2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria State Suburbs

Carlton North

Code SSC20493 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 6,300
Male 47.5%
Female 52.5%
Median age 33
Families 1,384
Average children per family
for families with children 1.5
for all families 0.4
All private dwellings 3,067
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $2,039
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $500
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2

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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
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Male 2,997 47.5 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,308 52.5 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 17 0.3 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 6,300 people in Carlton North (State Suburbs). Of these 47.5% were male and 52.5% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

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Age Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 33 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 280 4.5 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 199 3.2 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 165 2.6 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 206 3.3 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 700 11.1 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 1,035 16.5 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 831 13.2 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 481 7.7 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 397 6.3 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 353 5.6 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 307 4.9 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 306 4.9 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 267 4.3 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 269 4.3 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 202 3.2 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 104 1.7 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 93 1.5 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 85 1.4 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Carlton North (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.0% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Married 1,600 28.3 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 94 1.7 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 381 6.7 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 156 2.8 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 3,421 60.5 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Carlton North (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 28.3% were married and 8.4% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 1,368 27.1 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 899 17.8 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,789 55.2 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 27.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 70 3.6 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 201 10.4 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 26 1.3 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 32 1.7 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 96 5.0 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 30 1.6 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 57 3.0 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 74 3.8 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 899 46.6 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 42 2.2 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 403 20.9 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 13.3% were in primary school, 9.4% in secondary school and 50.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 3,174 56.2 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 389 6.9 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 70 1.2 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 209 3.7 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 845 15.0 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 150 2.7 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 105 1.9 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 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 175 3.1 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 25 0.4 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 424 7.5 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 15.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 5.0% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.9% 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 Carlton North % 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 Carlton North (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 4,386 70.0 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,984 31.5 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 596 9.5 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 428 6.8 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,877 45.7 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 45.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 31.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 2,508 60.9 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,263 30.7 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 160 3.9 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 188 4.6 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 4,119 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Carlton North (State Suburbs). Of these 60.9% were employed full time, 30.7% were employed part-time and 4.6% 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
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 473 12.0 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 376 9.5 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 413 10.5 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 559 14.2 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,952 49.5 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 991 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 2,641 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,039 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Carlton North (State Suburbs) was $991.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,546 80.4 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,118 19.8 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 568 10.0 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,457 25.8 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.8% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.8% 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
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 2,105 37.3 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,702 30.1 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 479 8.5 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 256 4.5 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 30.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.5% 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 701 50.7 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 480 34.7 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 164 11.9 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 37 2.7 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 34.7% were couple families with children, 50.7% were couple families without children and 11.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 20.7 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 79.3 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 20.7% of single parents were male and 79.3% 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
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 364 30.9 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 67 5.7 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 272 23.1 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 132 11.2 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 64 5.4 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 121 10.3 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 57 4.8 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 101 8.6 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 30.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.7% had both employed part-time and 23.1% 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,621 89.4 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 310 10.6 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 89.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.6% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 118 4.5 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,895 72.3 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 559 21.3 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 35 1.3 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 4.5% were separate houses, 72.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 21.3% were flat or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 225 8.6 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 1,217 46.6 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 820 31.4 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 279 10.7 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 67 2.6 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.6% had 1 bedroom, 46.6% had 2 bedrooms and 31.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 714 27.4 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 471 18.1 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 1,333 51.2 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 12 0.5 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 75 2.9 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 27.4% were owned outright, 18.1% were owned with a mortgage and 51.2% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,380 52.9 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 688 26.4 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 543 20.8 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of all households, 52.9% were family households, 26.4% were single person households and 20.8% were group households.

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Household income Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 12.5 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 29.8 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 12.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 29.8% 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 500 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.7 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 16.3 -- 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.0 -- 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
None 501 19.3 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,256 48.3 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 617 23.7 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 139 5.3 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 87 3.3 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 48.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 182 7.0 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,351 90.2 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 72 2.8 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 90.2% 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.
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Male 11 52.4 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 10 47.6 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 27 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 52.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 47.6% were female. The median age was 27 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
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.2 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,625 -- 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 Carlton North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3 persons, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,625.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Median weekly rent 590 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $590 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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