2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria State Suburbs

Yan Yean

Code SSC22883 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 252
Male 51.6%
Female 48.4%
Median age 47
Families 79
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 107
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,312
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.8

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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
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Male 129 51.6 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 121 48.4 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 252 people in Yan Yean (State Suburbs). Of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

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Age Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 47 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 10 3.8 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 17 6.4 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 13 4.9 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 16 6.0 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 14 5.3 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 22 8.3 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 9 3.4 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 10 3.8 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 15 5.7 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 19 7.2 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 16 6.0 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 18 6.8 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 17 6.4 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 20 7.5 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 28 10.6 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 13 4.9 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 5 1.9 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.1 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 26.0% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Married 107 51.2 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 3 1.4 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 14 6.7 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 17 8.1 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 68 32.5 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.2% were married and 11.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 97 47.5 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 26 12.7 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 81 39.7 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 0 0.0 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 14 33.3 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 9.5 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 0 0.0 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 5 11.9 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 7 16.7 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 0 0.0 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 12 28.6 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 21.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 50.0% were in primary school, 23.9% in secondary school and 15.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 36 16.1 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 22 9.9 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 11 4.9 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 51 22.9 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 25 11.2 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 18 8.1 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 15 6.7 376,237 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 25 11.2 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 3 1.3 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 18 8.1 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 11.2% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 25.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.9% 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 Yan Yean % 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 Yan Yean (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 195 78.3 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 61 24.3 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 18 7.2 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 14 5.6 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 147 58.6 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 58.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 71 55.0 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 44 34.1 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 4 3.1 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 10 7.8 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 129 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yan Yean (State Suburbs). Of these 55.0% were employed full time, 34.1% were employed part-time and 7.8% 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
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 20 16.0 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 14 11.2 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 14 11.2 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 20 16.0 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 53 42.4 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 16.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 606 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,649 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,312 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) was $606.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 166 75.1 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 53 24.0 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 29 13.2 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 54 24.9 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.0% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.9% 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
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 57 26.8 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 42 19.7 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 30 14.1 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 29 13.6 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 19.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.6% 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 35 44.9 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 32 41.0 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 11 14.1 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 41.0% were couple families with children, 44.9% were couple families without children and 14.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 36.4 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 63.6 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 36.4% of single parents were male and 63.6% 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
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 6 9.8 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.9 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 23 37.7 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 6 9.8 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 5 8.2 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 18 29.5 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 0 0.0 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 0 0.0 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 9.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 37.7% 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 90 91.8 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 8 8.2 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 91.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.2% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 90 100.0 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 246,040 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 Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flat or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 10 10.6 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 52 55.3 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 32 34.0 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 10.6% had 2 bedrooms and 55.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 45 45.0 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 33 33.0 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 22 22.0 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 45.0% were owned outright, 33.0% were owned with a mortgage and 22.0% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 72 79.1 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 16 17.6 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 3 3.3 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.1% were family households, 17.6% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

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Household income Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 22.0 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 17.1 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 22.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 17.1% 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 16 18.0 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 31 34.8 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 42 47.2 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 18.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 47.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 21 22.3 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 73 77.7 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 0 0.0 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 77.7% 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.
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Male 0 0.0 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 0 0.0 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 0 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 0.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 0.0% were female. The median age was 0 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
Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 0 -- 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 Yan Yean (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0 persons, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

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

In Yan Yean (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

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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