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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Heathfield

Code SSC40283 (SSC)
People 1,033
Male 509
Female 524
Median age 44
Families 274
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 396
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,687
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,033 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 509 49.3 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 524 50.7 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.6 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,033 people in Heathfield (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 52 5.0 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 55 5.3 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 69 6.7 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 89 8.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 60 5.8 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 30 2.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 39 3.8 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 53 5.1 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 66 6.4 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 89 8.6 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 104 10.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 91 8.8 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 64 6.2 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 49 4.8 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 37 3.6 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 24 2.3 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 18 1.7 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 42 4.1 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Heathfield (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 438 51.4 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 2.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 87 10.2 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 47 5.5 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 262 30.8 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Heathfield (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.4% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Heathfield (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 406 53.0 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 67 8.7 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 293 38.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 48 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Heathfield (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 48 years.

Education Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 13 3.9 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 53 15.7 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 2.4 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 28 8.3 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 43 12.8 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 3.3 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 25 7.4 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 18 5.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 59 17.5 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 5 1.5 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 74 22.0 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 337 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Heathfield (State Suburbs) 32.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.1% were in primary school, 23.7% in secondary school and 23.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 795 77.0 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 234 24.2 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 108 11.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 62 6.4 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 561 58.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), 58.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 306 56.2 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 197 36.2 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 4.6 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 2.9 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 544 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 544 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Heathfield (State Suburbs). Of these 56.2% were employed full time, 36.2% were employed part-time and 2.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 79 15.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 60 11.4 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 59 11.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 74 14.0 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 229 43.4 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Heathfield (State Suburbs), 15.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Heathfield (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 711 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 2,032 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,687 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Heathfield (State Suburbs) was $711.

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

Unpaid work Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 696 82.0 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 252 29.7 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 119 14.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 267 31.3 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.7% provided care for children and 14.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 194 22.8 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 270 31.8 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 127 14.9 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 107 12.6 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Heathfield (State Suburbs), 31.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 100 36.4 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 144 52.4 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 28 10.2 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.1 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Heathfield (State Suburbs), 52.4% were couple families with children, 36.4% were couple families without children and 10.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.3 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.7 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Heathfield (State Suburbs) 13.3% of single parents were male and 86.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,166 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,637 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,637 and those without children was $2,166.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 51 20.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 6.1 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 56 23.0 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 42 17.2 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 11 4.5 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 41 16.8 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 11 4.5 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 17 7.0 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.9% had both partners employed full-time, 6.1% had both employed part-time and 23.0% 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 Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 354 90.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 39 9.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 339 95.8 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 15 4.2 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 Heathfield (State Suburbs), 95.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 2.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 53 14.9 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 158 44.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 134 37.7 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.8 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 14.9% had 2 bedrooms and 44.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 140 39.4 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 172 48.5 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 31 8.7 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 1.4 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 2.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Heathfield (State Suburbs), 39.4% were owned outright, 48.5% were owned with a mortgage and 8.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 272 77.1 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 68 19.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 3.7 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.1% were family households, 19.3% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.2 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), 8.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.2% 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 Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 290 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.3 -- 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 Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.9 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.1 -- 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 Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
None 8 2.3 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 89 25.2 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 156 44.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 89 25.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 3.1 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), 25.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.2% 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 Heathfield % 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 41 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Heathfield (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 41 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Heathfield % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Heathfield (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Heathfield % 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 Heathfield (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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