2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Floreat

Code SSC51466 (SSC)
People 6,953
Male 3,380
Female 3,573
Australian citizenship 6,373
People born overseas 1,574
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 77
Families 1,920
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,842
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Floreat % Australia %
Total 6,953 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 3,380 48.6 9,270,466 49.4
Female 3,573 51.4 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 0.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 6,953 people were counted in Floreat (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Floreat % Australia %
People
0-4 years 412 5.9 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 1,174 16.9 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 880 12.7 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 2,712 39.0 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 512 7.4 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,262 18.2 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Floreat (State Suburbs) there were 1,586 children aged 0-14 years and 1,774 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Floreat % Australia %
Australian citizenship 6,373 91.7 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 1,574 22.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 77 1.1 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Floreat (State Suburbs), 6,373 people were Australian citizens, 1,574 were born overseas and 77 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Floreat % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,193 59.5 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 324 6.0 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 454 8.5 919,904 6.2
Never married 1,403 26.1 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Floreat (State Suburbs), 59.5% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 6.0% were separated or divorced, 8.5% were widowed and 26.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Floreat % Australia %
Australia 5,181 74.5 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Floreat % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Floreat % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,850 57.3 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,176 36.5 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 72 2.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 128 4.0 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 2,038 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,226 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 3,226 people aged 15 years and over in Floreat (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.3% worked full-time, 36.5% worked part-time, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.0% were unemployed. 2,038 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Floreat % Australia %
Couple family without children 690 35.9 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,015 52.9 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 182 9.5 762,632 15.4
Other family 33 1.7 88,864 1.8
Total families 1,920 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Floreat (State Suburbs), 1,920 families were counted: of these, 35.9% were couple families without children, 52.9% were couple families with children, 9.5% were one parent families and 1.7% 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 Floreat % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,637 92.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,842 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Floreat (State Suburbs), 2,637 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Floreat % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,392 90.7 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 29 1.1 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 198 7.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 7 0.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 11 0.4 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Floreat (State Suburbs), 90.7% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Floreat % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,340 50.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 753 28.6 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 307 11.6 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 164 6.2 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 73 2.8 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Floreat (State Suburbs), 50.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 28.6% were being purchased and 11.6% were rented.

Landlord type Floreat % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 168 54.7 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 133 43.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 6 2.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Floreat (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 54.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 43.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Floreat % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,917 72.7 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 604 22.9 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 67 2.5 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Floreat (State Suburbs), 72.7% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.9% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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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