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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Ryde (C)

Code LGA16700 (LGA)
People 94,244
Male 45,470
Female 48,774
Australian citizenship 79,216
People born overseas 33,579
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 1,500
Families 24,714
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 38,833
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Ryde (C) % Australia %
Total 94,244 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 45,470 48.2 9,270,466 49.4
Female 48,774 51.8 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 227 0.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 94,244 people were counted in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Ryde (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5,604 5.9 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 10,574 11.2 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 12,917 13.7 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 43,441 46.1 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 8,131 8.6 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 13,576 14.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) there were 16,178 children aged 0-14 years and 21,707 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Ryde (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 79,216 84.1 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 33,579 35.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 1,500 1.6 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 79,216 people were Australian citizens, 33,579 were born overseas and 1,500 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Ryde (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 39,566 50.7 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 6,925 8.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 5,234 6.7 919,904 6.2
Never married 26,334 33.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 50.7% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 8.9% were separated or divorced, 6.7% were widowed and 33.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Ryde (C) % Australia %
Australia 56,171 59.6 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Ryde (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 31,711 64.8 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 13,774 28.1 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 1,244 2.5 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 2,214 4.5 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 26,301 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 48,943 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 48,943 people aged 15 years and over in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.8% worked full-time, 28.1% worked part-time, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.5% were unemployed. 26,301 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Ryde (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 8,615 34.9 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 12,139 49.1 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 3,265 13.2 762,632 15.4
Other family 695 2.8 88,864 1.8
Total families 24,714 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 24,714 families were counted: of these, 34.9% were couple families without children, 49.1% were couple families with children, 13.2% were one parent families and 2.8% 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 Ryde (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 36,801 94.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 38,833 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 36,801 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Ryde (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 20,695 56.2 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4,792 13.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 10,844 29.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 190 0.5 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 280 0.8 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 56.2% were separate houses, 13.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 29.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Ryde (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 15,361 41.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 7,432 20.2 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 11,468 31.2 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 888 2.4 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 1,652 4.5 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 41.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.2% were being purchased and 31.2% were rented.

Landlord type Ryde (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 7,094 61.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 1,331 11.6 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 2,914 25.4 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 132 1.2 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 61.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 11.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 25.4% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Ryde (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 24,221 65.8 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 9,328 25.3 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 1,759 4.8 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 65.8% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.3% were single (or lone) person households and 4.8% 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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