2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria State Suburbs

Bonbeach

Code SSC20277 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 6,416
Male 48.4%
Female 51.6%
Median age 40
Families 1,672
Average children per family
for families with children 1.6
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 3,064
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,461
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,820
Median weekly rent $321
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6

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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
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Male 3,105 48.4 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,310 51.6 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 35 0.5 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 6,416 people in Bonbeach (State Suburbs). Of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

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Age Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 439 6.8 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 352 5.5 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 274 4.3 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 226 3.5 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 295 4.6 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 439 6.8 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 524 8.2 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 601 9.4 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 501 7.8 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 453 7.1 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 421 6.6 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 394 6.1 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 388 6.0 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 335 5.2 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 257 4.0 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 191 3.0 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 142 2.2 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 190 3.0 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Bonbeach (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Married 2,311 43.2 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 189 3.5 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 672 12.6 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 313 5.9 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,864 34.8 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Bonbeach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.2% were married and 16.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 1,989 43.0 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 665 14.4 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,973 42.6 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.4% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 106 6.1 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 293 16.9 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 103 6.0 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 30 1.7 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 140 8.1 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 84 4.9 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 31 1.8 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 101 5.8 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 209 12.1 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 52 3.0 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 580 33.5 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 26.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.8% were in primary school, 14.8% in secondary school and 18.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,181 22.1 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 603 11.3 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 207 3.9 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 745 13.9 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 760 14.2 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 332 6.2 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 377 7.0 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 3 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 320 6.0 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 5 0.1 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 686 12.8 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 14.2% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.7% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 11.3% 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 Bonbeach % 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 Bonbeach (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 4,394 69.0 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 Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,860 29.0 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 488 7.6 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 392 6.1 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 3,034 47.3 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 47.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 2,069 61.5 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 948 28.2 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 170 5.1 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 175 5.2 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 3,362 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bonbeach (State Suburbs). Of these 61.5% were employed full time, 28.2% were employed part-time and 5.2% 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
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 327 10.3 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 267 8.4 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 355 11.1 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 638 20.0 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,431 44.9 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 793 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,979 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,461 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bonbeach (State Suburbs) was $793.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,743 69.9 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,514 28.3 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 545 10.2 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 955 17.8 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.3% provided care for children and 10.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.8% 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
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 1,312 24.5 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,552 29.0 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 518 9.7 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 360 6.7 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.7% 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 Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 674 40.4 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 695 41.7 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 272 16.3 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 26 1.6 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 41.7% were couple families with children, 40.4% 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
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 17.3 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.7 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 17.3% of single parents were male and 82.7% 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
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 344 25.0 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 46 3.3 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 328 23.8 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 216 15.7 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 61 4.4 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 208 15.1 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 83 6.0 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 91 6.6 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 25.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 23.8% 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 Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,611 90.7 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 267 9.3 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 977 37.4 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,261 48.3 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 216 8.3 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 149 5.7 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 37.4% were separate houses, 48.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.3% were flat or apartments and 5.7% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.3 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 117 4.5 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 916 35.1 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,108 42.5 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 401 15.4 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 59 2.3 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 35.1% had 2 bedrooms and 42.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 775 29.6 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 954 36.4 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 821 31.3 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 9 0.3 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 63 2.4 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 29.6% were owned outright, 36.4% were owned with a mortgage and 31.3% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,656 63.5 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 842 32.3 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 109 4.2 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.5% were family households, 32.3% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

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Household income Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 20.4 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 14.8 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 20.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 14.8% 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 Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 321 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,820 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
None 197 7.5 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,044 40.0 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,020 39.1 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 277 10.6 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 73 2.8 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 40.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 358 13.7 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,185 83.9 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 61 2.3 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 83.9% 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.
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Male 17 45.9 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 20 54.1 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 29 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), 45.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 54.1% were female. The median age was 29 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
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,749 -- 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 Bonbeach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,749.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Bonbeach % Victoria % Australia %
Median weekly rent 290 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,117 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Bonbeach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $290 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,117.

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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