Hunter's Hill (A)

2001 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA14100
People 12,570
Male 6,340
Female 6,230
Australian citizenship 11,173
People born overseas 3,148
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 122
Families 3,023
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,681
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

Demographics & education

People Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Total 12,570 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 6,340 50.4 9,270,466 49.4
Female 6,230 49.6 9,498,783 50.6
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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 44 0.4 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 12,570 people were counted in Hunter's Hill (A): of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.

Age
People
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
0-4 years 693 5.5 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 1,709 13.6 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 1,877 14.9 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 4,866 38.7 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 1,224 9.7 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 2,201 17.5 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A) there were 2,402 children aged 0-14 years and 3,425 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Australian citizenship 11,173 88.9 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 3,148 25.0 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 122 1.0 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), 11,173 people were Australian citizens, 3,148 were born overseas and 122 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Married 5,005 49.2 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 884 8.7 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 941 9.3 919,904 6.2
Never married 3,335 32.8 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), 49.2% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 8.7% were separated or divorced, 9.3% were widowed and 32.8% were never married.

Cultural & language diversity

Country of birth Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Australia 8,909 70.9 13,629,481 72.6
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null
England 539 4.3 847,365 4.5
New Zealand 258 2.1 355,765 1.9
Italy 217 1.7 218,718 1.2
China (excl. SARs and Taiwan Province) 135 1.1 142,780 0.8
Hong Kong (SAR of China) 127 1.0 67,122 0.4

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), 70.9% of people stated they were born in Australia. Other common responses for country of birth within Hunter's Hill (A) were England 4.3%, New Zealand 2.1%, Italy 1.7%, China (excl. SARs and Taiwan Province) 1.1% and Hong Kong (SAR of China) 1.0%.

Religious affiliation, top responses Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Catholic 4,589 36.5 5,001,624 26.6
Anglican 2,708 21.5 3,881,162 20.7
No Religion 1,615 12.8 2,905,993 15.5
Orthodox 483 3.8 529,444 2.8
Uniting Church 462 3.7 1,248,674 6.7

Of all people counted in Hunter's Hill (A) on Census Night 2001, the most common responses for religious affiliation were Catholic 36.5%, Anglican 21.5%, No Religion 12.8%, Orthodox 3.8% and Uniting Church 3.7%.

Language, top responses (other than English) Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Italian 346 2.8 353,605 1.9
Greek 292 2.3 263,717 1.4
Cantonese 276 2.2 225,307 1.2
German 95 0.8 76,443 0.4
Arabic (incl. Lebanese) 91 0.7 209,372 1.1
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English only spoken at home 10,008 79.6 15,013,965 80.0

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), the most common responses for languages other than English spoken at home were Italian 2.8%, Greek 2.3%, Cantonese 2.2%, German 0.8% and Arabic (incl. Lebanese) 0.7%. English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 79.6% of people counted.

Employment

Employment
People aged 15 years and over
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 3,662 63.5 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,751 30.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 128 2.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 226 3.9 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 3,857 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 5,767 -- 8,959,315 --
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 5,767 people aged 15 years and over in Hunter's Hill (A) were in the labour force. Of these 63.5% worked full-time, 30.4% worked part-time, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.9% were unemployed. 3,857 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Professionals 1,781 17.5 1,514,096 10.2
Managers and Administrators 1,033 10.2 764,823 5.1
Intermediate Clerical, Sales and Service Workers 764 7.5 1,366,701 9.2
Associate Professionals 727 7.1 975,653 6.6
Elementary Clerical, Sales and Service Workers 324 3.2 792,378 5.3
Tradespersons and Related Workers 283 2.8 1,018,903 6.9
Advanced Clerical and Service Workers 251 2.5 309,968 2.1
Labourers and Related Workers 167 1.6 717,457 4.8
Intermediate Production and Transport Workers 114 1.1 670,821 4.5

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), the most common responses for occupation were Professionals 17.5%, Managers and Administrators 10.2%, Intermediate Clerical, Sales and Service Workers 7.5%, Associate Professionals 7.1%, Elementary Clerical, Sales and Service Workers 3.2%, Tradespersons and Related Workers 2.8%, Advanced Clerical and Service Workers 2.5%, Labourers and Related Workers 1.6% and Intermediate Production and Transport Workers 1.1%.

Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Business Services 980 9.6 795,439 5.4
Health Services 571 5.6 570,442 3.8
Education 437 4.3 595,398 4.0
Personal and Household Good Retailing 308 3.0 517,816 3.5
Accommodation, Cafes and Restaurants 217 2.1 410,589 2.8

On Census Night 2001, of the employed people aged 15 years and over in Hunter's Hill (A), the most common responses for industry of employment included Business Services 9.6%, Health Services 5.6%, Education 4.3%, Personal and Household Good Retailing 3.0% and Accommodation, Cafes and Restaurants 2.1%.

Families

family type

Family composition

Family type Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,037 34.3 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,567 51.8 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 354 11.7 762,632 15.4
Other family 65 2.2 88,864 1.8
Total families 3,023 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), 3,023 families were counted: of these, 34.3% were couple families without children, 51.8% were couple families with children, 11.7% were one parent families and 2.2% were other families.

Dwellings

dwelling structure | household type

Dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 4,249 90.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,681 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), 4,249 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Separate house 2,838 66.8 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 382 9.0 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 967 22.8 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 33 0.8 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 29 0.7 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Hunter's Hill (A), 66.8% were separate houses, 9.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 22.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Owned outright 2,118 49.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 861 20.3 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 978 23.0 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 113 2.7 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 180 4.2 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), 49.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.3% were being purchased and 23.0% were rented.

Landlord type
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Real estate agent 400 40.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 280 28.6 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 277 28.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 12 1.2 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 40.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 28.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 28.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Household type

Household type
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Family households 2,985 70.3 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 994 23.4 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 119 2.8 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hunter's Hill (A), 70.3% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.4% were single (or lone) person households and 2.8% were group households.

Data for this QuickStat 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

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