2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Cheltenham

Code SSC41216 (SSC)
People 2,043
Male 1,013
Female 1,030
Australian citizenship 1,925
People born overseas 413
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 556
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 902
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Cheltenham % Australia %
Total 2,043 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 1,013 49.6 9,270,466 49.4
Female 1,030 50.4 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 1.9 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 2,043 people were counted in Cheltenham (State Suburbs): of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Of the total population 1.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Cheltenham % Australia %
People
0-4 years 116 5.7 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 282 13.8 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 207 10.1 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 928 45.4 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 182 8.9 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 335 16.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Cheltenham (State Suburbs) there were 398 children aged 0-14 years and 517 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Cheltenham % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,925 94.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 413 20.2 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.1 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Cheltenham (State Suburbs), 1,925 people were Australian citizens, 413 were born overseas and 3 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Cheltenham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 811 49.1 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 188 11.4 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 134 8.1 919,904 6.2
Never married 523 31.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Cheltenham (State Suburbs), 49.1% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 11.4% were separated or divorced, 8.1% were widowed and 31.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Cheltenham % Australia %
Australia 1,570 76.8 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Cheltenham % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cheltenham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 553 59.3 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 269 28.8 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 31 3.3 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 80 8.6 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 669 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 933 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 933 people aged 15 years and over in Cheltenham (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.3% worked full-time, 28.8% worked part-time, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.6% were unemployed. 669 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Cheltenham % Australia %
Couple family without children 207 37.2 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 259 46.6 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 77 13.8 762,632 15.4
Other family 13 2.3 88,864 1.8
Total families 556 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Cheltenham (State Suburbs), 556 families were counted: of these, 37.2% were couple families without children, 46.6% were couple families with children, 13.8% were one parent families and 2.3% 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 Cheltenham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 844 93.6 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 902 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Cheltenham (State Suburbs), 844 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Cheltenham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 709 84.0 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 51 6.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 81 9.6 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 3 0.4 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Cheltenham (State Suburbs), 84.0% were separate houses, 6.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Cheltenham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 374 44.3 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 266 31.5 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 160 19.0 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 17 2.0 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 27 3.2 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Cheltenham (State Suburbs), 44.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.5% were being purchased and 19.0% were rented.

Landlord type Cheltenham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 25 15.6 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 56 35.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 85 53.1 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Cheltenham (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 15.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 35.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 53.1% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Cheltenham % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 551 65.3 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 268 31.8 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 16 1.9 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Cheltenham (State Suburbs), 65.3% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 31.8% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% 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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