2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Nimbin (L)

Code UCL160600 (UCL)
People 321
Male 153
Female 168
Australian citizenship 273
People born overseas 53
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 71
Families 76
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 169
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Total 321 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 153 47.7 9,270,466 49.4
Female 168 52.3 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 17 5.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 321 people were counted in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Of the total population 5.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Nimbin (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 15 4.7 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 52 16.2 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 68 21.2 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 151 47.0 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 33 10.3 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 37 11.5 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) there were 67 children aged 0-14 years and 70 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 273 85.0 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 53 16.5 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 71 18.1 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 273 people were Australian citizens, 53 were born overseas and 71 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Nimbin (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 20.8 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 54 18.7 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 14 4.8 919,904 6.2
Never married 120 41.5 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.8% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 18.7% were separated or divorced, 4.8% were widowed and 41.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Australia 225 70.1 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Nimbin (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Nimbin (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Nimbin (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 38 34.5 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 31 28.2 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 41 37.3 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 125 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 110 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 110 people aged 15 years and over in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 34.5% worked full-time, 28.2% worked part-time, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 37.3% were unemployed. 125 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 20 26.3 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 22 28.9 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 31 40.8 762,632 15.4
Other family 3 3.9 88,864 1.8
Total families 76 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 76 families were counted: of these, 26.3% were couple families without children, 28.9% were couple families with children, 40.8% were one parent families and 3.9% 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 Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 150 88.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 169 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 150 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 106 70.7 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 19 12.7 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 10 6.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 15 10.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 70.7% were separate houses, 12.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.7% were flats, units or apartments and 10.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 39 26.0 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 22 14.7 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 62 41.3 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 4 2.7 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 17 11.3 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 14.7% were being purchased and 41.3% were rented.

Landlord type Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 21 33.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 5 8.1 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 34 54.8 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 33.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 8.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 54.8% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Nimbin (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 71 47.3 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 51 34.0 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 13 8.7 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Nimbin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 47.3% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 34.0% were single (or lone) person households and 8.7% 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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