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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Drummoyne (A)

Code LGA12550 (LGA)
People 32,720
Male 15,470
Female 17,250
Australian citizenship 28,176
People born overseas 9,062
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 252
Families 8,848
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 15,052
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
Total 32,720 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 15,470 47.3 9,270,466 49.4
Female 17,250 52.7 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 135 0.4 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 32,720 people were counted in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,868 5.7 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 3,165 9.7 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 3,397 10.4 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 15,958 48.8 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 3,176 9.7 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 5,155 15.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 5,033 children aged 0-14 years and 8,331 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 28,176 86.1 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 9,062 27.7 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 252 0.8 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas), 28,176 people were Australian citizens, 9,062 were born overseas and 252 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 13,573 49.0 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 2,997 10.8 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 1,944 7.0 919,904 6.2
Never married 9,171 33.1 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas), 49.0% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 10.8% were separated or divorced, 7.0% were widowed and 33.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
Australia 21,277 65.0 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 12,409 69.7 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 4,338 24.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 441 2.5 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 612 3.4 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 8,263 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 17,800 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 17,800 people aged 15 years and over in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 69.7% worked full-time, 24.4% worked part-time, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.4% were unemployed. 8,263 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 3,828 43.3 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 3,631 41.0 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 1,159 13.1 762,632 15.4
Other family 230 2.6 88,864 1.8
Total families 8,848 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas), 8,848 families were counted: of these, 43.3% were couple families without children, 41.0% were couple families with children, 13.1% were one parent families and 2.6% 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 Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 13,970 92.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 15,052 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas), 13,970 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 6,623 47.4 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,736 12.4 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 5,328 38.1 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 113 0.8 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 170 1.2 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas), 47.4% were separate houses, 12.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 38.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 5,973 42.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 2,542 18.2 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 4,121 29.5 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 345 2.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 993 7.1 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas), 42.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.2% were being purchased and 29.5% were rented.

Landlord type Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 2,536 61.5 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 476 11.6 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 1,073 26.0 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 31 0.8 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 61.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 11.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 26.0% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Drummoyne (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 8,694 62.2 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 3,553 25.4 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 825 5.9 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Drummoyne (A) (Local Government Areas), 62.2% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.4% were single (or lone) person households and 5.9% 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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