2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Balhannah

Code SSC40033 (SSC)
People 1,075
Male 513
Female 562
Median age 42
Families 317
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 456
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,300
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $260
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,075 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 513 47.7 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 562 52.3 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,075 people in Balhannah (State Suburbs) of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 74 6.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 75 7.0 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 70 6.5 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 64 6.0 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 44 4.1 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 49 4.6 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 64 6.0 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 71 6.6 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 93 8.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 71 6.6 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 76 7.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 72 6.7 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 74 6.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 52 4.8 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 46 4.3 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 35 3.3 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 28 2.6 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 16 1.5 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Balhannah (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 484 56.4 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 21 2.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 75 8.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 50 5.8 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 228 26.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Balhannah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.4% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Balhannah (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 452 57.3 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 89 11.3 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 248 31.4 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Balhannah (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 17 5.4 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 53 17.0 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 2.9 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 50 16.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 38 12.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 3.2 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 6.1 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 5.1 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 47 15.1 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 53 17.0 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 312 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Balhannah (State Suburbs) 29.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.6% were in primary school, 21.5% in secondary school and 20.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 895 83.3 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 186 17.9 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 85 8.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 66 6.4 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 701 67.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), 67.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 291 51.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 202 35.9 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 41 7.3 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 28 5.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 562 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 562 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Balhannah (State Suburbs). Of these 51.8% were employed full time, 35.9% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 76 14.2 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 55 10.3 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 68 12.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 67 12.5 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 226 42.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Balhannah (State Suburbs), 14.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Balhannah (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 585 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,598 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,300 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Balhannah (State Suburbs) was $585.

Travel to work, top responses Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 688 80.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 302 35.2 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 109 12.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 262 30.6 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.2% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 178 20.7 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 272 31.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 132 15.4 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 105 12.2 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Balhannah (State Suburbs), 31.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 134 42.4 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 139 44.0 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 43 13.6 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Balhannah (State Suburbs), 44.0% were couple families with children, 42.4% were couple families without children and 13.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.5 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.5 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Balhannah (State Suburbs) 12.5% of single parents were male and 87.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,675 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,190 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,190 and those without children was $1,675.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 50 18.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 4.4 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 76 27.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 40 14.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 6.9 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 40 14.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 25 9.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 12 4.4 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 27.7% 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 408 91.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 40 8.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), 91.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 390 95.6 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 3.7 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.7 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Balhannah (State Suburbs), 95.6% were separate houses, 3.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 1.7 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 63 15.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 226 55.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 101 24.9 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 2.0 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.7% had 1 bedroom, 15.6% had 2 bedrooms and 55.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 141 35.0 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 172 42.7 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 81 20.1 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 1.2 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Balhannah (State Suburbs), 35.0% were owned outright, 42.7% were owned with a mortgage and 20.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 313 77.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 81 20.0 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 2.7 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.3% were family households, 20.0% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.7 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.2 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), 20.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.2% 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 260 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 9.3 -- 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 8.8 -- 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
None 9 2.2 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 129 31.9 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 190 46.9 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 62 15.3 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 3.7 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), 31.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.3% 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Balhannah (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Balhannah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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