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Red Hill (ACT)

Code SSC80086 (SSC)
People 3,249
Male 1,653
Female 1,596
Median age 41
Families 803
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,261
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $2,504
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,709
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Total 3,249 -- 357,222 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,653 50.9 176,746 49.5 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,596 49.1 180,476 50.5 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 1.2 5,185 1.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,249 people in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 134 4.1 23,843 6.7 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 215 6.6 21,411 6.0 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 259 8.0 21,089 5.9 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 265 8.2 23,999 6.7 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 222 6.8 30,750 8.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 143 4.4 30,535 8.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 139 4.3 27,708 7.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 149 4.6 26,960 7.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 227 7.0 25,973 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 269 8.3 24,602 6.9 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 258 7.9 23,405 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 229 7.0 20,408 5.7 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 193 5.9 18,373 5.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 125 3.8 12,672 3.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 88 2.7 8,994 2.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 80 2.5 6,591 1.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 99 3.0 5,074 1.4 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 156 4.8 4,835 1.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 34 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,280 48.5 137,508 47.3 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 52 2.0 7,536 2.6 529,280 3.0
Divorced 198 7.5 23,093 7.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 216 8.2 11,350 3.9 949,634 5.5
Never married 891 33.8 111,389 38.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.5% were married and 9.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 48 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,143 51.3 124,924 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 184 8.3 27,591 10.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 900 40.4 105,845 41.0 6,413,399 41.3

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 48 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 30 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 46 4.1 5,201 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 178 15.9 16,597 14.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 45 4.0 7,451 6.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 85 7.6 3,662 3.2 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 95 8.5 12,384 10.8 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 45 4.0 6,635 5.8 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 193 17.3 4,096 3.6 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 52 4.7 9,181 8.0 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 223 20.0 28,337 24.7 932,524 14.3
Other 17 1.5 2,807 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 137 12.3 18,506 16.1 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,116 -- 114,857 -- 6,503,580 --

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs) 34.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.5% were in primary school, 29.7% in secondary school and 24.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 2,301 70.8 255,052 71.4 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,097 35.2 108,891 32.2 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 252 8.1 27,344 8.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 212 6.8 21,036 6.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,557 49.9 180,529 53.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), 49.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 35.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 998 61.5 132,040 65.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 481 29.6 51,028 25.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 78 4.8 12,821 6.3 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 66 4.1 7,316 3.6 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,623 -- 203,205 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,623 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs). Of these 61.5% were employed full time, 29.6% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 185 11.9 18,664 9.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 148 9.5 14,748 7.5 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 145 9.3 17,617 9.0 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 239 15.3 43,133 22.0 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 761 48.8 88,909 45.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 36 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 954 -- 917 -- 577 --
Family 3,002 -- 2,277 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,504 -- 1,920 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs) was $954.

Travel to work, top responses Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,912 72.4 226,730 77.9 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 716 27.1 82,139 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 308 11.7 30,889 10.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 677 25.7 61,571 21.2 3,090,874 17.8

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.1% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 643 24.4 75,671 26.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 708 26.8 91,161 31.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 339 12.8 37,329 12.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 221 8.4 22,571 7.8 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), 26.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% 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 Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 281 35.1 35,150 37.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 405 50.6 43,191 46.2 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 107 13.4 13,601 14.6 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 1.0 1,452 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), 50.6% were couple families with children, 35.1% were couple families without children and 13.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 24.5 -- 19.8 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.5 -- 80.2 -- 82.4

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs) 24.5% of single parents were male and 75.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Families without children 3,317 -- 2,662 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 4,039 -- 3,060 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $4,039 and those without children was $3,317.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 187 27.3 24,454 31.2 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 27 3.9 2,579 3.3 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 147 21.5 16,099 20.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 102 14.9 10,520 13.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 31 4.5 3,301 4.2 251,191 5.4
Both not working 94 13.7 10,452 13.3 899,598 19.2
Other 47 6.9 6,140 7.8 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 50 7.3 4,800 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 21.5% 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 Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,102 90.7 129,423 92.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 113 9.3 10,196 7.3 934,470 10.7

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 798 72.3 94,266 72.8 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 129 11.7 18,811 14.5 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 177 16.0 16,071 12.4 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 228 0.2 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), 72.3% were separate houses, 11.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 16.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 1.2 419 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 65 5.9 6,739 5.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 142 12.9 17,477 13.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 339 30.7 56,123 43.4 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 531 48.1 47,271 36.5 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.4 1,396 1.1 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.9% had 1 bedroom, 12.9% had 2 bedrooms and 30.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 402 36.4 36,739 28.4 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 291 26.3 50,392 38.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 371 33.6 39,592 30.6 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 20 1.8 816 0.6 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 21 1.9 1,886 1.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), 36.4% were owned outright, 26.3% were owned with a mortgage and 33.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 794 72.0 91,979 71.1 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 263 23.8 30,248 23.4 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 46 4.2 7,198 5.6 321,007 4.1

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.0% were family households, 23.8% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.4 -- 12.9 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 37.2 -- 23.7 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), 15.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 37.2% 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 Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 380 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 92.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 8.0 -- 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 Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,709 -- 2,167 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 92.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 7.8 -- 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 Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 104 9.4 7,978 6.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 332 30.1 47,517 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 419 38.0 50,278 38.8 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 219 19.9 21,104 16.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 29 2.6 2,548 2.0 234,292 3.0

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), 30.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.9% 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 Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 37 -- 5,185 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 43.2 2,656 51.2 270,331 49.3
Female 21 56.8 2,529 48.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), there were 37 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 43.2%) were male and 21 (or 56.8%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 749 -- 1,666 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $749.

Mortgage and rent Red Hill (ACT) % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 305 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,167 -- 1,647 --

In Red Hill (ACT) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 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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