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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Auburn (A)

Code LGA10200 (LGA)
People 55,851
Male 29,100
Female 26,751
Australian citizenship 42,124
People born overseas 29,301
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 528
Families 13,220
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 18,661
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Auburn (A) % Australia %
Total 55,851 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 29,100 52.1 9,270,466 49.4
Female 26,751 47.9 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 464 0.8 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 55,851 people were counted in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 52.1% were male and 47.9% were female. Of the total population 0.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Auburn (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 4,216 7.5 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 7,736 13.9 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 8,810 15.8 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 25,283 45.3 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 3,999 7.2 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 5,807 10.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 11,952 children aged 0-14 years and 9,806 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Auburn (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 42,124 75.4 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 29,301 52.5 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 528 0.9 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas), 42,124 people were Australian citizens, 29,301 were born overseas and 528 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Auburn (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 23,341 53.2 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 3,806 8.7 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 2,407 5.5 919,904 6.2
Never married 14,353 32.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas), 53.2% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 8.7% were separated or divorced, 5.5% were widowed and 32.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Auburn (A) % Australia %
Australia 22,397 40.1 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Auburn (A) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Auburn (A) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Auburn (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 13,138 60.3 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 5,017 23.0 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 1,035 4.8 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 2,590 11.9 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 19,643 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 21,780 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 21,780 people aged 15 years and over in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 60.3% worked full-time, 23.0% worked part-time, 4.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 11.9% were unemployed. 19,643 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Auburn (A) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Auburn (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 3,242 24.5 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 7,611 57.6 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 1,988 15.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 379 2.9 88,864 1.8
Total families 13,220 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas), 13,220 families were counted: of these, 24.5% were couple families without children, 57.6% were couple families with children, 15.0% were one parent families and 2.9% 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 Auburn (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 17,139 91.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 18,661 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas), 17,139 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Auburn (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 10,469 61.1 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,723 10.1 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4,715 27.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 119 0.7 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 113 0.7 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas), 61.1% were separate houses, 10.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 27.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Auburn (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 6,868 40.1 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 2,889 16.9 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 5,911 34.5 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 421 2.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 1,052 6.1 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas), 40.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.9% were being purchased and 34.5% were rented.

Landlord type Auburn (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3,598 60.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 762 12.9 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 1,442 24.4 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 109 1.8 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 60.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 24.4% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Auburn (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 12,633 73.7 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 2,993 17.5 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 760 4.4 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Auburn (A) (Local Government Areas), 73.7% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.5% were single (or lone) person households and 4.4% 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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