2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Skye

Code SSC42536 (SSC)
People 281
Male 142
Female 139
Australian citizenship 240
People born overseas 98
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 91
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 110
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Skye % Australia %
Total 281 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 142 50.5 9,270,466 49.4
Female 139 49.5 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 281 people were counted in Skye (State Suburbs): of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Skye % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 8.9 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 27 9.6 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 27 9.6 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 109 38.8 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 50 17.8 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 36 12.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Skye (State Suburbs) there were 52 children aged 0-14 years and 86 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Skye % Australia %
Australian citizenship 240 85.4 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 98 34.9 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 1.4 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Skye (State Suburbs), 240 people were Australian citizens, 98 were born overseas and 4 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Skye % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 151 68.0 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 21 9.5 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 15 6.8 919,904 6.2
Never married 49 22.1 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Skye (State Suburbs), 68.0% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.5% were separated or divorced, 6.8% were widowed and 22.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Skye % Australia %
Australia 168 59.8 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Skye % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Skye % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 105 63.6 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 47 28.5 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 6 3.6 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 7 4.2 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 63 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 165 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 165 people aged 15 years and over in Skye (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.6% worked full-time, 28.5% worked part-time, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.2% were unemployed. 63 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Skye % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 49.5 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 40 44.0 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 3 3.3 762,632 15.4
Other family 3 3.3 88,864 1.8
Total families 91 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Skye (State Suburbs), 91 families were counted: of these, 49.5% were couple families without children, 44.0% were couple families with children, 3.3% were one parent families and 3.3% 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 Skye % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 105 95.5 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 110 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Skye (State Suburbs), 105 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Skye % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 105 100.0 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 923,139 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 Skye (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Skye % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 67 63.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 31 29.5 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 4 3.8 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 0 0.0 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 3 2.9 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Skye (State Suburbs), 63.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.5% were being purchased and 3.8% were rented.

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

On Census Night 2001 in Skye (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 0.0% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Skye % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 89 84.8 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 12 11.4 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Skye (State Suburbs), 84.8% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 11.4% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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