2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Thorngate

Code SSC42646 (SSC)
People 177
Male 76
Female 101
Australian citizenship 164
People born overseas 19
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 46
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 68
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Thorngate % Australia %
Total 177 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 76 42.9 9,270,466 49.4
Female 101 57.1 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 177 people were counted in Thorngate (State Suburbs): of these 42.9% were male and 57.1% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Thorngate % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 5.1 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 41 23.2 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 18 10.2 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 89 50.3 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 15 8.5 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 21 11.9 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Thorngate (State Suburbs) there were 50 children aged 0-14 years and 36 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Thorngate % Australia %
Australian citizenship 164 92.7 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 19 10.7 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Thorngate (State Suburbs), 164 people were Australian citizens, 19 were born overseas and 0 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Thorngate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 73 51.0 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 3 2.1 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 7 4.9 919,904 6.2
Never married 41 28.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Thorngate (State Suburbs), 51.0% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 2.1% were separated or divorced, 4.9% were widowed and 28.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Thorngate % Australia %
Australia 150 84.7 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Thorngate % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Thorngate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 49 53.8 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 32 35.2 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 7 7.7 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 3 3.3 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 41 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 91 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 91 people aged 15 years and over in Thorngate (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 53.8% worked full-time, 35.2% worked part-time, 7.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.3% were unemployed. 41 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Thorngate % Australia %
Couple family without children 9 19.6 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 34 73.9 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 3 6.5 762,632 15.4
Other family 0 0.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 46 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Thorngate (State Suburbs), 46 families were counted: of these, 19.6% were couple families without children, 73.9% were couple families with children, 6.5% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Thorngate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 59 86.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 68 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Thorngate (State Suburbs), 59 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Thorngate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 54 91.5 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 5 8.5 923,139 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 Thorngate (State Suburbs), 91.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Thorngate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 37 62.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 14 23.7 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 4 6.8 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 3 5.1 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 3 5.1 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Thorngate (State Suburbs), 62.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 23.7% were being purchased and 6.8% were rented.

Landlord type Thorngate % 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 6 150.0 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Thorngate (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 150.0% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Thorngate % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 46 78.0 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 13 22.0 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Thorngate (State Suburbs), 78.0% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.0% 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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