2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | Statistical Local Areas

Banyule (C) - Heidelberg

Code 205300661 (SLA)
People 61,557
Male 29,866
Female 31,691
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 54,197
People born overseas 13,844
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 388
Families 16,345
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 25,585
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,105
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,422
Median weekly rent $200
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People — demographics
People Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Total 61,557 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 29,866 48.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 31,691 51.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 311 0.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 61,557 people were usually resident in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas): of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3,670 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 7,317 11.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 7,962 12.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 25,706 41.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 6,630 10.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 10,272 16.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.8% of people usually resident in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Australian citizenship 54,197 88.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 13,844 22.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 388 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.0% of people usually resident in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas) were Australian citizens, 22.5% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 24,858 49.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 5,013 9.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 3,775 7.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 16,924 33.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas) were married, 9.9% were either separated or divorced, 7.5% were widowed and 33.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Australia 44,174 71.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 18,343 60.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 8,775 29.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 967 3.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 732 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 1,395 4.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 17,534 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 30,212 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 30,212 people aged 15 years and over in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 60.7% worked full-time, 29.0% worked part-time, 3.2% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.6% were unemployed. 17,534 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 504 -- 466 --
Family 1,388 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,105 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $504, the median family income was $1,388 and the median household income was $1,105.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Couple family without children 5,748 35.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 7,593 46.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 2,625 16.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 379 2.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 16,345 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 16,345 families in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas): of these 35.2% were couple families without children, 46.5% were couple families with children, 16.1% were one parent families and 2.3% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 23,906 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 25,585 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 23,906 occupied private dwellings were counted in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas).

Dwelling structure Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 17,934 75.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3,016 12.6 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 2,894 12.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 59 0.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas), 75.0% were separate houses, 12.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 9,093 38.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 6,984 29.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 6,239 26.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 149 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 1,440 6.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas), 38.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.2% were owned with a mortgage and 26.1% were rented.

Landlord type Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3,288 52.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 1,369 21.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 1,423 22.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 157 2.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 52.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 21.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 22.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Median weekly rent 200 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,422 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas), the median weekly rent was $200. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,422. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Banyule (C) - Heidelberg % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 16,147 67.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 6,002 25.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 899 3.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Banyule (C) - Heidelberg (Statistical Local Areas), 67.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.1% were single (or lone) person households and 3.8% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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