2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Queensland State Suburbs

Graceville

Code SSC31231 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 4,634
Male 48.7%
Female 51.3%
Median age 36
Families 1,227
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 1
All private dwellings 1,699
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $2,397
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,383
Median weekly rent $465
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

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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
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Male 2,256 48.7 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,373 51.3 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 18 0.4 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,634 people in Graceville (State Suburbs). Of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

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Age Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 343 7.4 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 380 8.2 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 322 7.0 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 330 7.1 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 301 6.5 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 225 4.9 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 286 6.2 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 340 7.3 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 376 8.1 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 362 7.8 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 321 6.9 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 253 5.5 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 196 4.2 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 195 4.2 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 136 2.9 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 80 1.7 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 77 1.7 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 107 2.3 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Graceville (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Married 1,943 54.2 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 97 2.7 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 232 6.5 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 165 4.6 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,150 32.1 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Graceville (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.2% were married and 9.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Registered marriage 1,776 54.0 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 279 8.5 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,234 37.5 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Graceville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Preschool 89 5.6 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 341 21.6 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 91 5.8 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 58 3.7 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 106 6.7 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 108 6.8 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 134 8.5 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 59 3.7 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 404 25.6 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 26 1.6 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 162 10.3 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Graceville (State Suburbs), 34.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.3% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 29.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,654 46.2 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 299 8.4 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 62 1.7 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 268 7.5 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 567 15.9 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 115 3.2 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 229 6.4 488,554 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 114 3.2 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 213 6.0 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Graceville (State Suburbs), 15.9% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 9.2% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.4% 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 Graceville % 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 Graceville (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,453 74.9 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 Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,203 26.0 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 426 9.2 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 303 6.5 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,480 53.6 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Graceville (State Suburbs), 53.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Graceville % Queensland % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Graceville % Queensland % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Graceville % Queensland % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Worked full-time 1,434 56.9 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 848 33.6 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 117 4.6 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 123 4.9 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 2,522 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Graceville (State Suburbs). Of these 56.9% were employed full time, 33.6% were employed part-time and 4.9% 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
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 366 15.3 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 236 9.9 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 243 10.1 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 342 14.3 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,089 45.5 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Graceville (State Suburbs), 15.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Personal 942 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 2,814 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,397 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Graceville (State Suburbs) was $942.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,914 81.4 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,263 35.3 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 384 10.7 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 970 27.1 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Graceville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.3% provided care for children and 10.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.1% 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
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 970 27.1 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,161 32.4 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 449 12.5 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 331 9.2 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Graceville (State Suburbs), 32.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.2% 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 Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 360 29.5 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 699 57.2 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 140 11.5 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 23 1.9 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Graceville (State Suburbs), 57.2% were couple families with children, 29.5% were couple families without children and 11.5% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Male -- 19.6 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.4 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Graceville (State Suburbs), 19.6% of single parents were male and 80.4% 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
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 251 23.5 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 42 3.9 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 314 29.4 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 157 14.7 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 54 5.1 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 116 10.9 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 61 5.7 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 73 6.8 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Graceville (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 23.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 29.4% 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 Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,538 92.8 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 119 7.2 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Graceville (State Suburbs), 92.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.2% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Separate house 1,359 88.4 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 122 7.9 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 52 3.4 186,780 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 Graceville (State Suburbs), 88.4% were separate houses, 7.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.4% were flat or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 27 1.7 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 151 9.8 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 653 42.3 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 694 44.9 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 19 1.2 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Graceville (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.7% had 1 bedroom, 9.8% had 2 bedrooms and 42.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Owned outright 531 34.3 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 623 40.2 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 364 23.5 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 13 0.8 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 18 1.2 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Graceville (State Suburbs), 34.3% were owned outright, 40.2% were owned with a mortgage and 23.5% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,213 78.2 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 282 18.2 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 56 3.6 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Graceville (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.2% were family households, 18.2% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

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Household income Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 10.3 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 38.1 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Graceville (State Suburbs), 10.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 38.1% 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 Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 465 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
None 54 3.5 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 554 35.8 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 651 42.1 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 261 16.9 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 1.7 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Graceville (State Suburbs), 35.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.9% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 107 6.9 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,421 91.7 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 21 1.4 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Graceville (State Suburbs), 91.7% 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.
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Male 17 85.0 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 3 15.0 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Graceville (State Suburbs), 85.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 15.0% 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
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 2,250 -- 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 Graceville (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Graceville % Queensland % Australia %
Median weekly rent 470 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,968 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Graceville (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $470 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,968.

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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