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Balaklava

Code UCL415003 (UCL)
People 1,827
Male 876
Female 951
Median age 45
Families 488
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 874
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $809
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,040
Median weekly rent $160
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,827 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 876 47.9 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 951 52.1 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 1.6 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,827 people in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 106 5.8 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 107 5.9 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 113 6.2 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 119 6.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 96 5.2 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 81 4.4 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 75 4.1 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 105 5.7 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 99 5.4 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 100 5.5 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 100 5.5 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 136 7.4 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 126 6.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 109 6.0 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 83 4.5 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 87 4.8 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 79 4.3 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 108 5.9 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 779 51.9 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 32 2.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 108 7.2 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 184 12.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 399 26.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 51.9% were married and 9.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 38 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 683 51.7 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 98 7.4 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 539 40.8 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 18 4.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 104 24.9 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 1.7 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 48 11.5 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 83 19.9 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.7 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 32 7.7 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 19 4.6 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 17 4.1 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 4 1.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 82 19.7 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 417 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities) 23.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.9% were in primary school, 28.3% in secondary school and 9.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,601 87.6 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 182 10.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 80 4.6 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 77 4.4 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,398 80.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), 80.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 414 54.2 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 273 35.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 53 6.9 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 24 3.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 764 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 764 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 54.2% were employed full time, 35.7% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 108 14.6 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 69 9.3 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 91 12.3 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 94 12.7 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 320 43.3 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), 14.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 443 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,036 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 809 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities) was $443.

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

Unpaid work Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,056 70.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 381 25.4 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 177 11.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 521 34.7 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.4% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 34.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 282 18.8 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 361 24.0 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 202 13.4 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 210 14.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 242 49.6 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 160 32.8 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 83 17.0 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.8% were couple families with children, 49.6% were couple families without children and 17.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities) 12.8% of single parents were male and 87.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,817 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,921 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,921 and those without children was $1,817.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 59 14.7 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 3.5 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 84 20.9 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 50 12.5 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 24 6.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 124 30.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 22 5.5 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 24 6.0 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 14.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 20.9% 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 749 87.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 111 12.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 700 93.5 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 37 4.9 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.9 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 0.7 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.5% were separate houses, 4.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.4 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 25 3.3 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 135 18.0 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 420 56.1 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 145 19.4 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 2.7 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 18.0% had 2 bedrooms and 56.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 301 40.2 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 220 29.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 183 24.5 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 17 2.3 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 3.6 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.2% were owned outright, 29.4% were owned with a mortgage and 24.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 482 64.4 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 249 33.2 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 2.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 64.4% were family households, 33.2% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.6 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.5 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.5% 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.0 -- 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,040 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
None 60 8.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 279 37.2 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 286 38.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 107 14.3 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 17 2.3 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.3% 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 55.6 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 12 44.4 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 55.6%) were male and 12 (or 44.4%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,562 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,562.

Mortgage and rent Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,192 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Balaklava (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,192.

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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