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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Henley Beach

Code SSC41756 (SSC)
People 5,405
Male 2,695
Female 2,710
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 4,715
People born overseas 1,073
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27
Families 1,417
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,624
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $962
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,244
Median weekly rent $180
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Henley Beach % Australia %
Total 5,405 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,695 49.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,710 50.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 31 0.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,405 people were usually resident in Henley Beach (State Suburbs): of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Of the total population 0.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Henley Beach % Australia %
People
0-4 years 302 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 627 11.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 631 11.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,344 43.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 652 12.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 849 15.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.2% of people usually resident in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Henley Beach % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,715 87.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,073 19.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.2% of people usually resident in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 19.9% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Henley Beach % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,159 48.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 536 12.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 269 6.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,511 33.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) were married, 12.0% were either separated or divorced, 6.0% were widowed and 33.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Henley Beach % Australia %
Australia 3,980 73.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Henley Beach % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Henley Beach % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Henley Beach % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,669 59.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 830 29.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 109 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 50 1.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 132 4.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,419 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,790 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,790 people aged 15 years and over in Henley Beach (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.8% worked full-time, 29.7% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 1.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.7% were unemployed. 1,419 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Henley Beach % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 522 -- 466 --
Family 1,312 -- 1,171 --
Household 962 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $522, the median family income was $1,312 and the median household income was $962.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Henley Beach % Australia %
Couple family without children 605 42.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 590 41.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 200 14.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 22 1.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,417 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,417 families in Henley Beach (State Suburbs): of these 42.7% were couple families without children, 41.6% were couple families with children, 14.1% were one parent families and 1.6% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Henley Beach % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,351 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,624 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,351 occupied private dwellings were counted in Henley Beach (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Henley Beach % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,495 63.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 364 15.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 476 20.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 13 0.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.1 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 63.6% were separate houses, 15.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 20.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Henley Beach % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 843 35.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 666 28.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 673 28.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 19 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 149 6.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 35.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 28.3% were owned with a mortgage and 28.6% were rented.

Landlord type Henley Beach % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 263 39.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 121 18.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 277 41.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 13 1.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 39.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 18.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 41.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Henley Beach % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,244 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,244. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Henley Beach % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,409 59.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 738 31.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 90 3.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Henley Beach (State Suburbs), 59.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 31.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.8% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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