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2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Unley

Code SSC42696 (SSC)
People 3,427
Male 1,677
Female 1,750
Australian citizenship 3,079
People born overseas 801
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 26
Families 883
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,717
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Unley % Australia %
Total 3,427 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 1,677 48.9 9,270,466 49.4
Female 1,750 51.1 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 0.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 3,427 people were counted in Unley (State Suburbs): of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Unley % Australia %
People
0-4 years 173 5.0 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 324 9.5 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 509 14.9 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 1,688 49.3 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 338 9.9 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 396 11.6 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Unley (State Suburbs) there were 497 children aged 0-14 years and 734 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Unley % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,079 89.8 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 801 23.4 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 26 0.8 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Unley (State Suburbs), 3,079 people were Australian citizens, 801 were born overseas and 26 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Unley % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,281 43.7 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 319 10.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 149 5.1 919,904 6.2
Never married 1,186 40.5 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Unley (State Suburbs), 43.7% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 10.9% were separated or divorced, 5.1% were widowed and 40.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Unley % Australia %
Australia 2,477 72.3 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Unley % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Unley % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Unley % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,261 62.2 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 622 30.7 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 28 1.4 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 117 5.8 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 816 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,028 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 2,028 people aged 15 years and over in Unley (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.2% worked full-time, 30.7% worked part-time, 1.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.8% were unemployed. 816 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Unley % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Unley % Australia %
Couple family without children 401 45.4 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 343 38.8 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 110 12.5 762,632 15.4
Other family 29 3.3 88,864 1.8
Total families 883 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Unley (State Suburbs), 883 families were counted: of these, 45.4% were couple families without children, 38.8% were couple families with children, 12.5% were one parent families and 3.3% 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 Unley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,582 92.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,717 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Unley (State Suburbs), 1,582 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Unley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 924 58.4 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 346 21.9 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 305 19.3 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 4 0.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.2 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Unley (State Suburbs), 58.4% were separate houses, 21.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 19.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Unley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 586 37.0 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 354 22.4 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 530 33.5 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 42 2.7 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 67 4.2 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Unley (State Suburbs), 37.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 22.4% were being purchased and 33.5% were rented.

Landlord type Unley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 177 33.4 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 39 7.4 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 299 56.4 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 4 0.8 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Unley (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 33.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 56.4% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Unley % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 878 55.5 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 507 32.0 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 123 7.8 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Unley (State Suburbs), 55.5% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 32.0% were single (or lone) person households and 7.8% 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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