Randwick (C)

2001 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA16550
People 118,580
Male 58,087
Female 60,493
Australian citizenship 91,493
People born overseas 42,988
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 2,917
Families 28,322
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 51,413
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

Demographics & education

People Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Total 118,580 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 58,087 49.0 9,270,466 49.4
Female 60,493 51.0 9,498,783 50.6
 null  null  null  null  null
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 1,351 1.1 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 118,580 people were counted in Randwick (C): of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.

Age
People
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
0-4 years 6,290 5.3 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 10,946 9.2 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 19,835 16.7 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 55,757 47.0 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 10,060 8.5 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 15,692 13.2 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C) there were 17,236 children aged 0-14 years and 25,752 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Australian citizenship 91,493 77.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 42,988 36.3 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 2,917 2.4 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), 91,493 people were Australian citizens, 42,988 were born overseas and 2,917 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Married 41,531 41.0 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 9,852 9.7 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 5,955 5.9 919,904 6.2
Never married 44,008 43.4 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), 41.0% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.7% were separated or divorced, 5.9% were widowed and 43.4% were never married.

Cultural & language diversity

Country of birth Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Australia 66,363 56.0 13,629,481 72.6
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null
England 4,682 3.9 847,365 4.5
Indonesia 3,270 2.8 47,158 0.3
New Zealand 3,090 2.6 355,765 1.9
China (excl. SARs and Taiwan Province) 2,655 2.2 142,780 0.8
Hong Kong (SAR of China) 2,248 1.9 67,122 0.4

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), 56.0% of people stated they were born in Australia. Other common responses for country of birth within Randwick (C) were England 3.9%, Indonesia 2.8%, New Zealand 2.6%, China (excl. SARs and Taiwan Province) 2.2% and Hong Kong (SAR of China) 1.9%.

Religious affiliation, top responses Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Catholic 37,469 31.6 5,001,624 26.6
Anglican 18,457 15.6 3,881,162 20.7
No Religion 17,258 14.6 2,905,993 15.5
Orthodox 8,711 7.3 529,444 2.8
Buddhism 4,208 3.5 357,813 1.9

Of all people counted in Randwick (C) on Census Night 2001, the most common responses for religious affiliation were Catholic 31.6%, Anglican 15.6%, No Religion 14.6%, Orthodox 7.3% and Buddhism 3.5%.

Language, top responses (other than English) Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Greek 5,654 4.8 263,717 1.4
Cantonese 4,961 4.2 225,307 1.2
Mandarin 3,191 2.7 139,286 0.7
Indonesian 3,035 2.6 38,724 0.2
Italian 1,979 1.7 353,605 1.9
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English only spoken at home 75,415 63.6 15,013,965 80.0

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), the most common responses for languages other than English spoken at home were Greek 4.8%, Cantonese 4.2%, Mandarin 2.7%, Indonesian 2.6% and Italian 1.7%. English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 63.6% of people counted.

Employment

Employment
People aged 15 years and over
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 39,379 63.9 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 17,464 28.3 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 1,479 2.4 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 3,303 5.4 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 33,443 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 61,625 -- 8,959,315 --
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 61,625 people aged 15 years and over in Randwick (C) were in the labour force. Of these 63.9% worked full-time, 28.3% worked part-time, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.4% were unemployed. 33,443 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Professionals 15,841 15.6 1,514,096 10.2
Intermediate Clerical, Sales and Service Workers 10,054 9.9 1,366,701 9.2
Associate Professionals 7,652 7.6 975,653 6.6
Elementary Clerical, Sales and Service Workers 5,190 5.1 792,378 5.3
Managers and Administrators 5,153 5.1 764,823 5.1
Tradespersons and Related Workers 5,102 5.0 1,018,903 6.9
Intermediate Production and Transport Workers 2,787 2.8 670,821 4.5
Advanced Clerical and Service Workers 2,784 2.7 309,968 2.1
Labourers and Related Workers 2,668 2.6 717,457 4.8

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), the most common responses for occupation were Professionals 15.6%, Intermediate Clerical, Sales and Service Workers 9.9%, Associate Professionals 7.6%, Elementary Clerical, Sales and Service Workers 5.1%, Managers and Administrators 5.1%, Tradespersons and Related Workers 5.0%, Intermediate Production and Transport Workers 2.8%, Advanced Clerical and Service Workers 2.7% and Labourers and Related Workers 2.6%.

Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Business Services 8,118 8.0 795,439 5.4
Health Services 4,946 4.9 570,442 3.8
Education 4,930 4.9 595,398 4.0
Accommodation, Cafes and Restaurants 3,908 3.9 410,589 2.8
Personal and Household Good Retailing 3,591 3.5 517,816 3.5

On Census Night 2001, of the employed people aged 15 years and over in Randwick (C), the most common responses for industry of employment included Business Services 8.0%, Health Services 4.9%, Education 4.9%, Accommodation, Cafes and Restaurants 3.9% and Personal and Household Good Retailing 3.5%.

Families

family type

Family composition

Family type Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 10,424 36.8 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 11,980 42.3 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 4,492 15.9 762,632 15.4
Other family 1,426 5.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 28,322 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), 28,322 families were counted: of these, 36.8% were couple families without children, 42.3% were couple families with children, 15.9% were one parent families and 5.0% were other families.

Dwellings

dwelling structure | household type

Dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 47,864 93.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 51,413 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), 47,864 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Separate house 14,448 30.2 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7,577 15.8 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 24,737 51.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 500 1.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 602 1.3 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Randwick (C), 30.2% were separate houses, 15.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 51.7% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Owned outright 16,552 34.6 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 6,912 14.4 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 20,001 41.8 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 969 2.0 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 3,430 7.2 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), 34.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 14.4% were being purchased and 41.8% were rented.

Landlord type
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Real estate agent 11,504 57.5 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 3,383 16.9 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 4,869 24.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 245 1.2 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 57.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 24.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Household type

Household type
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Family households 27,827 58.1 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 12,177 25.4 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 4,496 9.4 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Randwick (C), 58.1% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.4% were single (or lone) person households and 9.4% 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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