2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Hove

Code SSC40305 (SSC)
People 2,940
Male 1,302
Female 1,638
Median age 51
Families 755
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,429
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,014
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,940 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,302 44.3 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,638 55.7 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 16 0.5 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,940 people in Hove (State Suburbs) of these 44.3% were male and 55.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Hove % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 121 4.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 114 3.9 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 141 4.8 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 161 5.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 132 4.5 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 107 3.6 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 126 4.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 135 4.6 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 163 5.5 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 174 5.9 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 201 6.8 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 223 7.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 218 7.4 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 159 5.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 142 4.8 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 160 5.4 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 198 6.7 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 262 8.9 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 51 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hove (State Suburbs) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 31.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Hove % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,272 49.6 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 42 1.6 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 245 9.5 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 382 14.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 626 24.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hove (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.6% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hove % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 60 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hove (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Hove % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,125 50.8 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 139 6.3 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 949 42.9 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Hove (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hove % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 51 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hove (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 21 3.1 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 83 12.3 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 55 8.1 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 39 5.8 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 106 15.7 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 40 5.9 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 23 3.4 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 49 7.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 120 17.8 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 18 2.7 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 121 17.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 675 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hove (State Suburbs) 23.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.1% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 25.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,143 72.9 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 786 29.2 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 194 7.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 119 4.4 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,596 59.2 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Hove (State Suburbs), 59.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Hove % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 717 54.3 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 466 35.3 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 84 6.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 54 4.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,321 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,321 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hove (State Suburbs). Of these 54.3% were employed full time, 35.3% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 175 13.8 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 144 11.4 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 155 12.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 200 15.8 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 514 40.5 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hove (State Suburbs), 13.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hove % 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 Hove (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hove % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 598 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,572 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,014 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hove (State Suburbs) was $598.

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

Unpaid work Hove % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,801 70.2 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 626 24.4 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 329 12.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 556 21.7 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Hove (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.4% provided care for children and 12.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hove % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 535 20.8 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 693 27.0 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 359 14.0 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 214 8.3 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hove (State Suburbs), 27.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 361 47.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 290 38.4 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 91 12.1 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.7 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hove (State Suburbs), 38.4% were couple families with children, 47.8% were couple families without children and 12.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.1 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.9 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Hove (State Suburbs) 22.1% of single parents were male and 77.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,129 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,432 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hove (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,432 and those without children was $2,129.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 113 17.5 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 16 2.5 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 166 25.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 50 7.7 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 4.5 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 187 28.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 40 6.2 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 45 7.0 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Hove (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 25.7% 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 Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,257 89.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 152 10.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Hove (State Suburbs), 89.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 782 62.3 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 246 19.6 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 228 18.2 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 Hove (State Suburbs), 62.3% were separate houses, 19.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 18.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 76 6.1 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 385 30.7 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 582 46.3 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 188 15.0 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 25 2.0 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Hove (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.1% had 1 bedroom, 30.7% had 2 bedrooms and 46.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 502 39.9 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 332 26.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 293 23.3 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 88 7.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 42 3.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hove (State Suburbs), 39.9% were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 23.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 752 59.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 474 37.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 32 2.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Hove (State Suburbs), of all households, 59.8% were family households, 37.7% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hove (State Suburbs), 27.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.9% 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 Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Hove % South Australia % Australia %
None 138 11.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 564 44.9 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 399 31.8 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 122 9.7 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 32 2.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Hove (State Suburbs), 44.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.7% 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 Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 71.4 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 4 28.6 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hove (State Suburbs), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 71.4%) were male and 4 (or 28.6%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hove % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 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 Hove (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Hove % 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 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Hove (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 $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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