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Other Comprehensive Income (Loss) - Schedule of reclassifications (Details)

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Other Comprehensive Income (Loss) - Schedule of reclassifications (Details) (USD $)
In Millions, unless otherwise specified
3 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2013
Affected Line in the Consolidated Statement of Operations:    
Net revenue $ (401.5)us-gaap_Revenues [1] $ (384.9)us-gaap_Revenues [1]
Cost of goods sold 263.1us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold 253.9us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold
Operating expenses 91.2us-gaap_OperatingExpenses 94.0us-gaap_OperatingExpenses
Other income (expense), net 0us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense 0.1us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense
Total before tax (41.5)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments (30.6)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments
Tax expense (11.8)us-gaap_IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit (9.0)us-gaap_IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit
Total reclassifications for the period, net of tax (29.5)us-gaap_NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic [2] (20.3)us-gaap_NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic [2]
Reclassifications out of accumulated other comprehensive income (loss)    
Affected Line in the Consolidated Statement of Operations:    
Net revenue 0.5us-gaap_Revenues
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0.1us-gaap_Revenues
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Cost of goods sold 0.9us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold
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0.6us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold
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Operating expenses 0.4us-gaap_OperatingExpenses
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
0.4us-gaap_OperatingExpenses
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
Other income (expense), net 0.3us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
0.1us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
Total before tax 2.1us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
1.2us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
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Tax expense 0.8us-gaap_IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit
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0.4us-gaap_IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
Total reclassifications for the period, net of tax 1.3us-gaap_NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
0.8us-gaap_NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
Net Loss Recognized | Reclassifications out of accumulated other comprehensive income (loss)    
Affected Line in the Consolidated Statement of Operations:    
Net revenue 0us-gaap_Revenues
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3] 0us-gaap_Revenues
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/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3]
Cost of goods sold 0.9us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3] 0.6us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3]
Operating expenses 0.3us-gaap_OperatingExpenses
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3] 0.3us-gaap_OperatingExpenses
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3]
Other income (expense), net 0us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3] 0us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3]
Total before tax 1.2us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3] 0.9us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetLossRecognizedMember
[3]
Prior Service Costs Recognized | Reclassifications out of accumulated other comprehensive income (loss)    
Affected Line in the Consolidated Statement of Operations:    
Net revenue 0us-gaap_Revenues
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3] 0us-gaap_Revenues
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3]
Cost of goods sold 0.1us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3] 0.1us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold
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= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3]
Operating expenses 0.1us-gaap_OperatingExpenses
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3] 0.1us-gaap_OperatingExpenses
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3]
Other income (expense), net 0us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense
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/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3] 0us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3]
Total before tax 0.2us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3] 0.2us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= hi_AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentPriorServiceCostRecognizedMember
[3]
Derivative Instruments | Reclassifications out of accumulated other comprehensive income (loss)    
Affected Line in the Consolidated Statement of Operations:    
Net revenue 0.5us-gaap_Revenues
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
= us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeMember
/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= us-gaap_AccumulatedNetGainLossFromDesignatedOrQualifyingCashFlowHedgesMember
0.1us-gaap_Revenues
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/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= us-gaap_AccumulatedNetGainLossFromDesignatedOrQualifyingCashFlowHedgesMember
Cost of goods sold (0.1)us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold
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/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= us-gaap_AccumulatedNetGainLossFromDesignatedOrQualifyingCashFlowHedgesMember
(0.1)us-gaap_CostOfGoodsSold
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/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
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Operating expenses 0us-gaap_OperatingExpenses
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/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
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0us-gaap_OperatingExpenses
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/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
= us-gaap_AccumulatedNetGainLossFromDesignatedOrQualifyingCashFlowHedgesMember
Other income (expense), net 0.3us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense
/ us-gaap_ReclassificationOutOfAccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeAxis
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/ us-gaap_StatementEquityComponentsAxis
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0.1us-gaap_OtherNonoperatingIncomeExpense
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Total before tax $ 0.7us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments
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$ 0.1us-gaap_IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments
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[1] We attribute revenue to a geography based upon the location of the business unit that consummates the external sale.
[2] Net income attributable to Hillenbrand
[3] These accumulated other comprehensive income components are included in the computation of net periodic pension cost (see Note 5).