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THE SOUTH AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT GAZETTE.

Colonial Secretary's Office, Adelaide, February 3, 1851.

HIS Excellency the Lieutenant-Governor directs the publication of the following Abstract of Census Returns 1851, for general information.

By His Excellency's command.

CHARLES STURT, Colonial Secretary.

No. of District. NUMBER OF EACH AGE. MARRIED OR SINGLE. TOTALS. OCCUPATION. HOUSES.
MALES. FEMALES. MALES. FEMALES.
Under two years of age. Two and under seven. Seven and under fourteen. Fourteen and under twenty-one. Twenty-one and under forty-five. Forty-five and under sixty. Sixty and upwards. Under two years of age. Two and under seven. Seven and under fourteen. Fourteen and under twenty-one. Twenty-one and under forty-five. Forty-five and under sixty. Sixty and upwards. Married. Single. Married. Single. Males. Females. General Total. Land Proprietors. Farmers. Merchants. Stockholders. Medical Men. Lawyers. Ministers of Religion. Surveyors. Engineers. Other Professional Persons. Clerks. Brewers. Millers. Publicans and Licensed Victuallers. Shopkeepers and other Retail Dealers. Mechanics and Artificers, viz.—Brickmakers. Bricklayers. Smiths. Carpenters and Joiners. Masons. Builders. Shoemakers. Cabinetmakers. Plasterers. Saddlers and Harness Makers. Tailors. Tanners. Miners. Sawyers and Splitters. Shepherds and others in charge of Sheep. Stockmen and others in charge of Cattle. Carriers and their Assistants. Gardeners. Mariners and Fishermen. Domestic Servants. All other persons not included in the above. Stone or Brick. Wood. Other materials, or Tents. Total.
1 115 248 210 187 1,140 121 25 107 207 221 308 718 80 21 602 1,444 613 1,049 2,046 1,662 3,708 56 13 16 9 20 9 4 5 9 72 55 2 5 18 121 1 32 25 75 19 16 55 46 8 26 35 15 15 13 3 1 34 1 3 325 2,546 617 82 46 745
2 103 243 277 289 1,155 119 17 123 244 245 337 735 76 3 630 1,573 633 1,130 2,203 1,763 3,966 1 18 23 8 2 2 3 15 36 64 8 16 47 146 51 18 43 92 18 4 79 23 8 18 27 3 12 14 19 19 44 9 22 255 2,799 660 30 80 770
3 145 359 325 170 1,005 140 27 170 310 345 290 872 114 18 806 1,365 826 1,293 2,171 2,119 4,290 5 11 22 4 3 7 8 8 11 19 56 6 11 25 68 22 36 154 39 19 63 10 46 11 20 6 15 11 5 46 12 6 98 3,408 769 102 77 948
4 88 201 212 122 540 79 22 98 205 193 201 573 62 17 477 787 495 854 1,264 1,349 2,613 10 14 1 4 10 3 3 3 53 44 2 2 7 54 3 13 23 50 31 15 23 12 11 5 14 1 6 8 3 1 13 15 14 182 1,970 448 39 54 541
5 128 301 317 244 800 142 25 131 305 329 224 700 95 17 658 1,299 670 1,131 1,957 1,801 3,758 10 157 6 8 3 4 5 12 6 1 16 4 8 13 56 4 5 21 33 13 9 29 6 2 1 8 2 13 13 2 1 21 45 4 178 3,039 393 114 219 726
6 146 339 335 214 951 155 13 171 333 318 241 835 126 15 778 1,375 796 1,243 2,153 2,039 4,192 15 89 32 14 5 14 10 5 9 30 29 1 6 19 70 35 16 22 71 12 15 27 7 2 7 14 1 55 29 3 4 41 65 4 208 3,206 596 145 111 852
7 150 297 336 207 802 119 29 133 304 316 210 683 102 10 715 1,225 744 1,014 1,940 1,758 3,698 8 95 7 1 4 3 2 3 6 8 18 10 6 19 32 106 15 20 50 20 4 36 2 10 4 6 36 4 14 2 52 1 40 164 2,890 457 84 222 763
8 123 297 328 245 742 141 20 113 297 292 218 583 91 15 596 1,300 611 998 1,896 1,609 3,505 23 233 3 6 3 1 2 2 5 6 5 5 2 13 33 6 9 18 21 9 9 20 3 1 1 2 4 8 5 10 24 33 8 114 2,858 251 153 245 649
9 96 220 188 198 985 66 22 113 229 212 185 505 49 12 485 1,290 497 808 1,775 1,305 3,080 70 77 4 5 8 3 6 1 24 1 1 11 13 1 15 16 116 12 13 18 6 1 4 6 4 15 10 12 5 202 143 2,257 130 299 128 557
10 58 128 125 99 338 53 11 54 112 113 91 222 49 9 245 567 252 398 812 650 1,462 1 198 1 5 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 2 3 2 8 6 3 2 12 2 30 13 3 5 1 3 117 1,037 28 100 139 267
11 60 114 130 76 316 47 11 45 99 76 80 192 36 4 206 540 209 331 746 540 1,286 11 238 4 1 9 1 2 2 3 4 8 1 7 5 2 1 5 1 1 1 8 10 10 5 4 21 921 39 127 48 214
12 113 218 221 171 634 127 25 112 228 198 145 411 103 25 485 1,024 499 723 1,509 1,222 2,731 3 291 1 1 3 2 2 3 5 2 3 6 6 5 3 18 22 10 8 29 2 2 11 1 18 92 3 8 1 5 3 32 2,130 85 365 85 535
13 96 237 219 168 638 91 20 98 222 233 184 440 67 11 432 1,037 441 814 1,469 1,255 2,724 7 205 5 7 4 4 1 6 16 4 6 5 11 25 10 8 17 40 9 7 14 3 8 4 7 10 1 2 1 7 10 10 122 2,128 222 36 232 490
14 28 62 65 41 151 31 4 19 59 68 36 108 20 2 127 255 133 179 382 312 694 62 2 2 2 2 3 1 3 4 6 5 1 2 16 1 1 2 2 16 561 21 97 13 131
15 53 122 148 134 317 75 6 39 115 127 104 227 47 3 248 677 248 414 925 662 1,587 6 196 1 1 3 5 1 1 1 1 2 3 3 1 1 5 11 3 3 8 1 2 1 7 3 1 3 97 1,216 86 78 121 285
16 25 60 67 47 176 31 6 28 62 50 39 111 22 6 120 292 127 191 412 318 730 103 1 1 2 3 1 7 7 2 2 6 1 1 10 7 4 17 555 19 86 33 138
17 81 149 169 175 581 80 18 84 163 164 150 331 56 12 361 892 364 596 1,253 960 2,213 8 230 2 4 8 1 4 1 3 5 3 3 4 5 23 8 1 9 18 9 2 27 3 1 6 3 2 26 4 17 4 6 61 1,702 94 200 101 395
18 14 27 24 25 111 12 1 13 24 15 22 43 6 0 45 169 49 74 214 123 337 22 35 5 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 3 26 3 18 216 12 39 19 70
19 14 23 29 14 83 13 1 12 25 15 13 50 10 1 56 121 59 66 177 125 302 2 29 1 4 1 1 2 1 3 1 3 1 21 6 1 3 12 210 21 37 10 68
20 6 15 26 24 86 7 3 7 21 14 18 39 3 0 44 123 35 67 167 102 269 1 20 7 1 1 4 1 3 1 1 2 22 6 1 3 47 148 16 41 7 64
21 61 110 82 91 330 29 8 47 100 77 57 192 23 5 207 504 208 293 711 501 1,212 3 39 2 3 1 1 1 1 5 3 3 16 11 6 7 2 8 2 1 191 2 35 14 9 2 2 28 814 63 109 62 234
22 16 44 42 28 192 20 3 38 43 36 42 102 14 1 105 240 112 164 345 276 621 2 13 1 1 5 3 2 5 1 5 6 6 7 1 75 5 34 15 9 2 55 367 14 112 2 128
23 6 24 27 21 156 13 1 9 21 11 16 54 2 0 60 188 60 53 248 113 361 6 2 5 1 1 2 2 5 10 3 1 2 1 32 3 55 7 11 1 5 196 18 60 4 82
24 3 8 5 17 95 8 1 1 11 5 3 15 2 0 18 119 18 19 137 37 174 1 1 1 6 3 1 4 1 2 1 1 51 13 1 5 11 71 7 23 3 33
25 3 2 3 3 38 3 3 0 2 2 0 4 0 0 6 49 4 4 55 8 63 3 1 1 1 4 14 8 8 23 1 14 4 19
26 7 36 28 34 298 42 2 12 27 14 17 54 9 1 66 381 65 69 447 134 581 6 32 1 13 2 3 1 1 8 5 16 241 6 14 71 161 1 119 120
27 10 10 15 10 108 14 4 4 14 15 12 38 0 0 33 138 35 48 171 83 254 20 4 1 3 1 4 3 1 1 2 1 1 4 36 2 29 141 11 40 3 54
28 44 71 73 50 279 31 4 47 77 79 63 169 21 3 178 374 183 276 552 459 1,011 35 1 1 1 1 1 3 5 2 6 8 9 15 13 26 8 1 8 1 2 2 2 1 2 77 2 13 49 716 78 126 5 209
29 83 158 159 148 771 124 10 91 167 154 128 363 53 3 381 1,072 379 580 1,453 959 2,412 112 3 15 4 4 5 6 8 7 2 14 14 1 2 18 30 26 2 17 4 3 128 30 161 16 35 5 102 1,638 188 253 40 481
30 59 167 144 117 458 116 29 82 143 147 121 295 80 26 353 737 363 531 1,090 894 1,984 6 243 1 3 2 3 1 1 15 8 1 5 5 6 2 4 18 22 8 1 26 6 1 4 9 2 17 18 16 3 9 56 1,462 97 50 226 373
31 38 69 86 96 466 48 8 42 77 76 67 190 18 2 199 612 201 271 811 472 1,283 63 1 2 4 2 1 3 2 6 3 2 12 14 1 1 7 16 12 12 1 1 2 4 2 30 14 56 40 7 8 1 69 884 46 209 9 264
32 8 21 19 20 263 23 3 12 24 29 35 54 9 0 64 293 65 98 357 163 520 3 3 16 2 2 1 1 2 3 4 3 4 3 2 47 2 87 1 1 1 3 51 278 24 98 122
33 2 6 3 5 29 9 1 2 2 4 12 9 3 11 44 12 20 55 32 87 4 2 1 3 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 67 6 22 28
34 77 132 120 123 526 43 4 80 130 114 90 318 38 4 346 680 340 434 1,026 774 1,800 1 1 2 4 6 11 25 1 8 1 2 306 15 3 1,414 * * * *
35 72 172 163 156 777 65 3 73 154 130 163 374 33 11 400 1,008 391 547 1,408 938 2,346 4 1 7 4 3 9 10 16 4 4 23 16 6 21 39 29 2 22 6 4 4 11 2 258 12 6 11 8 1 2 38 1,763 327 121 3 451
36 10 18 17 15 113 4 1 8 9 14 11 35 2 0 40 138 36 43 178 79 257 8 1 2 1 4 1 34 15 10 14 18 8 2 19 120 11 28 6 45
37 5 7 15 39 262 19 2 9 13 7 7 19 2 0 27 322 22 35 349 57 406 1 30 1 2 3 4 2 1 2 141 21 66 132 12 83 9 104
38 1 0 1 11 87 8 3 2 1 3 0 4 1 0 6 105 4 7 111 11 122 5 1 1 2 76 1 1 1 34 4 19 3 26
Totals 2,147 4,715 4,753 3,834 16,869 2,268 396 2,229 4,579 4,461 3,940 10,667 1,524 257 10,616 24,359 10,799 16,865 34,975 27,664 62,639 274 2,821 168 228 109 59 85 53 113 307 391 70 103 271 767 267 177 420 968 350 148 586 145 108 102 195 74 1,333 401 1,266 280 430 261 342 2,889 46,078 5,872 3,740 2,369 11,981
[* There are no houses, the dwellings being excavated in the banks of the Burra Creek.]
Total Males 34,975
Females 27,664
Add for Omissions and Persons
Travelling 361
Population of South Australia on 1st January, 1851 63,000
                 

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