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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Hindmarsh (S)

Code LGA22980 (LGA)
People 5,798
Male 2,882
Female 2,916
Median age 47
Families 1,558
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,024
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $785
Median monthly mortgage repayments $800
Median weekly rent $120
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 5,798 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,882 49.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,916 50.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 89 1.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,798 people in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 294 5.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 359 6.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 378 6.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 363 6.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 217 3.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 232 4.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 221 3.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 302 5.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 330 5.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 398 6.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 466 8.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 419 7.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 397 6.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 362 6.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 298 5.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 263 4.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 224 3.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 274 4.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,578 54.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 141 3.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 365 7.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 498 10.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,187 24.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 54.1% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,329 55.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 251 6.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,637 38.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 62 4.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 372 25.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 1.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 77 5.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 401 27.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 12 0.8 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 64 4.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 70 4.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 46 3.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 329 22.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,455 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) 25.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.2% were in primary school, 28.6% in secondary school and 9.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 5,160 89.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 479 8.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 195 3.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 135 2.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,695 85.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 85.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,531 60.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 756 30.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 152 6.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 78 3.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,517 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,517 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 60.8% were employed full time, 30.0% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 240 9.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 241 9.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 271 11.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 363 14.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,167 47.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 439 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 990 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 785 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) was $439.

Travel to work, top responses Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,299 69.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,166 24.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 578 12.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,798 37.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.5% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 37.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 863 18.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,023 21.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 672 14.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 739 15.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 21.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 737 47.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 586 37.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 203 13.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 30 1.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 37.7% were couple families with children, 47.4% were couple families without children and 13.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas) 18.1% of single parents were male and 81.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,437 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,565 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,565 and those without children was $1,437.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 270 20.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 3.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 296 22.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 162 12.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 83 6.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 329 24.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 64 4.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 79 6.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 20.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 22.4% 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 Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,341 79.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 611 20.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 79.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,215 94.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.2 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 93 4.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 29 1.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 94.6% were separate houses, 0.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 15 0.6 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 91 3.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 407 17.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,297 55.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 482 20.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 51 2.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.4% had 2 bedrooms and 55.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,254 53.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 571 24.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 422 18.0 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 22 0.9 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 74 3.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 53.5% were owned outright, 24.4% were owned with a mortgage and 18.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,546 66.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 744 31.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 51 2.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 66.0% were family households, 31.8% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.4 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 36.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.4% 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 Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 120 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 9.1 -- 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 Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 800 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.4 -- 10.1 -- 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 Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
None 151 6.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 720 30.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 843 36.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 544 23.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 83 3.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), 30.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.2% 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 Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 87 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 39 44.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 48 55.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 44 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 87 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 39 (or 44.8%) were male and 48 (or 55.2%) were female. The median age was 44 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 645 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $645.

Mortgage and rent Hindmarsh (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 95 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 910 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Hindmarsh (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $95 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $910.

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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