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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Black Forest

Code SSC41136 (SSC)
People 1,819
Male 887
Female 932
Australian citizenship 1,684
People born overseas 325
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 19
Families 458
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 895
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Black Forest % Australia %
Total 1,819 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 887 48.8 9,270,466 49.4
Female 932 51.2 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 1,819 people were counted in Black Forest (State Suburbs): of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Black Forest % Australia %
People
0-4 years 109 6.0 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 224 12.3 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 250 13.7 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 883 48.5 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 136 7.5 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 213 11.7 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Black Forest (State Suburbs) there were 333 children aged 0-14 years and 349 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Black Forest % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,684 92.6 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 325 17.9 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 19 1.0 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Black Forest (State Suburbs), 1,684 people were Australian citizens, 325 were born overseas and 19 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Black Forest % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 633 42.7 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 187 12.6 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 95 6.4 919,904 6.2
Never married 571 38.5 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Black Forest (State Suburbs), 42.7% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 12.6% were separated or divorced, 6.4% were widowed and 38.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Black Forest % Australia %
Australia 1,410 77.5 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Black Forest % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Black Forest % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Black Forest % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 558 59.2 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 307 32.6 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 12 1.3 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 65 6.9 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 516 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 942 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 942 people aged 15 years and over in Black Forest (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.2% worked full-time, 32.6% worked part-time, 1.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.9% were unemployed. 516 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Black Forest % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Black Forest % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Black Forest % Australia %
Couple family without children 163 35.6 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 202 44.1 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 77 16.8 762,632 15.4
Other family 16 3.5 88,864 1.8
Total families 458 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Black Forest (State Suburbs), 458 families were counted: of these, 35.6% were couple families without children, 44.1% were couple families with children, 16.8% were one parent families and 3.5% 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 Black Forest % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 848 94.7 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 895 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Black Forest (State Suburbs), 848 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Black Forest % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 481 56.7 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 121 14.3 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 243 28.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.4 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Black Forest (State Suburbs), 56.7% were separate houses, 14.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 28.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Black Forest % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 314 37.0 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 212 25.0 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 278 32.8 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 17 2.0 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 24 2.8 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Black Forest (State Suburbs), 37.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.0% were being purchased and 32.8% were rented.

Landlord type Black Forest % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 98 35.3 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 49 17.6 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 127 45.7 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 1.1 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Black Forest (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 35.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 17.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 45.7% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Black Forest % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 454 53.5 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 316 37.3 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 57 6.7 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Black Forest (State Suburbs), 53.5% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 37.3% were single (or lone) person households and 6.7% 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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