2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Skipton (L)

Code UCL248600 (UCL)
People 460
Male 222
Female 238
Australian citizenship 409
People born overseas 35
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 130
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 248
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Skipton (L) % Australia %
Total 460 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 222 48.3 9,270,466 49.4
Female 238 51.7 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.9 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 460 people were counted in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Of the total population 0.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Skipton (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 19 4.1 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 63 13.7 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 18 3.9 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 163 35.4 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 59 12.8 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 118 25.7 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) there were 82 children aged 0-14 years and 177 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Skipton (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 409 88.9 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 35 7.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.6 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 409 people were Australian citizens, 35 were born overseas and 3 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Skipton (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 218 60.9 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 40 11.2 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 42 11.7 919,904 6.2
Never married 73 20.4 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 60.9% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 11.2% were separated or divorced, 11.7% were widowed and 20.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Skipton (L) % Australia %
Australia 389 84.6 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Skipton (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 74 47.7 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 65 41.9 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 5 3.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 11 7.1 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 188 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 155 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 155 people aged 15 years and over in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 47.7% worked full-time, 41.9% worked part-time, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.1% were unemployed. 188 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Skipton (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 68 52.3 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 46 35.4 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 16 12.3 762,632 15.4
Other family 0 0.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 130 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 130 families were counted: of these, 52.3% were couple families without children, 35.4% were couple families with children, 12.3% 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 Skipton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 196 79.0 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 248 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 196 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Skipton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 183 93.4 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 7 3.6 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 1.5 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.4% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Skipton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 123 62.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 42 21.4 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 18 9.2 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 9 4.6 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 4 2.0 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.4% were being purchased and 9.2% were rented.

Landlord type Skipton (L) % 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 3 16.7 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 17 94.4 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 16.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 94.4% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Skipton (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 130 66.3 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 59 30.1 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 3 1.5 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Skipton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 66.3% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.1% were single (or lone) person households and 1.5% 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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