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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Camden (A)

Code LGA11450 (LGA)
People 43,779
Male 21,554
Female 22,225
Australian citizenship 39,753
People born overseas 6,936
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 166
Families 12,009
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 14,929
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Camden (A) % Australia %
Total 43,779 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 21,554 49.2 9,270,466 49.4
Female 22,225 50.8 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 525 1.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 43,779 people were counted in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Camden (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 4,003 9.1 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 7,610 17.4 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 5,735 13.1 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 20,052 45.8 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 3,014 6.9 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 3,365 7.7 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 11,613 children aged 0-14 years and 6,379 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Camden (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 39,753 90.8 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 6,936 15.8 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 166 0.4 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas), 39,753 people were Australian citizens, 6,936 were born overseas and 166 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Camden (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 18,986 59.0 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 3,016 9.4 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 1,459 4.5 919,904 6.2
Never married 8,700 27.0 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas), 59.0% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.4% were separated or divorced, 4.5% were widowed and 27.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Camden (A) % Australia %
Australia 34,935 79.8 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Camden (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 14,758 65.5 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 6,187 27.5 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 661 2.9 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 931 4.1 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 8,735 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 22,537 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 22,537 people aged 15 years and over in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 65.5% worked full-time, 27.5% worked part-time, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.1% were unemployed. 8,735 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Camden (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 3,473 28.9 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 6,911 57.5 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 1,506 12.5 762,632 15.4
Other family 119 1.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 12,009 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas), 12,009 families were counted: of these, 28.9% were couple families without children, 57.5% were couple families with children, 12.5% were one parent families and 1.0% 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 Camden (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 14,277 95.6 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 14,929 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas), 14,277 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Camden (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 13,115 91.9 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 778 5.4 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 189 1.3 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 170 1.2 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 25 0.2 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas), 91.9% were separate houses, 5.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.3% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Camden (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 4,526 31.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 6,330 44.3 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 2,546 17.8 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 397 2.8 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 474 3.3 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas), 31.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 44.3% were being purchased and 17.8% were rented.

Landlord type Camden (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 1,473 57.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 328 12.9 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 728 28.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 19 0.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 57.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 28.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Camden (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 11,819 82.8 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 1,886 13.2 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 281 2.0 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Camden (A) (Local Government Areas), 82.8% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.0% 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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