

Landlord type Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 718 42.5 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 104 6.2 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 849 50.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 20 1.2 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 42.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 6.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 50.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Nillumbik (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 15,656 84.6 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 2,226 12.0 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 262 1.4 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Nillumbik (S) (Local Government Areas), 84.6% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 12.0% were single (or lone) person households and 1.4% 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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