2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria Local Government Areas

Alpine (S)

Code LGA20110 (LGA) Search for a Community Profile
People 12,337
Male 49.2%
Female 50.8%
Median age 49
Families 3,246
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 7,188
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,002
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

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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
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Male 6,074 49.2 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 6,265 50.8 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 104 0.8 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 12,337 people in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

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Age Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 49 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 519 4.2 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 714 5.8 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 713 5.8 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 665 5.4 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 427 3.5 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 452 3.7 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 485 3.9 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 565 4.6 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 810 6.6 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 844 6.8 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 968 7.9 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,083 8.8 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 1,059 8.6 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 975 7.9 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 745 6.0 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 533 4.3 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 382 3.1 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 383 3.1 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.5% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Married 5,406 52.1 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 361 3.5 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 997 9.6 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 747 7.2 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 2,874 27.7 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 52.1% were married and 13.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 4,462 51.3 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 961 11.0 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 3,281 37.7 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 162 4.8 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 725 21.5 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 172 5.1 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 35 1.0 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 477 14.1 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 165 4.9 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 80 2.4 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 172 5.1 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 158 4.7 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 70 2.1 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,157 34.3 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 27.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.7% were in primary school, 21.5% in secondary school and 9.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,597 15.4 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 984 9.5 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 286 2.8 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 1,707 16.4 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,100 10.6 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 821 7.9 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,120 10.8 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 10 0.1 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 1,050 10.1 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 41 0.4 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,389 13.4 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 10.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.2% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.5% 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 Alpine (S) % Victoria % 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 Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 9,424 76.5 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,390 19.4 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 790 6.4 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 516 4.2 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 7,531 61.0 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 61.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %

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

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Language, top responses (other than English) Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 3,005 52.6 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 2,088 36.6 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 400 7.0 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 216 3.8 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 5,709 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 52.6% were employed full time, 36.6% were employed part-time and 3.8% 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
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 736 13.4 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 628 11.5 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 723 13.2 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 864 15.8 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 2,134 38.9 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 13.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 562 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,322 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,002 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas) was $562.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,434 71.6 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,373 22.9 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,210 11.7 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 3,166 30.5 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.9% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 1,952 18.8 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 2,889 27.8 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,490 14.4 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 1,105 10.6 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.6% 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 Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,650 50.7 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,142 35.1 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 423 13.0 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 37 1.1 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 35.1% were couple families with children, 50.7% were couple families without children and 13.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 21.6 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 78.4 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 21.6% of single parents were male and 78.4% 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
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 480 17.2 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 183 6.5 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 592 21.2 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 280 10.0 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 191 6.8 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 695 24.9 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 172 6.2 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 202 7.2 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families with children, 17.2% had both partners employed full-time, 6.5% had both employed part-time and 21.2% 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 Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,830 74.7 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,633 25.3 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 74.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 4,476 92.7 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 156 3.2 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 100 2.1 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 27 0.6 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 92.7% were separate houses, 3.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flat or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 17 0.4 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 142 2.9 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 831 17.2 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 2,476 51.3 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,217 25.2 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 141 2.9 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.2% had 2 bedrooms and 51.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 2,148 44.5 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,434 29.7 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 1,047 21.7 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 39 0.8 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 163 3.4 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 44.5% were owned outright, 29.7% were owned with a mortgage and 21.7% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,218 66.6 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 1,492 30.9 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 119 2.5 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 66.6% were family households, 30.9% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

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Household income Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 28.5 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 6.3 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 28.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 6.3% 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 Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.2 -- 10.4 -- 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 Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.5 -- 7.5 -- 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 Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
None 185 3.8 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,646 34.1 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,754 36.3 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 1,007 20.8 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 241 5.0 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 34.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 930 19.3 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 3,744 77.5 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 154 3.2 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 77.5% 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.
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Male 46 44.2 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 58 55.8 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 18 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 44.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 55.8% were female. The median age was 18 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
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,104 -- 1,200 -- 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 Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,104.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Alpine (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median weekly rent 208 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $208 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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