2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Tasmania | Urban Centres and Localities

Ross (L)

Code UCL614400 (UCL)
People 272
Male 144
Female 128
Australian citizenship 240
People born overseas 32
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 76
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 140
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Ross (L) % Australia %
Total 272 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 144 52.9 9,270,466 49.4
Female 128 47.1 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.1 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 272 people were counted in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Ross (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 3.3 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 39 14.3 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 20 7.4 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 87 32.0 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 49 18.0 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 60 22.1 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) there were 48 children aged 0-14 years and 109 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Ross (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 240 88.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 32 11.8 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 240 people were Australian citizens, 32 were born overseas and 0 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Ross (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 133 61.6 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 42 19.4 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 25 11.6 919,904 6.2
Never married 48 22.2 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 61.6% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 19.4% were separated or divorced, 11.6% were widowed and 22.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Ross (L) % Australia %
Australia 215 79.0 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Ross (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 51 53.7 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 35 36.8 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 3 3.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 6 6.3 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 120 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 95 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 95 people aged 15 years and over in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 53.7% worked full-time, 36.8% worked part-time, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.3% were unemployed. 120 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Ross (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 59.2 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 19 25.0 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 12 15.8 762,632 15.4
Other family 0 0.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 76 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 76 families were counted: of these, 59.2% were couple families without children, 25.0% were couple families with children, 15.8% 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 Ross (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 121 86.4 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 140 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 121 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Ross (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 106 87.6 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 2.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 9 7.4 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 2.5 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.6% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 7.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Ross (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 76 62.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 23 19.0 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 14 11.6 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 4 3.3 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 8 6.6 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.0% were being purchased and 11.6% were rented.

Landlord type Ross (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 0 0.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 9 64.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 64.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Ross (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 78 64.5 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 30 24.8 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 4 3.3 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ross (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 64.5% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.8% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% 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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