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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Henley Beach

Code SSC40287 (SSC)
People 5,562
Male 2,757
Female 2,805
Median age 41
Families 1,495
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,692
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,271
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,842
Median weekly rent $250
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 Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Total 5,562 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,757 49.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,805 50.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 37 0.7 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,562 people in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 282 5.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 292 5.2 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 354 6.4 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 349 6.3 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 387 7.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 284 5.1 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 308 5.5 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 376 6.8 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 489 8.8 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 429 7.7 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 462 8.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 349 6.3 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 348 6.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 247 4.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 201 3.6 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 146 2.6 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 127 2.3 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 132 2.4 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,147 46.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 138 3.0 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 461 9.9 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 259 5.6 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,632 35.2 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.3% were married and 12.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,015 47.1 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 464 10.9 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,797 42.0 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 48 3.1 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 262 17.0 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 166 10.8 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 55 3.6 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 164 10.7 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 106 6.9 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 57 3.7 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 108 7.0 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 277 18.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 42 2.7 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 254 16.5 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,539 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs) 27.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.4% were in primary school, 21.2% in secondary school and 25.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 4,136 74.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,698 31.9 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 422 7.9 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 263 4.9 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,947 55.3 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 55.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 31.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,811 58.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 967 31.4 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 167 5.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 135 4.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,080 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,080 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Henley Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 31.4% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 342 11.6 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 295 10.0 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 328 11.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 528 17.9 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,287 43.7 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 665 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,824 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,271 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) was $665.

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

Unpaid work Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,585 77.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,349 29.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 585 12.6 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,003 21.6 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.1% provided care for children and 12.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,192 25.7 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,395 30.1 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 608 13.1 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 390 8.4 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 30.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 614 41.1 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 665 44.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 196 13.1 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 20 1.3 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 44.5% were couple families with children, 41.1% were couple families without children and 13.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.3 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.7 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs) 22.3% of single parents were male and 77.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,390 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,571 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,571 and those without children was $2,390.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 270 21.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 49 3.8 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 350 27.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 148 11.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 66 5.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 232 18.2 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 74 5.8 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 88 6.9 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 27.4% 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 Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,320 88.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 290 11.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 88.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,432 61.7 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 365 15.7 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 518 22.3 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 0.2 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 61.7% were separate houses, 15.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 22.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 133 5.7 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 683 29.4 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,015 43.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 443 19.1 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 42 1.8 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.7% had 1 bedroom, 29.4% had 2 bedrooms and 43.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 829 35.7 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 708 30.5 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 708 30.5 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 17 0.7 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 57 2.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 35.7% were owned outright, 30.5% were owned with a mortgage and 30.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,479 63.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 737 31.8 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 102 4.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.8% were family households, 31.8% were single person households and 4.4% were group households.

Household income Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 24.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.6% 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 Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.0 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.0 -- 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 Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,842 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.4 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.6 -- 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 Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
None 191 8.2 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 903 39.0 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 870 37.5 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 295 12.7 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 59 2.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 39.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.7% 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 Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 34 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 41.2 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 20 58.8 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), there were 34 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 41.2%) were male and 20 (or 58.8%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,474 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,474.

Mortgage and rent Henley Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,650 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Henley Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,650.

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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