2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Queensland State Suburbs

Bahrs Scrub

Code SSC30116 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 1,919
Male 49%
Female 51%
Median age 31
Families 521
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 1
All private dwellings 676
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,710
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $405
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1

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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
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Male 941 49.0 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 978 51.0 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 44 2.3 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 1,919 people in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs). Of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

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Age Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Median age 31 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 155 8.0 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 157 8.1 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 155 8.0 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 139 7.2 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 148 7.7 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 162 8.4 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 161 8.3 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 112 5.8 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 111 5.7 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 114 5.9 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 139 7.2 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 121 6.3 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 91 4.7 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 81 4.2 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 50 2.6 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 25 1.3 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 8 0.4 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 5 0.3 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Married 659 45.3 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 87 6.0 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 125 8.6 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 49 3.4 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 536 36.8 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.3% were married and 14.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Registered marriage 582 44.0 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 219 16.6 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 522 39.5 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Preschool 29 4.6 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 163 26.0 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 5 0.8 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 22 3.5 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 96 15.3 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 29 4.6 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 30 4.8 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 41 6.5 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 68 10.9 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 18 2.9 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 125 20.0 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 32.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.6% were in primary school, 24.3% in secondary school and 17.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 165 11.3 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 137 9.4 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 52 3.6 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 291 19.9 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 285 19.5 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 77 5.3 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 200 13.7 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 2,602 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 418 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 83 5.7 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 120 8.2 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 19.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 23.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.4% 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % 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 Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,392 73.4 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 526 27.3 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 181 9.4 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 106 5.5 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 998 51.8 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 51.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Worked full-time 632 60.8 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 277 26.7 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 53 5.1 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 77 7.4 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 1,039 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs). Of these 60.8% were employed full time, 26.7% were employed part-time and 7.4% 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
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 107 11.1 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 66 6.9 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 110 11.4 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 192 19.9 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 437 45.4 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Personal 760 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,789 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,710 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) was $760.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,089 74.8 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 498 34.4 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 143 9.8 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 233 16.0 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.4% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.0% 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
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 366 25.2 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 427 29.4 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 161 11.1 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 132 9.1 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 29.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.1% 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 171 32.9 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 238 45.8 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 104 20.0 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 7 1.3 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 45.8% were couple families with children, 32.9% were couple families without children and 20.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Male -- 13.5 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 86.5 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 13.5% of single parents were male and 86.5% 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
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 115 27.8 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 20 4.8 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 89 21.5 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 67 16.2 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 19 4.6 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 49 11.9 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 27 6.5 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 27 6.5 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 27.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 21.5% 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 588 91.6 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 54 8.4 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 91.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Separate house 570 96.9 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 18 3.1 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 96.9% were separate houses, 3.1% 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
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 22 3.7 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 114 19.1 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 448 74.9 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 2.3 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 3.7% had 2 bedrooms and 19.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.9. The average household size was 3.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Owned outright 123 20.6 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 187 31.4 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 273 45.8 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 13 2.2 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 20.6% were owned outright, 31.4% were owned with a mortgage and 45.8% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 506 84.1 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 73 12.1 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 23 3.8 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.1% were family households, 12.1% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

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Household income Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 11.8 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 15.2 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 11.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 15.2% 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 405 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.5 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 17.5 -- 12.8 -- 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.4 -- 6.4 -- 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
None 8 1.3 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 151 25.3 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 252 42.2 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 175 29.3 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 1.8 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 25.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 50 8.4 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 534 89.6 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 12 2.0 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 89.6% 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.
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Male 17 38.6 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 27 61.4 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 38.6% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 61.4% were female. The median age was 19 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
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,562 -- 1,222 -- 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 Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,562.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Median weekly rent 400 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $400 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