2016 Census QuickStats

Australia New South Wales State Suburbs

Elermore Vale

Code SSC11394 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 5,526
Male 47.3%
Female 52.7%
Median age 40
Families 1,539
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 2,235
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,325
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $325
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

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Expand People category,
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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
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Male 2,611 47.3 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,913 52.7 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 207 3.7 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 5,526 people in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs). Of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.7% of the population.

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Age Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 357 6.5 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 333 6.0 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 339 6.1 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 320 5.8 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 334 6.1 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 346 6.3 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 355 6.4 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 336 6.1 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 341 6.2 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 302 5.5 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 304 5.5 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 348 6.3 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 362 6.6 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 316 5.7 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 257 4.7 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 219 4.0 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 168 3.0 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 177 3.2 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Married 2,312 51.3 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 124 2.8 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 374 8.3 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 347 7.7 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,351 30.0 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.3% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Registered marriage 2,093 51.1 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 323 7.9 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,679 41.0 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Preschool 99 6.5 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 377 24.9 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 50 3.3 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 46 3.0 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 256 16.9 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 33 2.2 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 43 2.8 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 117 7.7 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 238 15.7 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 25 1.6 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 232 15.3 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 27.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.1% were in primary school, 22.3% in secondary school and 23.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 874 19.4 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 358 7.9 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 154 3.4 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 718 15.9 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 515 11.4 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 143 3.2 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 639 14.2 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 11 0.2 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 501 11.1 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 24 0.5 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 418 9.3 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 11.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.5% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.9% 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % 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 Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,497 81.5 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,042 18.9 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 323 5.8 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 252 4.6 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 3,580 64.8 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 64.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Worked full-time 1,394 54.1 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 854 33.1 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 126 4.9 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 203 7.9 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 2,577 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs). Of these 54.1% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 7.9% 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
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 282 11.9 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 270 11.4 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 305 12.9 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 480 20.3 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 910 38.4 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Personal 619 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,619 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,325 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) was $619.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,292 73.2 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,421 31.6 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 653 14.5 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 792 17.6 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.6% provided care for children and 14.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.6% 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
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 927 20.6 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,288 28.7 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 610 13.6 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 461 10.3 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.3% 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 584 38.0 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 656 42.7 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 267 17.4 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 29 1.9 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 42.7% were couple families with children, 38.0% were couple families without children and 17.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Male -- 13.2 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 86.8 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 13.2% of single parents were male and 86.8% 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
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 212 17.0 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 47 3.8 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 271 21.7 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 161 12.9 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 83 6.7 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 326 26.1 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 71 5.7 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 76 6.1 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 17.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 21.7% 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,036 94.0 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 131 6.0 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 94.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Separate house 1,601 78.6 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 398 19.5 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 37 1.8 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 78.6% were separate houses, 19.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.8% were flat or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 60 2.9 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 369 18.1 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 882 43.2 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 687 33.7 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 43 2.1 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 18.1% had 2 bedrooms and 43.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.5 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Owned outright 744 36.3 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 692 33.8 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 508 24.8 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 60 2.9 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 46 2.2 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 36.3% were owned outright, 33.8% were owned with a mortgage and 24.8% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,504 73.3 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 487 23.7 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 60 2.9 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.3% were family households, 23.7% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

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Household income Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 21.5 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 13.9 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 21.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 13.9% 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 325 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.4 -- 12.9 -- 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.1 -- 7.4 -- 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
None 119 5.8 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 743 36.2 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 768 37.4 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 363 17.7 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 62 3.0 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 36.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 336 16.4 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,663 81.1 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 52 2.5 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 81.1% 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.
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Male 106 50.2 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 105 49.8 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 50.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 49.8% were female. The median age was 22 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
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,137 -- 1,214 -- 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 Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,137.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median weekly rent 300 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,860 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,860.

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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