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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Hastings (A)

Code LGA13750 (LGA)
People 64,146
Male 30,931
Female 33,215
Australian citizenship 59,892
People born overseas 6,637
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 337
Families 17,962
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 28,749
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Hastings (A) % Australia %
Total 64,146 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 30,931 48.2 9,270,466 49.4
Female 33,215 51.8 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,273 2.0 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 64,146 people were counted in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Of the total population 2.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hastings (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3,538 5.5 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 9,042 14.1 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 6,194 9.7 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 23,035 35.9 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 8,040 12.5 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 14,298 22.3 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 12,580 children aged 0-14 years and 22,338 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Hastings (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 59,892 93.4 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 6,637 10.3 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 337 0.5 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas), 59,892 people were Australian citizens, 6,637 were born overseas and 337 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hastings (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 29,561 57.3 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 6,464 12.5 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 4,592 8.9 919,904 6.2
Never married 10,947 21.2 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas), 57.3% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 12.5% were separated or divorced, 8.9% were widowed and 21.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hastings (A) % Australia %
Australia 54,700 85.3 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Hastings (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 12,476 50.9 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 8,709 35.5 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 666 2.7 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 2,661 10.9 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 25,316 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 24,512 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 24,512 people aged 15 years and over in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 50.9% worked full-time, 35.5% worked part-time, 2.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 10.9% were unemployed. 25,316 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Hastings (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 8,557 47.6 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 6,550 36.5 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 2,677 14.9 762,632 15.4
Other family 178 1.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 17,962 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas), 17,962 families were counted: of these, 47.6% were couple families without children, 36.5% were couple families with children, 14.9% 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 Hastings (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 25,967 90.3 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 28,749 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas), 25,967 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Hastings (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 18,838 72.5 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,600 10.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,990 11.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 1,315 5.1 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 224 0.9 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas), 72.5% were separate houses, 10.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.5% were flats, units or apartments and 5.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hastings (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 12,556 48.4 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 5,255 20.2 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 6,184 23.8 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 1,111 4.3 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 860 3.3 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas), 48.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.2% were being purchased and 23.8% were rented.

Landlord type Hastings (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3,005 48.6 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 814 13.2 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 2,293 37.1 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 73 1.2 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 48.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 13.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 37.1% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Hastings (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 17,777 68.5 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 6,387 24.6 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 589 2.3 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hastings (A) (Local Government Areas), 68.5% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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