2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Northern Grampians (S)

Code LGA25810 (LGA)
People 12,616
Male 6,324
Female 6,292
Australian citizenship 11,889
People born overseas 659
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 84
Families 3,389
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 6,054
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
Total 12,616 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 6,324 50.1 9,270,466 49.4
Female 6,292 49.9 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 107 0.8 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 12,616 people were counted in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Of the total population 0.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 853 6.8 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 2,007 15.9 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 1,272 10.1 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 5,069 40.2 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 1,400 11.1 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 2,016 16.0 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas) there were 2,860 children aged 0-14 years and 3,416 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 11,889 94.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 659 5.2 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 84 0.7 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas), 11,889 people were Australian citizens, 659 were born overseas and 84 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,414 55.5 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 917 9.4 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 832 8.5 919,904 6.2
Never married 2,596 26.6 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas), 55.5% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.4% were separated or divorced, 8.5% were widowed and 26.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
Australia 11,330 89.8 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,386 60.7 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,686 30.2 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 160 2.9 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 343 6.2 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 3,788 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 5,575 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 5,575 people aged 15 years and over in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 60.7% worked full-time, 30.2% worked part-time, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.2% were unemployed. 3,788 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,438 42.4 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,473 43.5 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 440 13.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 38 1.1 88,864 1.8
Total families 3,389 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas), 3,389 families were counted: of these, 42.4% were couple families without children, 43.5% were couple families with children, 13.0% were one parent families and 1.1% 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 Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,134 84.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 6,054 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas), 5,134 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,467 87.0 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 80 1.6 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 365 7.1 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 202 3.9 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 20 0.4 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas), 87.0% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.1% were flats, units or apartments and 3.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,535 49.4 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,155 22.5 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 961 18.7 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 168 3.3 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 313 6.1 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas), 49.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 22.5% were being purchased and 18.7% were rented.

Landlord type Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 262 27.3 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 166 17.3 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 511 53.2 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 24 2.5 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 27.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 17.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 53.2% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Northern Grampians (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,378 65.8 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 1,282 25.0 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 113 2.2 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Northern Grampians (S) (Local Government Areas), 65.8% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.0% were single (or lone) person households and 2.2% 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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