2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Pyrenees (S)

Code LGA25990 (LGA)
People 6,354
Male 3,311
Female 3,043
Australian citizenship 5,797
People born overseas 519
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8
Families 1,765
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,128
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
Total 6,354 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 3,311 52.1 9,270,466 49.4
Female 3,043 47.9 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 40 0.6 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 6,354 people were counted in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 52.1% were male and 47.9% were female. Of the total population 0.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 349 5.5 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 925 14.6 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 628 9.9 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 2,527 39.8 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 867 13.6 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,056 16.6 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) there were 1,274 children aged 0-14 years and 1,923 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,797 91.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 519 8.2 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8 0.1 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 5,797 people were Australian citizens, 519 were born overseas and 8 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,918 57.5 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 595 11.7 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 376 7.4 919,904 6.2
Never married 1,180 23.2 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 57.5% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 11.7% were separated or divorced, 7.4% were widowed and 23.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
Australia 5,448 85.7 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,561 59.5 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 745 28.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 107 4.1 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 210 8.0 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 2,216 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,623 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 2,623 people aged 15 years and over in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 59.5% worked full-time, 28.4% worked part-time, 4.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.0% were unemployed. 2,216 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 823 46.6 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 709 40.2 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 219 12.4 762,632 15.4
Other family 14 0.8 88,864 1.8
Total families 1,765 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 1,765 families were counted: of these, 46.6% were couple families without children, 40.2% were couple families with children, 12.4% were one parent families and 0.8% 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 Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,545 81.4 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,128 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 2,545 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,451 96.3 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14 0.6 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 16 0.6 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 44 1.7 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 20 0.8 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 96.3% were separate houses, 0.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 1.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,497 58.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 544 21.4 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 286 11.2 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 95 3.7 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 126 5.0 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 58.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.4% were being purchased and 11.2% were rented.

Landlord type Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 18 6.3 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 23 8.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 241 84.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 6.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 8.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 84.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Pyrenees (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,758 69.1 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 632 24.8 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 49 1.9 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 69.1% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.8% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% 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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