2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Kilkenny

Code SSC41861 (SSC)
People 1,392
Male 685
Female 707
Australian citizenship 1,211
People born overseas 510
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 358
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 596
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Kilkenny % Australia %
Total 1,392 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 685 49.2 9,270,466 49.4
Female 707 50.8 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 31 2.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 1,392 people were counted in Kilkenny (State Suburbs): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 2.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kilkenny % Australia %
People
0-4 years 84 6.0 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 152 10.9 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 201 14.4 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 603 43.3 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 106 7.6 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 239 17.2 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Kilkenny (State Suburbs) there were 236 children aged 0-14 years and 345 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Kilkenny % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,211 87.0 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 510 36.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.2 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 1,211 people were Australian citizens, 510 were born overseas and 3 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kilkenny % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 561 48.8 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 114 9.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 85 7.4 919,904 6.2
Never married 401 34.9 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 48.8% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.9% were separated or divorced, 7.4% were widowed and 34.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kilkenny % Australia %
Australia 790 56.8 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kilkenny % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kilkenny % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 322 55.1 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 169 28.9 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 19 3.3 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 74 12.7 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 501 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 584 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 584 people aged 15 years and over in Kilkenny (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 55.1% worked full-time, 28.9% worked part-time, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 12.7% were unemployed. 501 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Kilkenny % Australia %
Couple family without children 126 35.2 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 171 47.8 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 49 13.7 762,632 15.4
Other family 12 3.4 88,864 1.8
Total families 358 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 358 families were counted: of these, 35.2% were couple families without children, 47.8% were couple families with children, 13.7% were one parent families and 3.4% 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 Kilkenny % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 554 93.0 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 596 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 554 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Kilkenny % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 454 81.9 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 48 8.7 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 47 8.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 5 0.9 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 81.9% were separate houses, 8.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kilkenny % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 240 43.3 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 119 21.5 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 150 27.1 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 13 2.3 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 33 6.0 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 43.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.5% were being purchased and 27.1% were rented.

Landlord type Kilkenny % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 24 16.0 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 24 16.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 92 61.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 9 6.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 16.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Kilkenny % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 351 63.4 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 159 28.7 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 23 4.2 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 63.4% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.7% 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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