2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Croydon

Code SSC41306 (SSC)
People 1,352
Male 669
Female 683
Australian citizenship 1,193
People born overseas 357
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 364
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 591
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Croydon % Australia %
Total 1,352 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 669 49.5 9,270,466 49.4
Female 683 50.5 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 37 2.7 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 1,352 people were counted in Croydon (State Suburbs): of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Of the total population 2.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Croydon % Australia %
People
0-4 years 88 6.5 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 145 10.7 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 167 12.4 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 660 48.8 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 116 8.6 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 174 12.9 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Croydon (State Suburbs) there were 233 children aged 0-14 years and 290 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Croydon % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,193 88.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 357 26.4 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 0.7 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Croydon (State Suburbs), 1,193 people were Australian citizens, 357 were born overseas and 9 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Croydon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 527 47.2 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 120 10.7 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 67 6.0 919,904 6.2
Never married 409 36.6 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Croydon (State Suburbs), 47.2% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 10.7% were separated or divorced, 6.0% were widowed and 36.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Croydon % Australia %
Australia 916 67.8 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Croydon % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Croydon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 383 58.9 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 191 29.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 14 2.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 62 9.5 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 426 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 650 -- 8,959,315 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 650 people aged 15 years and over in Croydon (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.9% worked full-time, 29.4% worked part-time, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.5% were unemployed. 426 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Croydon % Australia %
Couple family without children 127 34.9 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 162 44.5 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 67 18.4 762,632 15.4
Other family 8 2.2 88,864 1.8
Total families 364 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Croydon (State Suburbs), 364 families were counted: of these, 34.9% were couple families without children, 44.5% were couple families with children, 18.4% were one parent families and 2.2% 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 Croydon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 550 93.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 591 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Croydon (State Suburbs), 550 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Croydon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 449 81.6 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 43 7.8 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 37 6.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 8 1.5 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 13 2.4 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Croydon (State Suburbs), 81.6% were separate houses, 7.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.7% were flats, units or apartments and 1.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Croydon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 232 42.2 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 150 27.3 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 128 23.3 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 14 2.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 21 3.8 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Croydon (State Suburbs), 42.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.3% were being purchased and 23.3% were rented.

Landlord type Croydon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 36 28.1 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 28 21.9 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 67 52.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 2.3 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Croydon (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 28.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 21.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 52.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Croydon % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 359 65.3 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 142 25.8 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 29 5.3 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Croydon (State Suburbs), 65.3% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.8% were single (or lone) person households and 5.3% 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

Back to Top