2016 Census QuickStats

Australia South Australia Local Government Areas

Unincorporated SA

Code LGA49399 (LGA) Search for a Community Profile
People 3,524
Male 61.1%
Female 38.9%
Median age 43
Families 610
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 3,024
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $959
Median monthly mortgage repayments $640
Median weekly rent $70
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

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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
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Male 2,154 61.1 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,370 38.9 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 708 20.1 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 3,524 people in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas). Of these 61.1% were male and 38.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 20.1% of the population.

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Age Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Median age 43 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 157 4.5 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 164 4.7 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 166 4.7 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 150 4.3 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 168 4.8 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 271 7.7 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 276 7.8 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 235 6.7 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 279 7.9 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 312 8.8 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 329 9.3 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 319 9.0 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 269 7.6 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 181 5.1 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 123 3.5 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 61 1.7 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 41 1.2 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 25 0.7 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Married 1,172 38.6 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 138 4.5 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 301 9.9 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 107 3.5 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,319 43.4 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 38.6% were married and 14.4% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 646 35.3 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 319 17.4 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 865 47.3 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 35.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.4% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Preschool 41 3.9 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 193 18.5 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 11 1.1 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 86 8.2 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.3 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 11 1.1 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 41 3.9 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 37 3.5 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 7 0.7 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 614 58.8 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 19.3% were in primary school, 9.1% in secondary school and 7.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 226 7.5 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 164 5.4 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 84 2.8 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 498 16.5 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 314 10.4 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 295 9.8 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 340 11.2 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 9 0.3 1,077 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 3 0.1 174 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 315 10.4 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 13 0.4 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 698 23.1 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 10.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.4% 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 Unincorporated SA % South Australia % 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 Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,630 75.3 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 410 11.6 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 126 3.6 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 103 2.9 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,264 64.3 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 64.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 1,219 68.9 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 347 19.6 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 106 6.0 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 96 5.4 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 1,768 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas). Of these 68.9% were employed full time, 19.6% were employed part-time and 5.4% 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
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 129 7.7 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 104 6.2 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 123 7.3 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 193 11.5 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,028 61.3 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 7.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 61.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Personal 774 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,280 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 959 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas) was $774.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,641 54.1 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 621 20.5 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 250 8.2 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 682 22.5 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.5% provided care for children and 8.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.5% 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
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 505 16.7 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 626 20.7 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 280 9.2 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 226 7.5 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 20.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.5% 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 Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 272 44.4 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 230 37.6 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 100 16.3 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 10 1.6 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 37.6% were couple families with children, 44.4% were couple families without children and 16.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Male -- 32.7 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 67.3 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 32.7% of single parents were male and 67.3% 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
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 143 28.9 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 26 5.3 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 64 12.9 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 62 12.5 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 21 4.2 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 102 20.6 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 23 4.6 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 54 10.9 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), of couple families with children, 28.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.3% had both employed part-time and 12.9% 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 Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,078 46.1 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,258 53.9 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 46.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 53.9% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Separate house 904 83.9 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 0.8 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 10 0.9 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 83 7.7 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 83.9% were separate houses, 0.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.9% were flat or apartments and 7.7% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 24 2.2 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 114 10.5 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 193 17.8 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 465 43.0 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 222 20.5 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 64 5.9 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 10.5% had 1 bedroom, 17.8% had 2 bedrooms and 43.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 366 34.0 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 109 10.1 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 500 46.4 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 35 3.2 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 67 6.2 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 34.0% were owned outright, 10.1% were owned with a mortgage and 46.4% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 584 54.3 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 470 43.7 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 21 2.0 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), of all households, 54.3% were family households, 43.7% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

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Household income Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 33.6 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 7.6 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 33.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 7.6% 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 Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 70 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.2 -- 10.2 -- 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 Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 640 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.9 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 1.1 -- 6.6 -- 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 Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
None 106 9.8 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 365 33.8 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 257 23.8 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 268 24.8 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 84 7.8 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 33.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 357 33.1 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 654 60.6 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 68 6.3 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 60.6% 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.
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Male 387 54.4 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 324 45.6 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 33 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), 54.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 45.6% were female. The median age was 33 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
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 770 -- 1,014 -- 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 Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $770.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Unincorporated SA % South Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 75 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 809 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Unincorporated SA (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $75 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $809.

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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