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Balhannah

Code UCL415004 (UCL)
People 1,597
Male 783
Female 814
Median age 42
Families 476
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 679
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,238
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,625
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,597 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 783 49.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 814 51.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 0.6 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,597 people in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 97 6.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 91 5.7 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 108 6.8 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 115 7.2 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 75 4.7 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 78 4.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 78 4.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 102 6.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 130 8.1 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 120 7.5 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 116 7.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 118 7.4 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 117 7.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 81 5.1 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 66 4.1 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 45 2.8 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 32 2.0 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 28 1.8 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 733 56.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 30 2.3 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 114 8.8 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 63 4.8 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 362 27.8 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 56.3% were married and 11.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 684 56.6 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 129 10.7 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 396 32.8 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 21 4.7 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 73 16.2 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 2.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 67 14.9 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 53 11.8 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 19 4.2 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 41 9.1 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 37 8.2 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 68 15.1 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 4 0.9 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 59 13.1 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 451 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.3% were in primary school, 25.2% in secondary school and 22.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,341 84.0 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 280 18.1 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 124 8.0 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 94 6.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,053 67.9 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), 67.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 458 52.4 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 320 36.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 58 6.6 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 38 4.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 874 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 874 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 52.4% were employed full time, 36.6% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 118 14.2 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 94 11.3 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 100 12.0 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 114 13.7 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 349 41.9 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), 14.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 589 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,545 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,238 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities) was $589.

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

Unpaid work Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,057 81.4 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 427 32.8 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 168 12.9 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 410 31.5 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.8% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 299 23.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 405 31.2 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 190 14.6 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 163 12.5 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 208 43.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 207 43.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 58 12.2 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 Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.5% were couple families with children, 43.7% were couple families without children and 12.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 10.5 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 89.5 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities) 10.5% of single parents were male and 89.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,812 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,234 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,234 and those without children was $1,812.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 83 19.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 28 6.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 111 26.6 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 61 14.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 21 5.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 60 14.4 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 32 7.7 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 21 5.0 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 19.9% had both partners employed full-time, 6.7% had both employed part-time and 26.6% 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 614 91.5 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 57 8.5 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 592 96.6 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 18 2.9 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.5 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 Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.6% were separate houses, 2.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 1.6 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 105 17.2 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 321 52.6 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 166 27.2 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 1.3 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 17.2% had 2 bedrooms and 52.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 218 35.6 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 258 42.2 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 123 20.1 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.7 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 1.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.6% were owned outright, 42.2% were owned with a mortgage and 20.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 475 77.7 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 119 19.5 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 2.8 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 77.7% were family households, 19.5% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.6 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.5 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.5% 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
None 14 2.3 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 194 31.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 276 45.0 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 115 18.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 2.3 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.8% 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 Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 45.5 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 6 54.5 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 45.5%) were male and 6 (or 54.5%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Balhannah % 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 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,333 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

Mortgage and rent Balhannah % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 92 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Balhannah (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $92 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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