2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Epping

Code SSC11876 (SSC)
People 18,065
Male 8,664
Female 9,401
Australian citizenship 15,140
People born overseas 6,567
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 282
Families 4,979
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 7,118
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Epping % Australia %
Total 18,065 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 8,664 48.0 9,270,466 49.4
Female 9,401 52.0 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 33 0.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 18,065 people were counted in Epping (State Suburbs): of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Epping % Australia %
People
0-4 years 973 5.4 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 2,296 12.7 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 2,983 16.5 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 7,840 43.4 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 1,514 8.4 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 2,458 13.6 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Epping (State Suburbs) there were 3,269 children aged 0-14 years and 3,972 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Epping % Australia %
Australian citizenship 15,140 83.8 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 6,567 36.4 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 282 1.5 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Epping (State Suburbs), 15,140 people were Australian citizens, 6,567 were born overseas and 282 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Epping % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 8,050 54.4 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 972 6.6 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 853 5.8 919,904 6.2
Never married 4,924 33.3 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Epping (State Suburbs), 54.4% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 6.6% were separated or divorced, 5.8% were widowed and 33.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Epping % Australia %
Australia 10,870 60.2 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Epping % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Epping % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Epping % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,863 62.9 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 2,813 30.2 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 222 2.4 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 425 4.6 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 5,119 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 9,323 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 9,323 people aged 15 years and over in Epping (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.9% worked full-time, 30.2% worked part-time, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.6% were unemployed. 5,119 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Epping % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Epping % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Epping % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,628 32.7 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 2,631 52.8 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 564 11.3 762,632 15.4
Other family 156 3.1 88,864 1.8
Total families 4,979 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Epping (State Suburbs), 4,979 families were counted: of these, 32.7% were couple families without children, 52.8% were couple families with children, 11.3% were one parent families and 3.1% 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 Epping % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 6,696 94.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 7,118 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Epping (State Suburbs), 6,696 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Epping % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,300 64.2 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 500 7.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,868 27.9 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 11 0.2 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 17 0.3 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Epping (State Suburbs), 64.2% were separate houses, 7.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 27.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Epping % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3,328 49.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,274 19.0 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,685 25.2 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 182 2.7 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 221 3.3 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Epping (State Suburbs), 49.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.0% were being purchased and 25.2% were rented.

Landlord type Epping % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 1,184 70.3 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 50 3.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 441 26.2 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 10 0.6 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Epping (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 70.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 26.2% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Epping % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 4,881 72.9 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 1,328 19.8 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 301 4.5 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Epping (State Suburbs), 72.9% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.8% were single (or lone) person households and 4.5% 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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