2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Ridleyton

Code SSC42396 (SSC)
People 761
Male 340
Female 421
Australian citizenship 668
People born overseas 228
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 199
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 400
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Ridleyton % Australia %
Total 761 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 340 44.7 9,270,466 49.4
Female 421 55.3 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 761 people were counted in Ridleyton (State Suburbs): of these 44.7% were male and 55.3% were female. Of the total population 1.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Ridleyton % Australia %
People
0-4 years 46 6.0 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 76 10.0 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 96 12.6 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 366 48.1 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 67 8.8 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 113 14.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ridleyton (State Suburbs) there were 122 children aged 0-14 years and 180 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Ridleyton % Australia %
Australian citizenship 668 87.8 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 228 30.0 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Ridleyton (State Suburbs), 668 people were Australian citizens, 228 were born overseas and 0 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Ridleyton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 242 37.7 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 91 14.2 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 57 8.9 919,904 6.2
Never married 238 37.1 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ridleyton (State Suburbs), 37.7% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 14.2% were separated or divorced, 8.9% were widowed and 37.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Ridleyton % Australia %
Australia 487 64.0 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Ridleyton % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ridleyton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 200 54.1 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 120 32.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 9 2.4 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 41 11.1 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 238 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 370 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 370 people aged 15 years and over in Ridleyton (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 54.1% worked full-time, 32.4% worked part-time, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 11.1% were unemployed. 238 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Ridleyton % Australia %
Couple family without children 66 33.2 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 75 37.7 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 50 25.1 762,632 15.4
Other family 8 4.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 199 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ridleyton (State Suburbs), 199 families were counted: of these, 33.2% were couple families without children, 37.7% were couple families with children, 25.1% were one parent families and 4.0% 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 Ridleyton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 379 94.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 400 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ridleyton (State Suburbs), 379 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Ridleyton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 170 44.9 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 160 42.2 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 49 12.9 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Ridleyton (State Suburbs), 44.9% were separate houses, 42.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Ridleyton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 84 22.2 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 84 22.2 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 191 50.4 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 3 0.8 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 14 3.7 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ridleyton (State Suburbs), 22.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 22.2% were being purchased and 50.4% were rented.

Landlord type Ridleyton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 29 15.2 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 96 50.3 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 66 34.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 1.6 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Ridleyton (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 15.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 50.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 34.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Ridleyton % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 194 51.2 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 153 40.4 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 20 5.3 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ridleyton (State Suburbs), 51.2% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 40.4% 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

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