2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Burton

Code SSC41201 (SSC)
People 3,412
Male 1,716
Female 1,696
Australian citizenship 3,066
People born overseas 975
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 883
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,071
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Burton % Australia %
Total 3,412 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 1,716 50.3 9,270,466 49.4
Female 1,696 49.7 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 0.7 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 3,412 people were counted in Burton (State Suburbs): of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Burton % Australia %
People
0-4 years 319 9.3 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 742 21.7 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 530 15.5 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 1,534 45.0 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 144 4.2 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 135 4.0 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Burton (State Suburbs) there were 1,061 children aged 0-14 years and 279 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Burton % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,066 89.9 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 975 28.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.1 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Burton (State Suburbs), 3,066 people were Australian citizens, 975 were born overseas and 3 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Burton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,173 50.1 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 299 12.8 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 60 2.6 919,904 6.2
Never married 820 35.0 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Burton (State Suburbs), 50.1% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 12.8% were separated or divorced, 2.6% were widowed and 35.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Burton % Australia %
Australia 2,263 66.3 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Burton % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Burton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 768 54.4 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 407 28.8 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 45 3.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 192 13.6 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 865 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,412 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 1,412 people aged 15 years and over in Burton (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 54.4% worked full-time, 28.8% worked part-time, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 13.6% were unemployed. 865 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Burton % Australia %
Couple family without children 181 20.5 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 501 56.7 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 193 21.9 762,632 15.4
Other family 8 0.9 88,864 1.8
Total families 883 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Burton (State Suburbs), 883 families were counted: of these, 20.5% were couple families without children, 56.7% were couple families with children, 21.9% were one parent families and 0.9% 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 Burton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,041 97.2 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,071 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Burton (State Suburbs), 1,041 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Burton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,035 99.4 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.3 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.3 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Burton (State Suburbs), 99.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Burton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 260 25.0 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 584 56.1 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 132 12.7 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 22 2.1 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 48 4.6 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Burton (State Suburbs), 25.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 56.1% were being purchased and 12.7% were rented.

Landlord type Burton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 54 40.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 3 2.3 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 73 55.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 2.3 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Burton (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 40.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 55.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Burton % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 866 83.2 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 126 12.1 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 26 2.5 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Burton (State Suburbs), 83.2% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 12.1% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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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