2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria State Suburbs

Vermont South

Code SSC22615 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 11,678
Male 47.9%
Female 52.1%
Median age 45
Families 3,347
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 4,260
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,665
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $441
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2

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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
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Male 5,593 47.9 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 6,082 52.1 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 13 0.1 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 11,678 people in Vermont South (State Suburbs). Of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

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Age Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 45 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 475 4.1 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 652 5.6 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 652 5.6 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 865 7.4 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 773 6.6 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 559 4.8 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 490 4.2 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 612 5.2 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 708 6.1 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 809 6.9 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 778 6.7 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 732 6.3 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 792 6.8 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 935 8.0 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 664 5.7 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 488 4.2 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 328 2.8 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 367 3.1 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Vermont South (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Married 5,981 60.4 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 174 1.8 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 464 4.7 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 631 6.4 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 2,646 26.7 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Vermont South (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.4% were married and 6.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 5,433 59.2 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 303 3.3 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 3,434 37.4 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.3% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 173 5.2 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 695 20.7 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 115 3.4 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 69 2.1 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 552 16.4 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 168 5.0 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 168 5.0 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 172 5.1 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 811 24.2 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 87 2.6 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 346 10.3 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), 28.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.2% were in primary school, 26.4% in secondary school and 29.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 3,225 32.6 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 997 10.1 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 180 1.8 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 739 7.5 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,805 18.2 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 607 6.1 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 698 7.0 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 3 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 808 8.2 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 89 0.9 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 470 4.7 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Vermont South (State Suburbs), 18.2% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 9.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.1% 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 Vermont South % 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 Vermont South (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 6,352 54.6 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 Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,596 56.4 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 600 5.1 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 444 3.8 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 3,699 31.7 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), 31.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 56.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 3,087 54.4 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,983 35.0 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 216 3.8 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 387 6.8 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 5,673 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Vermont South (State Suburbs). Of these 54.4% were employed full time, 35.0% were employed part-time and 6.8% 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
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 792 15.0 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 625 11.8 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 564 10.7 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 910 17.2 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 2,170 41.1 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Vermont South (State Suburbs), 15.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 590 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,828 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,665 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Vermont South (State Suburbs) was $590.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,258 73.3 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,820 28.5 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,236 12.5 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,247 22.7 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.5% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.7% 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
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 2,434 24.6 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 2,564 25.9 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,365 13.8 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 904 9.1 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Vermont South (State Suburbs), 25.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.1% 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 Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,233 36.8 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,713 51.2 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 368 11.0 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 33 1.0 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Vermont South (State Suburbs), 51.2% were couple families with children, 36.8% were couple families without children and 11.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 19.5 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.5 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), 19.5% of single parents were male and 80.5% 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
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 521 17.7 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 122 4.1 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 554 18.8 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 464 15.8 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 216 7.3 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 791 26.9 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 99 3.4 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 174 5.9 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 17.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 18.8% 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 Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,909 93.6 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 267 6.4 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), 93.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 3,548 90.8 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 317 8.1 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 41 1.0 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Vermont South (State Suburbs), 90.8% were separate houses, 8.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flat or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 19 0.5 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 237 6.0 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,275 32.5 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 2,327 59.4 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 57 1.5 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 6.0% had 2 bedrooms and 32.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.9 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 1,944 49.6 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,339 34.2 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 469 12.0 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 102 2.6 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 63 1.6 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Vermont South (State Suburbs), 49.6% were owned outright, 34.2% were owned with a mortgage and 12.0% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,242 82.8 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 606 15.5 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 68 1.7 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.8% were family households, 15.5% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

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Household income Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 17.7 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 21.7 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), 17.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 21.7% 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 Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 441 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.5 -- 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 Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
None 117 3.0 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,015 25.9 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,814 46.3 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 911 23.3 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 61 1.6 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), 25.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 357 9.1 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 3,502 89.3 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 62 1.6 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), 89.3% 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.
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Male 4 30.8 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 9 69.2 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 31 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), 30.8% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 69.2% were female. The median age was 31 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
Vermont South % Victoria % Australia %
Average number of people per household 1 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.5 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 724 -- 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 Vermont South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1 persons, with 0.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $724.

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

In Vermont South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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