2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Mornington (S)

Code LGA35250 (LGA)
People 934
Male 480
Female 454
Australian citizenship 934
People born overseas 19
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 207
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 224
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mornington (S) % Australia %
Total 934 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 480 51.4 9,270,466 49.4
Female 454 48.6 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 824 88.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 934 people were counted in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Of the total population 88.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mornington (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 124 13.3 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 150 16.1 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 188 20.1 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 384 41.1 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 60 6.4 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 36 3.9 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) there were 274 children aged 0-14 years and 96 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Mornington (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 934 100.0 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 19 2.0 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 934 people were Australian citizens, 19 were born overseas and 0 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mornington (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 134 20.1 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 45 6.7 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 29 4.3 919,904 6.2
Never married 465 69.6 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 20.1% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 6.7% were separated or divorced, 4.3% were widowed and 69.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mornington (S) % Australia %
Australia 919 98.4 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mornington (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 129 33.8 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 238 62.3 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 6 1.6 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 9 2.4 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 276 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 382 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 382 people aged 15 years and over in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 33.8% worked full-time, 62.3% worked part-time, 1.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.4% were unemployed. 276 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Mornington (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 36 17.4 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 83 40.1 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 75 36.2 762,632 15.4
Other family 13 6.3 88,864 1.8
Total families 207 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 207 families were counted: of these, 17.4% were couple families without children, 40.1% were couple families with children, 36.2% were one parent families and 6.3% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | household type

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Mornington (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 185 82.6 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 224 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 185 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Mornington (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 177 95.7 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 5 2.7 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 1.6 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 95.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mornington (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 0 0.0 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 0.0 0.0 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 99 53.5 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 80 43.2 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 6 3.2 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 0.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 0.0% were being purchased and 53.5% were rented.

Landlord type Mornington (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 3 3.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 90 90.9 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 9 9.1 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 90.9% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Mornington (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 159 85.9 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 16 8.6 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 8 4.3 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 85.9% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 8.6% were single (or lone) person households and 4.3% 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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