2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Tasmania | Urban Centres and Localities

Ulverstone

Code UCL618600 (UCL)
People 9,499
Male 4,442
Female 5,057
Australian citizenship 8,696
People born overseas 651
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16
Families 2,645
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,254
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Ulverstone % Australia %
Total 9,499 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 4,442 46.8 9,270,466 49.4
Female 5,057 53.2 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 555 5.8 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 9,499 people were counted in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 46.8% were male and 53.2% were female. Of the total population 5.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Ulverstone % Australia %
People
0-4 years 599 6.3 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 1,326 14.0 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 1,131 11.9 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 3,645 38.4 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 963 10.1 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,834 19.3 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities) there were 1,925 children aged 0-14 years and 2,797 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Ulverstone % Australia %
Australian citizenship 8,696 91.5 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 651 6.9 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16 0.2 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities), 8,696 people were Australian citizens, 651 were born overseas and 16 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Ulverstone % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,957 52.3 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 848 11.2 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 811 10.7 919,904 6.2
Never married 1,950 25.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities), 52.3% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 11.2% were separated or divorced, 10.7% were widowed and 25.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Ulverstone % Australia %
Australia 8,108 85.4 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Ulverstone % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ulverstone % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,846 51.7 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,136 31.8 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 92 2.6 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 500 14.0 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 3,421 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,574 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 3,574 people aged 15 years and over in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 51.7% worked full-time, 31.8% worked part-time, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 14.0% were unemployed. 3,421 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Ulverstone % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,125 42.5 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,033 39.1 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 446 16.9 762,632 15.4
Other family 41 1.6 88,864 1.8
Total families 2,645 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities), 2,645 families were counted: of these, 42.5% were couple families without children, 39.1% were couple families with children, 16.9% were one parent families and 1.6% 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 Ulverstone % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,950 92.9 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,254 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities), 3,950 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Ulverstone % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,427 86.8 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 110 2.8 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 367 9.3 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 35 0.9 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 11 0.3 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.8% were separate houses, 2.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Ulverstone % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,688 42.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 984 24.9 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,008 25.5 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 73 1.8 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 195 4.9 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.9% were being purchased and 25.5% were rented.

Landlord type Ulverstone % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 242 24.0 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 385 38.2 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 369 36.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 10 1.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 24.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 38.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Ulverstone % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,634 66.7 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 1,125 28.5 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 69 1.7 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ulverstone (Urban Centres and Localities), 66.7% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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