2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Mortlake (L)

Code UCL235000 (UCL)
People 941
Male 465
Female 476
Australian citizenship 883
People born overseas 46
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 275
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 501
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mortlake (L) % Australia %
Total 941 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 465 49.4 9,270,466 49.4
Female 476 50.6 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 1.4 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 941 people were counted in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Of the total population 1.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mortlake (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 39 4.1 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 134 14.2 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 87 9.2 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 339 36.0 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 135 14.3 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 201 21.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) there were 173 children aged 0-14 years and 336 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Mortlake (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 883 93.8 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 46 4.9 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 883 people were Australian citizens, 46 were born overseas and 0 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mortlake (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 401 52.6 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 83 10.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 89 11.7 919,904 6.2
Never married 188 24.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 52.6% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 10.9% were separated or divorced, 11.7% were widowed and 24.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mortlake (L) % Australia %
Australia 846 89.9 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mortlake (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 197 49.7 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 144 36.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 20 5.1 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 35 8.8 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 341 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 396 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 396 people aged 15 years and over in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 49.7% worked full-time, 36.4% worked part-time, 5.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.8% were unemployed. 341 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Mortlake (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 130 47.3 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 94 34.2 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 48 17.5 762,632 15.4
Other family 3 1.1 88,864 1.8
Total families 275 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 275 families were counted: of these, 47.3% were couple families without children, 34.2% were couple families with children, 17.5% were one parent families and 1.1% 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 Mortlake (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 440 87.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 501 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 440 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Mortlake (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 415 94.3 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 1.1 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 11 2.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 6 1.4 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.7 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.3% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mortlake (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 234 53.2 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 106 24.1 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 73 16.6 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 11 2.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 16 3.6 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 53.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.1% were being purchased and 16.6% were rented.

Landlord type Mortlake (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 4.1 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 71 97.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 4.1 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 4.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 97.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Mortlake (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 271 61.6 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 157 35.7 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 5 1.1 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Mortlake (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 61.6% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 35.7% were single (or lone) person households and 1.1% 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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