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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Liverpool (C)

Code LGA14900 (LGA)
People 153,633
Male 76,926
Female 76,707
Australian citizenship 130,536
People born overseas 58,463
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 654
Families 40,177
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 50,879
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Liverpool (C) % Australia %
Total 153,633 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 76,926 50.1 9,270,466 49.4
Female 76,707 49.9 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2,038 1.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 153,633 people were counted in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Of the total population 1.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Liverpool (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 13,519 8.8 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 25,345 16.5 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 22,212 14.5 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 69,878 45.5 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 11,260 7.3 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 11,419 7.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas) there were 38,864 children aged 0-14 years and 22,679 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Liverpool (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 130,536 85.0 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 58,463 38.1 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 654 0.4 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas), 130,536 people were Australian citizens, 58,463 were born overseas and 654 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Liverpool (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 63,589 55.4 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 11,496 10.0 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 5,497 4.8 919,904 6.2
Never married 34,188 29.8 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas), 55.4% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 10.0% were separated or divorced, 4.8% were widowed and 29.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Liverpool (C) % Australia %
Australia 85,484 55.6 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Liverpool (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 45,047 64.4 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 16,423 23.5 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 2,677 3.8 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 5,809 8.3 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 39,656 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 69,956 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 69,956 people aged 15 years and over in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.4% worked full-time, 23.5% worked part-time, 3.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.3% were unemployed. 39,656 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Liverpool (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 9,881 24.6 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 23,404 58.3 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 6,311 15.7 762,632 15.4
Other family 581 1.4 88,864 1.8
Total families 40,177 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas), 40,177 families were counted: of these, 24.6% were couple families without children, 58.3% were couple families with children, 15.7% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Liverpool (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 48,543 95.4 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 50,879 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas), 48,543 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Liverpool (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 37,376 77.0 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4,122 8.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6,368 13.1 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 127 0.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 550 1.1 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas), 77.0% were separate houses, 8.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Liverpool (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 15,069 31.0 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 14,958 30.8 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 14,678 30.2 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 1,229 2.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 2,611 5.4 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas), 31.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.8% were being purchased and 30.2% were rented.

Landlord type Liverpool (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6,641 45.2 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 4,290 29.2 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 3,570 24.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 179 1.2 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 45.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 29.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 24.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Liverpool (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 38,880 80.1 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 7,003 14.4 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 924 1.9 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Liverpool (C) (Local Government Areas), 80.1% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 14.4% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% 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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