2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Stonnington (C)

Code LGA26350 (LGA)
People 86,090
Male 40,982
Female 45,108
Australian citizenship 71,095
People born overseas 22,992
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 1,322
Families 20,255
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 43,969
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Stonnington (C) % Australia %
Total 86,090 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 40,982 47.6 9,270,466 49.4
Female 45,108 52.4 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 147 0.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 86,090 people were counted in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Stonnington (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 4,060 4.7 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 7,732 9.0 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 12,893 15.0 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 41,480 48.2 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 8,063 9.4 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 11,862 13.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas) there were 11,792 children aged 0-14 years and 19,925 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Stonnington (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 71,095 82.6 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 22,992 26.7 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 1,322 1.5 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas), 71,095 people were Australian citizens, 22,992 were born overseas and 1,322 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Stonnington (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 30,337 40.8 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 7,267 9.8 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 4,522 6.1 919,904 6.2
Never married 32,170 43.3 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas), 40.8% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.8% were separated or divorced, 6.1% were widowed and 43.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Stonnington (C) % Australia %
Australia 56,526 65.7 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Stonnington (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 30,834 64.4 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 13,549 28.3 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 1,063 2.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 2,422 5.1 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 21,802 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 47,868 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 47,868 people aged 15 years and over in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.4% worked full-time, 28.3% worked part-time, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.1% were unemployed. 21,802 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Stonnington (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 8,850 43.7 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 8,069 39.8 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 2,414 11.9 762,632 15.4
Other family 922 4.6 88,864 1.8
Total families 20,255 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas), 20,255 families were counted: of these, 43.7% were couple families without children, 39.8% were couple families with children, 11.9% were one parent families and 4.6% 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 Stonnington (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 39,791 90.5 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 43,969 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas), 39,791 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Stonnington (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 14,826 37.3 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7,258 18.2 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 17,068 42.9 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 272 0.7 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 367 0.9 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas), 37.3% were separate houses, 18.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 42.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Stonnington (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 14,174 35.6 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 6,309 15.9 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 15,212 38.2 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 1,000 2.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 3,098 7.8 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas), 35.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 15.9% were being purchased and 38.2% were rented.

Landlord type Stonnington (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 9,177 60.3 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 1,266 8.3 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 4,619 30.4 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 150 1.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 60.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 8.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 30.4% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Stonnington (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 20,120 50.6 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 13,150 33.0 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 3,259 8.2 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Stonnington (C) (Local Government Areas), 50.6% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 33.0% were single (or lone) person households and 8.2% 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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