2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria State Suburbs

Long Gully

Code SSC21525 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 3,383
Male 48.7%
Female 51.3%
Median age 36
Families 852
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 1,590
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $897
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5

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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
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Male 1,648 48.7 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,733 51.3 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 132 3.9 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 3,383 people in Long Gully (State Suburbs). Of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.9% of the population.

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Age Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 243 7.2 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 222 6.6 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 188 5.6 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 205 6.1 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 292 8.7 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 241 7.1 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 218 6.5 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 187 5.5 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 202 6.0 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 204 6.0 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 192 5.7 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 191 5.7 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 189 5.6 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 187 5.5 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 130 3.9 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 130 3.9 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 79 2.3 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 73 2.2 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Long Gully (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Married 906 33.2 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 127 4.6 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 326 11.9 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 179 6.6 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,194 43.7 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Long Gully (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 33.2% were married and 16.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 776 32.4 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 327 13.7 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,290 53.9 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 32.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 47 4.5 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 227 22.0 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 28 2.7 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 7 0.7 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 155 15.0 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 22 2.1 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 10 1.0 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 67 6.5 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 69 6.7 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 28 2.7 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 374 36.2 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.3% were in primary school, 17.9% in secondary school and 13.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 222 8.1 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 157 5.8 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 94 3.4 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 415 15.2 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 284 10.4 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 175 6.4 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 355 13.0 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 4 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 498 18.3 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 38 1.4 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 423 15.5 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Long Gully (State Suburbs), 10.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 18.7% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.8% 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 Long Gully % 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 Long Gully (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,759 81.9 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 Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 338 10.0 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 138 4.1 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 83 2.5 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,496 73.9 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), 73.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 618 47.7 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 465 35.9 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 66 5.1 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 147 11.3 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 1,296 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Long Gully (State Suburbs). Of these 47.7% were employed full time, 35.9% were employed part-time and 11.3% 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
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 164 14.4 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 135 11.8 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 165 14.5 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 231 20.2 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 383 33.6 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Long Gully (State Suburbs), 14.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 33.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 480 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,067 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 897 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Long Gully (State Suburbs) was $480.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,727 63.3 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 719 26.4 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 365 13.3 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 406 14.9 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.4% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.9% 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
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 515 18.8 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 604 22.1 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 306 11.2 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 307 11.2 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Long Gully (State Suburbs), 22.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% 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 Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 296 34.7 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 266 31.2 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 267 31.3 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 24 2.8 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Long Gully (State Suburbs), 31.2% were couple families with children, 34.7% were couple families without children and 31.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 19.0 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.0 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% 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
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 75 13.3 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 30 5.3 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 109 19.3 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 80 14.1 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 43 7.6 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 175 30.9 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 22 3.9 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 32 5.7 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 13.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.3% had both employed part-time and 19.3% 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 Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,331 89.4 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 157 10.6 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

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

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 1,211 91.0 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 83 6.2 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 30 2.3 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 3 0.2 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Long Gully (State Suburbs), 91.0% were separate houses, 6.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.3% were flat or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 67 5.0 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 272 20.5 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 788 59.4 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 152 11.5 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 48 3.6 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.0% had 1 bedroom, 20.5% had 2 bedrooms and 59.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 359 27.2 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 352 26.6 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 557 42.1 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3 0.2 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 51 3.9 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Long Gully (State Suburbs), 27.2% were owned outright, 26.6% were owned with a mortgage and 42.1% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 834 62.5 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 438 32.8 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 63 4.7 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.5% were family households, 32.8% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

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Household income Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 32.2 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 2.4 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), 32.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 2.4% 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 Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.2 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 15.8 -- 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 Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
None 141 10.6 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 540 40.6 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 409 30.8 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 162 12.2 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 78 5.9 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), 40.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 341 25.7 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 934 70.3 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 54 4.1 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), 70.3% 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.
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Male 70 55.1 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 57 44.9 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), 55.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 44.9% 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
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 900 -- 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 Long Gully (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Long Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Median weekly rent 228 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Long Gully (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $228 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 23/10/2017

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics It contains data from the 2016 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2016 Release date of this QuickStat was 23 October 2017 Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2016 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 www.abs.gov.au/census