2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Ovingham

Code SSC42226 (SSC)
People 679
Male 357
Female 322
Australian citizenship 564
People born overseas 181
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7
Families 163
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 377
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Ovingham % Australia %
Total 679 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 357 52.6 9,270,466 49.4
Female 322 47.4 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 0.7 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 679 people were counted in Ovingham (State Suburbs): of these 52.6% were male and 47.4% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Ovingham % Australia %
People
0-4 years 28 4.1 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 41 6.0 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 84 12.4 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 381 56.1 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 40 5.9 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 80 11.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ovingham (State Suburbs) there were 69 children aged 0-14 years and 120 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Ovingham % Australia %
Australian citizenship 564 83.1 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 181 26.7 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7 1.0 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Ovingham (State Suburbs), 564 people were Australian citizens, 181 were born overseas and 7 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Ovingham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 171 29.2 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 118 20.2 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 19 3.2 919,904 6.2
Never married 290 49.6 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ovingham (State Suburbs), 29.2% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 20.2% were separated or divorced, 3.2% were widowed and 49.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Ovingham % Australia %
Australia 444 65.4 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Ovingham % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ovingham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 198 56.6 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 108 30.9 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 7 2.0 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 37 10.6 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 220 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 350 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 350 people aged 15 years and over in Ovingham (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.6% worked full-time, 30.9% worked part-time, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 10.6% were unemployed. 220 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Ovingham % Australia %
Couple family without children 80 49.1 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 46 28.2 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 31 19.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 6 3.7 88,864 1.8
Total families 163 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ovingham (State Suburbs), 163 families were counted: of these, 49.1% were couple families without children, 28.2% were couple families with children, 19.0% were one parent families and 3.7% 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 Ovingham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 352 93.4 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 377 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ovingham (State Suburbs), 352 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Ovingham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 164 46.6 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 106 30.1 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 79 22.4 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.9 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Ovingham (State Suburbs), 46.6% were separate houses, 30.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 22.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Ovingham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 80 22.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 81 23.0 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 165 46.9 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 5 1.4 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 21 6.0 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ovingham (State Suburbs), 22.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 23.0% were being purchased and 46.9% were rented.

Landlord type Ovingham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 42 25.5 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 57 34.5 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 65 39.4 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Ovingham (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 25.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 34.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 39.4% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Ovingham % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 166 47.2 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 139 39.5 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 29 8.2 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ovingham (State Suburbs), 47.2% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 39.5% were single (or lone) person households and 8.2% 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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