2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Australian Capital Territory Greater Capital City Statistical Areas

Australian Capital Territory

Code 8ACTE (GCCSA) Search for a Community Profile
People 396,857
Male 49.2%
Female 50.8%
Median age 35
Families 102,036
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 163,286
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $2,070
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,058
Median weekly rent $380
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education cultural & language diversity employment

People — demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Male 195,432 49.2 195,739 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 201,425 50.8 201,653 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 6,476 1.6 6,508 1.6 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 396,857 people in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas). Of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

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Age Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median age 35 -- 35 -- 38 --
0-4 years 26,782 6.7 26,795 6.7 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 25,428 6.4 25,451 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 22,234 5.6 22,235 5.6 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 24,468 6.2 24,507 6.2 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 31,354 7.9 31,430 7.9 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 32,426 8.2 32,488 8.2 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 33,587 8.5 33,631 8.5 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 30,131 7.6 30,193 7.6 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 28,167 7.1 28,216 7.1 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 26,524 6.7 26,556 6.7 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 24,387 6.1 24,433 6.1 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 22,320 5.6 22,357 5.6 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 19,110 4.8 19,144 4.8 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 17,265 4.4 17,285 4.3 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 12,157 3.1 12,168 3.1 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 8,520 2.1 8,519 2.1 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 5,834 1.5 5,839 1.5 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 6,155 1.6 6,158 1.5 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Married 154,526 47.9 154,584 47.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 8,112 2.5 8,159 2.5 608,059 3.2
Divorced 25,267 7.8 25,353 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 12,531 3.9 12,542 3.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 121,970 37.8 122,279 37.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas) aged 15 years and over, 47.9% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Registered marriage 135,703 48.1 135,703 48.1 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 32,501 11.5 32,501 11.5 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 113,732 40.3 113,732 40.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Preschool 5,901 4.5 5,904 4.5 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 20,711 15.8 20,728 15.7 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8,121 6.2 8,123 6.2 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 3,969 3.0 3,969 3.0 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 13,599 10.3 13,606 10.3 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 6,370 4.8 6,372 4.8 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 4,207 3.2 4,207 3.2 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8,156 6.2 8,163 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 34,230 26.0 34,291 26.0 1,160,626 16.1
Other 3,163 2.4 3,165 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 23,021 17.5 23,127 17.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 33.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.0% were in primary school, 18.4% in secondary school and 32.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 119,795 37.2 119,919 37.1 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 29,724 9.2 29,758 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 9,454 2.9 9,461 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 25,710 8.0 25,750 8.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 57,755 17.9 57,843 17.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 8,880 2.8 8,891 2.8 941,531 4.9
Year 10 22,569 7.0 22,621 7.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 140 0.0 140 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 30 0.0 30 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 14,545 4.5 14,566 4.5 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 1,151 0.4 1,151 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 24,832 7.7 24,951 7.7 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 17.9% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 10.9% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.2% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

2011 benchmarks are not available for this data item.

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People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 269,682 68.0 270,033 68.0 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 133,155 33.6 133,304 33.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 29,071 7.3 29,113 7.3 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 23,095 5.8 23,121 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 187,736 47.3 187,955 47.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 47.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Worked full-time 136,935 63.5 137,058 63.5 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 57,001 26.4 57,064 26.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 11,485 5.3 11,506 5.3 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 10,167 4.7 10,205 4.7 787,452 6.9

There were 215,588 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas). Of these 63.5% were employed full time, 26.4% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 20,570 10.0 20,602 10.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 16,484 8.0 16,499 8.0 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 19,945 9.7 19,962 9.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 46,914 22.8 46,946 22.8 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 90,022 43.8 90,110 43.8 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Personal 1,000 -- 998 -- 662 --
Family 2,445 -- 2,445 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,070 -- 2,070 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas) was $1,000.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 246,420 76.4 246,674 76.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 93,202 28.9 93,275 28.9 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 36,896 11.4 36,947 11.4 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 75,017 23.3 75,109 23.3 3,620,726 19.0

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.9% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

View the data quality statements for: Unpaid domestic work (DOMP) Unpaid child care (CHCAREP) Unpaid assistance (UNCAREP) Voluntary work (VOLWP)

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 82,357 25.5 82,490 25.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 102,080 31.7 102,171 31.6 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 39,392 12.2 39,411 12.2 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 22,602 7.0 22,606 7.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 31.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 38,438 37.7 38,438 37.7 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 48,008 47.1 48,008 47.1 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 14,129 13.8 14,129 13.8 959,543 15.8
Other family 1,461 1.4 1,461 1.4 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 47.1% were couple families with children, 37.7% were couple families without children and 13.8% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Male -- 20.1 -- 20.1 -- 18.2
Female -- 79.9 -- 79.9 -- 81.8

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 20.1% of single parents were male and 79.9% were female.

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Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 26,341 30.5 26,341 30.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 2,981 3.4 2,981 3.4 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 17,892 20.7 17,892 20.7 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 11,401 13.2 11,401 13.2 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 4,054 4.7 4,054 4.7 302,037 6.0
Both not working 13,020 15.1 13,020 15.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 5,516 6.4 5,516 6.4 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 5,231 6.1 5,231 6.1 311,381 6.2

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of couple families with children, 30.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 20.7% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure household composition mortgage & rent number of motor vehicles internet connection

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 142,670 91.9 142,670 91.9 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 12,593 8.1 12,593 8.1 1,039,874 11.2

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 91.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Separate house 95,520 67.0 95,520 67.0 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 25,280 17.7 25,280 17.7 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 21,405 15.0 21,405 15.0 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 194 0.1 194 0.1 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 67.0% were separate houses, 17.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 15.0% were flat or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 301 0.2 301 0.2 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 10,198 7.1 10,198 7.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 21,301 14.9 21,301 14.9 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 56,674 39.7 56,674 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 51,557 36.1 51,557 36.1 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 2,637 1.8 2,637 1.8 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.5 -- 2.6 --

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of occupied private dwellings 7.1% had 1 bedroom, 14.9% had 2 bedrooms and 39.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Owned outright 38,555 27.0 38,555 27.0 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 54,832 38.4 54,832 38.4 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 45,346 31.8 45,346 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 952 0.7 952 0.7 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 2,984 2.1 2,984 2.1 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 27.0% were owned outright, 38.4% were owned with a mortgage and 31.8% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 100,308 70.3 100,308 70.3 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 35,413 24.8 35,413 24.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 6,938 4.9 6,938 4.9 354,917 4.3

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of all households, 70.3% were family households, 24.8% were single person households and 4.9% were group households.

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Household income Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 11.7 -- 11.7 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 28.4 -- 28.4 -- 16.4

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 11.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 28.4% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 380 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 91.9 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.1 -- 8.1 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,058 -- 2,058 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 94.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.5 -- 5.5 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 7,832 5.5 7,832 5.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 53,025 37.2 53,025 37.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 55,714 39.1 55,714 39.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 22,580 15.8 22,580 15.8 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3,513 2.5 3,513 2.5 285,197 3.4

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 37.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 11,440 8.0 11,440 8.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 128,278 89.9 128,278 89.9 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 2,941 2.1 2,941 2.1 221,494 2.7

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 89.9% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples
People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Male 3,250 50.2 3,267 50.2 322,171 49.6
Female 3,220 49.8 3,236 49.8 326,996 50.4
Median age 23 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 50.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 49.8% were female. The median age was 23 years.

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Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.9 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,886 -- 1,886 -- 1,203 --

There has been change in methodology used to calculate the average number of persons per bedroom. To compare the time series for average number of persons per bedroom please refer to Understanding the Census and Census Data

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,886.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median weekly rent 360 -- 360 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 2,167 -- 1,660 --

In Australian Capital Territory (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $360 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 23/10/2017

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics It contains data from the 2016 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2016 Release date of this QuickStat was 23 October 2017 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 2016 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 www.abs.gov.au/census