2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Terrigal

Code SSC15291 (SSC)
People 9,413
Male 4,637
Female 4,776
Australian citizenship 8,524
People born overseas 1,599
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 49
Families 2,624
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,599
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Terrigal % Australia %
Total 9,413 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 4,637 49.3 9,270,466 49.4
Female 4,776 50.7 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 71 0.8 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 9,413 people were counted in Terrigal (State Suburbs): of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Of the total population 0.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Terrigal % Australia %
People
0-4 years 534 5.7 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 1,304 13.9 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 1,210 12.9 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 3,925 41.7 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 1,035 11.0 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,406 14.9 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Terrigal (State Suburbs) there were 1,838 children aged 0-14 years and 2,441 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Terrigal % Australia %
Australian citizenship 8,524 90.6 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 1,599 17.0 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 49 0.5 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Terrigal (State Suburbs), 8,524 people were Australian citizens, 1,599 were born overseas and 49 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Terrigal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,106 54.2 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 934 12.3 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 465 6.1 919,904 6.2
Never married 2,077 27.4 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Terrigal (State Suburbs), 54.2% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 12.3% were separated or divorced, 6.1% were widowed and 27.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Terrigal % Australia %
Australia 7,363 78.2 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Terrigal % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Terrigal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,748 58.0 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,569 33.1 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 111 2.3 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 310 6.5 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 2,618 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 4,738 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 4,738 people aged 15 years and over in Terrigal (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.0% worked full-time, 33.1% worked part-time, 2.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.5% were unemployed. 2,618 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Terrigal % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,064 40.5 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,137 43.3 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 387 14.7 762,632 15.4
Other family 36 1.4 88,864 1.8
Total families 2,624 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Terrigal (State Suburbs), 2,624 families were counted: of these, 40.5% were couple families without children, 43.3% were couple families with children, 14.7% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Terrigal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,707 80.6 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,599 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Terrigal (State Suburbs), 3,707 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Terrigal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,634 71.1 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 457 12.3 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 287 7.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 313 8.4 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 16 0.4 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Terrigal (State Suburbs), 71.1% were separate houses, 12.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.7% were flats, units or apartments and 8.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Terrigal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,695 45.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 893 24.1 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 882 23.8 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 78 2.1 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 159 4.3 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Terrigal (State Suburbs), 45.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.1% were being purchased and 23.8% were rented.

Landlord type Terrigal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 555 62.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 21 2.4 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 296 33.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 10 1.1 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Terrigal (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 62.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 33.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Terrigal % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,581 69.6 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 840 22.7 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 154 4.2 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Terrigal (State Suburbs), 69.6% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.7% were single (or lone) person households and 4.2% 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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