2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Narrogin

Code UCL520600 (UCL)
People 4,419
Male 2,111
Female 2,308
Australian citizenship 4,104
People born overseas 557
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11
Families 1,083
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,824
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Narrogin % Australia %
Total 4,419 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 2,111 47.8 9,270,466 49.4
Female 2,308 52.2 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 280 6.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 4,419 people were counted in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Of the total population 6.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Narrogin % Australia %
People
0-4 years 346 7.8 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 759 17.2 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 673 15.2 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 1,752 39.6 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 349 7.9 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 545 12.3 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities) there were 1,105 children aged 0-14 years and 894 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Narrogin % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,104 92.9 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 557 12.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11 0.2 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities), 4,104 people were Australian citizens, 557 were born overseas and 11 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Narrogin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,645 49.6 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 318 9.6 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 261 7.9 919,904 6.2
Never married 1,101 33.2 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities), 49.6% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.6% were separated or divorced, 7.9% were widowed and 33.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Narrogin % Australia %
Australia 3,691 83.5 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Narrogin % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Narrogin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,204 60.5 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 629 31.6 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 51 2.6 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 106 5.3 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 1,240 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,990 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 1,990 people aged 15 years and over in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 60.5% worked full-time, 31.6% worked part-time, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.3% were unemployed. 1,240 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Narrogin % Australia %
Couple family without children 419 38.7 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 499 46.1 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 152 14.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 13 1.2 88,864 1.8
Total families 1,083 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities), 1,083 families were counted: of these, 38.7% were couple families without children, 46.1% were couple families with children, 14.0% were one parent families and 1.2% 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 Narrogin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,587 87.0 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,824 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities), 1,587 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Narrogin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,399 88.2 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 83 5.2 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 85 5.4 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 20 1.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.2% were separate houses, 5.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Narrogin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 565 35.6 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 468 29.5 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 477 30.1 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 39 2.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 40 2.5 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.5% were being purchased and 30.1% were rented.

Landlord type Narrogin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 71 14.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 152 31.9 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 255 53.5 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 0.6 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 14.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 31.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 53.5% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Narrogin % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,077 67.9 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 418 26.3 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 55 3.5 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Narrogin (Urban Centres and Localities), 67.9% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.3% were single (or lone) person households and 3.5% 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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