2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Australian Capital Territory | State Suburbs

Red Hill

Code SSC81421 (SSC)
People 3,143
Male 1,615
Female 1,528
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 2,782
People born overseas 720
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 43
Families 759
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,243
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $2,003
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,159
Median weekly rent $200
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People — demographics
People Red Hill % Australia %
Total 3,143 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,615 51.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,528 48.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 36 1.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,143 people were usually resident in Red Hill (State Suburbs): of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Red Hill % Australia %
People
0-4 years 147 4.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 407 12.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 486 15.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,181 37.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 372 11.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 551 17.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.6% of people usually resident in Red Hill (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Red Hill % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,782 88.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 720 22.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 43 1.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.5% of people usually resident in Red Hill (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 22.9% were born overseas and 1.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Red Hill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,263 48.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 217 8.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 228 8.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 887 34.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Red Hill (State Suburbs) were married, 8.4% were either separated or divorced, 8.8% were widowed and 34.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Red Hill % Australia %
Australia 2,237 71.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Red Hill % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Red Hill % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Red Hill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 937 60.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 453 29.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 65 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 27 1.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 57 3.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 921 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,539 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,539 people aged 15 years and over in Red Hill (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.9% worked full-time, 29.4% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 1.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.7% were unemployed. 921 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Red Hill % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Red Hill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 833 -- 466 --
Family 2,594 -- 1,171 --
Household 2,003 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Red Hill (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $833, the median family income was $2,594 and the median household income was $2,003.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Red Hill % Australia %
Couple family without children 257 33.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 383 50.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 110 14.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 9 1.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 759 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 759 families in Red Hill (State Suburbs): of these 33.9% were couple families without children, 50.5% were couple families with children, 14.5% were one parent families and 1.2% 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 Red Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,149 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,243 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,149 occupied private dwellings were counted in Red Hill (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Red Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 828 72.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 139 12.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 179 15.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Red Hill (State Suburbs), 72.1% were separate houses, 12.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 15.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Red Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 446 38.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 275 23.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 344 29.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 9 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 75 6.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Red Hill (State Suburbs), 38.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 23.9% were owned with a mortgage and 29.9% were rented.

Landlord type Red Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 111 32.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 124 36.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 102 29.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 2.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Red Hill (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 32.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 36.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 29.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Red Hill % Australia %
Median weekly rent 200 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,159 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Red Hill (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $200. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,159. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Red Hill % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 749 65.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 274 23.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 53 4.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Red Hill (State Suburbs), 65.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.8% were single (or lone) person households and 4.6% 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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