2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Henley Beach South

Code SSC41761 (SSC)
People 2,289
Male 1,181
Female 1,108
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 2,014
People born overseas 440
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16
Families 599
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,163
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $958
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,257
Median weekly rent $145
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Henley Beach South % Australia %
Total 2,289 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,181 51.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,108 48.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 0.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,289 people were usually resident in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs): of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Of the total population 0.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Henley Beach South % Australia %
People
0-4 years 119 5.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 246 10.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 294 12.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,021 44.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 216 9.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 392 17.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.9% of people usually resident in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Henley Beach South % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,014 88.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 440 19.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.0% of people usually resident in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 19.2% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Henley Beach South % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 883 45.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 258 13.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 101 5.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 679 35.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs) were married, 13.4% were either separated or divorced, 5.3% were widowed and 35.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Henley Beach South % Australia %
Australia 1,729 75.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Henley Beach South % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Henley Beach South % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Henley Beach South % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 709 60.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 347 29.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 44 3.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 21 1.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 61 5.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 637 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,182 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,182 people aged 15 years and over in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.0% worked full-time, 29.4% worked part-time, 3.7% were away from work, 1.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.2% were unemployed. 637 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Henley Beach South % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Henley Beach South % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Henley Beach South % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 504 -- 466 --
Family 1,367 -- 1,171 --
Household 958 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $504, the median family income was $1,367 and the median household income was $958.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Henley Beach South % Australia %
Couple family without children 250 41.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 256 42.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 84 14.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 9 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 599 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 599 families in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs): of these 41.7% were couple families without children, 42.7% were couple families with children, 14.0% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Henley Beach South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,061 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,163 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,061 occupied private dwellings were counted in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Henley Beach South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 626 59.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 86 8.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 343 32.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 6 0.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs), 59.0% were separate houses, 8.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 32.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Henley Beach South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 346 32.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 280 26.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 357 33.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 73 6.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs), 32.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 33.6% were rented.

Landlord type Henley Beach South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 124 34.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 122 34.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 103 28.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 2.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 34.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 34.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 28.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Henley Beach South % Australia %
Median weekly rent 145 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,257 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $145. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,257. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Henley Beach South % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 595 56.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 363 34.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 38 3.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach South (State Suburbs), 56.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 34.2% were single (or lone) person households and 3.6% 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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