2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Hendon

Code SSC41751 (SSC)
People 1,117
Male 515
Female 602
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 990
People born overseas 283
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 253
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 483
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $634
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $130
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Hendon % Australia %
Total 1,117 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 515 46.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 602 53.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 1.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,117 people were usually resident in Hendon (State Suburbs): of these 46.1% were male and 53.9% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hendon % Australia %
People
0-4 years 45 4.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 142 12.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 90 8.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 423 37.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 85 7.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 335 30.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.7% of people usually resident in Hendon (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 37.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Hendon % Australia %
Australian citizenship 990 88.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 283 25.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.6% of people usually resident in Hendon (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 25.3% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hendon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 393 42.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 102 10.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 176 18.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 258 27.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 42.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Hendon (State Suburbs) were married, 10.9% were either separated or divorced, 18.9% were widowed and 27.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hendon % Australia %
Australia 736 65.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Hendon % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Hendon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 214 56.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 119 31.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 1.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 24 6.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 453 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 376 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 376 people aged 15 years and over in Hendon (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.9% worked full-time, 31.6% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 1.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.4% were unemployed. 453 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hendon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 331 -- 466 --
Family 888 -- 1,171 --
Household 634 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Hendon (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $331, the median family income was $888 and the median household income was $634.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Hendon % Australia %
Couple family without children 96 37.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 106 41.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 46 18.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 2.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 253 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 253 families in Hendon (State Suburbs): of these 37.9% were couple families without children, 41.9% were couple families with children, 18.2% were one parent families and 2.0% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Hendon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 437 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 483 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 437 occupied private dwellings were counted in Hendon (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Hendon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 374 85.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 32 7.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 31 7.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Hendon (State Suburbs), 85.6% were separate houses, 7.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hendon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 122 27.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 138 31.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 124 28.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 1.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 44 10.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Hendon (State Suburbs), 27.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 28.4% were rented.

Landlord type Hendon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 16 12.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 64 51.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 41 33.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 3.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Hendon (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 12.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 51.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 33.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Hendon % Australia %
Median weekly rent 130 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Hendon (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $130. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hendon % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 245 56.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 153 35.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 18 4.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Hendon (State Suburbs), 56.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 35.0% were single (or lone) person households and 4.1% 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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