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Bellevue Hill

Code SSC10162 (SSC)
People 10,765
Male 5,336
Female 5,429
Median age 36
Families 2,520
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,651
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $2,566
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,250
Median weekly rent $508
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 10,765 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,336 49.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,429 50.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 42 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,765 people in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 647 6.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 596 5.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 666 6.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 730 6.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 660 6.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 955 8.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 947 8.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 784 7.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 756 7.0 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 710 6.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 691 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 609 5.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 643 6.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 450 4.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 296 2.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 220 2.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 186 1.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 220 2.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,105 46.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 140 1.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 649 7.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 372 4.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,589 40.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.4% were married and 8.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,431 47.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 819 11.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,020 41.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 193 4.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 180 4.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 72 1.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 473 11.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 62 1.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 54 1.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 727 18.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 119 3.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 661 16.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 76 1.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,384 34.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,001 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs) 37.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 18.1% were in primary school, 21.1% in secondary school and 19.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 6,063 56.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,348 46.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 950 10.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 673 7.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,358 36.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), 36.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 46.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,418 63.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,498 27.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 254 4.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 190 3.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,360 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,360 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs). Of these 63.8% were employed full time, 27.9% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 547 10.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 487 9.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 465 9.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 516 10.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,904 56.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), 10.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 56.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,102 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,857 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,566 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs) was $1,102.

Travel to work, top responses Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,004 67.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,335 26.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 920 10.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,935 21.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.4% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,624 29.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,029 22.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 779 8.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 573 6.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.5% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,005 39.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,182 46.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 279 11.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 55 2.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), 46.9% were couple families with children, 39.9% were couple families without children and 11.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs) 17.5% of single parents were male and 82.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,203 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,413 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,413 and those without children was $3,203.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 531 24.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 98 4.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 494 22.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 427 19.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 124 5.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 239 10.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 117 5.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 154 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 22.6% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,673 90.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 409 10.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), 90.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,398 38.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 207 5.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,062 56.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), 38.0% were separate houses, 5.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 56.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 299 8.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,226 33.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,025 27.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,054 28.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 56 1.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.1% had 1 bedroom, 33.4% had 2 bedrooms and 27.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,325 36.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 999 27.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,245 33.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 16 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 89 2.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), 36.1% were owned outright, 27.2% were owned with a mortgage and 33.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,485 67.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 919 25.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 269 7.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.7% were family households, 25.0% were single person households and 7.3% were group households.

Household income Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 33.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), 10.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 33.7% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 508 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.3 -- 11.6 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,250 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.9 -- 10.5 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
None 371 10.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,454 39.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,283 34.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 478 13.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 88 2.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), 39.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.0% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 41 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 31 75.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 10 24.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), there were 41 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 31 (or 75.6%) were male and 10 (or 24.4%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.6 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.6 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Bellevue Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 400 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Bellevue Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $400 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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