2011 Census QuickStats

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Hendon (SA)

Code SSC40286 (SSC)
People 1,373
Male 641
Female 732
Median age 43
Families 349
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 619
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $861
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,603
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,373 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 641 46.7 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 732 53.3 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 2.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,373 people in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs) of these 46.7% were male and 53.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 62 4.5 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 74 5.4 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 65 4.7 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 70 5.1 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 60 4.4 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 96 7.0 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 114 8.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 83 6.0 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 92 6.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 95 6.9 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 90 6.5 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 67 4.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 68 4.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 42 3.1 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 54 3.9 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 60 4.4 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 67 4.9 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 116 8.4 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 486 41.5 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 35 3.0 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 108 9.2 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 158 13.5 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 383 32.7 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.5% were married and 12.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 443 43.6 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 103 10.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 471 46.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 14 4.4 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 71 22.3 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 23 7.2 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.9 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 37 11.6 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 16 5.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 20 6.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 32 10.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 12 3.8 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 91 28.5 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 319 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs) 23.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.5% were in primary school, 16.7% in secondary school and 16.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 947 68.9 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 487 40.4 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 112 9.3 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 70 5.8 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 535 44.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), 44.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 351 60.1 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 182 31.2 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 22 3.8 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 29 5.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 584 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 584 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs). Of these 60.1% were employed full time, 31.2% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 63 11.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 48 8.6 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 69 12.3 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 142 25.4 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 210 37.6 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 462 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,179 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 861 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs) was $462.

Travel to work, top responses Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 699 59.8 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 246 21.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 131 11.2 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 125 10.7 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.1% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 241 20.6 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 239 20.4 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 137 11.7 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 82 7.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), 20.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 135 38.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 142 40.7 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 66 18.9 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.7 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), 40.7% were couple families with children, 38.7% were couple families without children and 18.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs) 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,897 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,921 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,921 and those without children was $1,897.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 59 21.3 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 4.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 56 20.2 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 38 13.7 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 5.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 69 24.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 10 3.6 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 5.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 20.2% 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 Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 562 92.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 43 7.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), 92.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 491 87.4 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 42 7.5 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 26 4.6 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.5 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), 87.4% were separate houses, 7.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.5 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 34 6.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 177 31.4 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 307 54.4 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 31 5.5 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 2.1 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.0% had 1 bedroom, 31.4% had 2 bedrooms and 54.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 167 29.8 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 194 34.6 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 179 31.9 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 3.2 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), 29.8% were owned outright, 34.6% were owned with a mortgage and 31.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 346 61.5 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 202 35.9 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 2.7 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 61.5% were family households, 35.9% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), 36.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.8% 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 Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.0 -- 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 Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,603 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.4 -- 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 Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
None 90 16.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 202 36.1 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 176 31.4 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 63 11.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 29 5.2 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), 36.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.2% 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 Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 28 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 42.9 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 16 57.1 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), there were 28 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 42.9%) were male and 16 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,062 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,062.

Mortgage and rent Hendon (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 108 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Hendon (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $108 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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