2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Bellevue Heights

Code SSC40041 (SSC)
People 2,549
Male 1,190
Female 1,359
Median age 50
Families 751
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,063
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,378
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,744
Median weekly rent $300
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 Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,549 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,190 46.7 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,359 53.3 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,549 people in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs) of these 46.7% were male and 53.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 104 4.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 102 4.0 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 126 4.9 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 156 6.1 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 134 5.3 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 119 4.7 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 116 4.6 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 136 5.3 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 152 6.0 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 137 5.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 163 6.4 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 177 6.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 213 8.4 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 181 7.1 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 192 7.5 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 105 4.1 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 87 3.4 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 149 5.8 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 50 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs) was 50 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 28.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,296 58.5 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 34 1.5 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 157 7.1 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 187 8.4 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 540 24.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.5% were married and 8.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 85 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,191 60.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 133 6.8 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 632 32.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 34 5.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 105 16.4 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 3.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 41 6.4 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 56 8.7 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 25 3.9 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 32 5.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 44 6.9 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 179 27.9 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 14 2.2 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 93 14.5 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 642 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs) 25.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.5% were in primary school, 17.8% in secondary school and 34.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,736 68.1 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 880 36.2 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 176 7.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 100 4.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,276 52.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), 52.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 672 55.2 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 417 34.3 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 62 5.1 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 66 5.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,217 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,217 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs). Of these 55.2% were employed full time, 34.3% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 183 15.9 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 101 8.8 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 137 11.9 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 195 17.0 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 472 41.1 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), 15.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 576 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,655 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,378 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs) was $576.

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

Unpaid work Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,698 76.7 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 569 25.7 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 304 13.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 572 25.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.7% provided care for children and 13.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 479 21.6 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 614 27.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 375 16.9 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 229 10.3 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), 27.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 394 52.5 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 284 37.8 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 65 8.7 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 1.1 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), 37.8% were couple families with children, 52.5% were couple families without children and 8.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.7 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.3 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs) 19.7% of single parents were male and 80.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,148 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,641 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,641 and those without children was $2,148.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 112 16.5 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 28 4.1 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 143 21.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 89 13.1 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 39 5.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 196 29.0 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 29 4.3 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 41 6.1 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 21.1% 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 Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 964 91.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 85 8.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), 91.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 858 89.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.3 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 103 10.7 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 Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), 89.0% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 32 3.3 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 124 12.9 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 482 50.1 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 313 32.5 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.2 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 12.9% had 2 bedrooms and 50.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 447 46.5 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 341 35.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 107 11.1 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 48 5.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 2.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), 46.5% were owned outright, 35.4% were owned with a mortgage and 11.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 748 77.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 199 20.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 1.6 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.8% were family households, 20.7% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.6 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.8 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), 20.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.8% 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 Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,744 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Bellevue Heights % South Australia % Australia %
None 49 5.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 275 28.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 428 44.5 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 192 20.0 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 1.9 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), 28.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.0% 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 Heights % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 6 100.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 6 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 34 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bellevue Heights % 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 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bellevue Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Bellevue Heights % 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 1,600 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Bellevue Heights (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 $1,600.

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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