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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Port Noarlunga

Code SSC42336 (SSC)
People 2,551
Male 1,226
Female 1,325
Australian citizenship 2,243
People born overseas 807
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 710
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,152
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Total 2,551 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 1,226 48.1 9,270,466 49.4
Female 1,325 51.9 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 0.4 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 2,551 people were counted in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs): of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Port Noarlunga % Australia %
People
0-4 years 114 4.5 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 288 11.3 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 312 12.2 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 1,010 39.6 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 295 11.6 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 523 20.5 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs) there were 402 children aged 0-14 years and 818 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,243 87.9 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 807 31.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 0.4 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs), 2,243 people were Australian citizens, 807 were born overseas and 9 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Port Noarlunga % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,035 48.4 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 300 14.0 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 236 11.0 919,904 6.2
Never married 557 26.0 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs), 48.4% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 14.0% were separated or divorced, 11.0% were widowed and 26.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Australia 1,668 65.4 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Port Noarlunga % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Port Noarlunga % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Port Noarlunga % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 594 52.4 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 401 35.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 21 1.9 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 117 10.3 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 966 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,133 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 1,133 people aged 15 years and over in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 52.4% worked full-time, 35.4% worked part-time, 1.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 10.3% were unemployed. 966 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Couple family without children 314 44.2 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 278 39.2 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 111 15.6 762,632 15.4
Other family 7 1.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 710 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs), 710 families were counted: of these, 44.2% were couple families without children, 39.2% were couple families with children, 15.6% 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 Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,069 92.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,152 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs), 1,069 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 857 80.2 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 90 8.4 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 114 10.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 8 0.7 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs), 80.2% were separate houses, 8.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 428 40.0 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 351 32.8 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 242 22.6 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 30 2.8 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 23 2.2 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs), 40.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.8% were being purchased and 22.6% were rented.

Landlord type Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 58 24.0 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 41 16.9 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 133 55.0 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 1.2 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 24.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 55.0% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Port Noarlunga % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 700 65.5 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 323 30.2 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 38 3.6 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Port Noarlunga (State Suburbs), 65.5% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.2% were single (or lone) person households and 3.6% 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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