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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Holroyd (C)

Code LGA13950 (LGA)
People 85,261
Male 42,199
Female 43,062
Australian citizenship 70,832
People born overseas 30,991
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 499
Families 22,519
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 32,568
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Total 85,261 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 42,199 49.5 9,270,466 49.4
Female 43,062 50.5 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 680 0.8 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 85,261 people were counted in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Of the total population 0.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Holroyd (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6,137 7.2 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 11,341 13.3 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 12,258 14.4 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 37,636 44.1 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 7,874 9.2 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 10,015 11.7 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas) there were 17,478 children aged 0-14 years and 17,889 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 70,832 83.1 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 30,991 36.3 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 499 0.6 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas), 70,832 people were Australian citizens, 30,991 were born overseas and 499 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Holroyd (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 35,016 51.7 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 7,040 10.4 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 4,403 6.5 919,904 6.2
Never married 21,329 31.5 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas), 51.7% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 10.4% were separated or divorced, 6.5% were widowed and 31.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Australia 48,467 56.8 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Holroyd (C) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Holroyd (C) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Holroyd (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 25,730 64.4 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 9,956 24.9 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 1,269 3.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 2,985 7.5 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 24,248 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 39,940 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 39,940 people aged 15 years and over in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.4% worked full-time, 24.9% worked part-time, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.5% were unemployed. 24,248 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 6,804 30.2 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 11,366 50.5 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 3,822 17.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 527 2.3 88,864 1.8
Total families 22,519 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas), 22,519 families were counted: of these, 30.2% were couple families without children, 50.5% were couple families with children, 17.0% were one parent families and 2.3% 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 Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 30,771 94.5 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 32,568 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas), 30,771 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 20,424 66.4 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,800 9.1 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 7,234 23.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 106 0.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 207 0.7 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas), 66.4% were separate houses, 9.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 23.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 12,246 39.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 5,861 19.0 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 9,963 32.4 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 835 2.7 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 1,865 6.1 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas), 39.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.0% were being purchased and 32.4% were rented.

Landlord type Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 5,649 56.7 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 2,111 21.2 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 2,079 20.9 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 124 1.2 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 56.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 21.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 20.9% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Holroyd (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 21,932 71.3 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 6,376 20.7 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 1,036 3.4 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Holroyd (C) (Local Government Areas), 71.3% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.7% were single (or lone) person households and 3.4% 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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