2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Queensland State Suburbs

Hay Point

Code SSC31318 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 1,348
Male 52.2%
Female 47.8%
Median age 41
Families 368
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 582
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,491
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,997
Median weekly rent $295
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2

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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
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Male 705 52.2 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 645 47.8 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 58 4.3 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 1,348 people in Hay Point (State Suburbs). Of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.3% of the population.

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Age Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 68 5.1 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 98 7.3 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 104 7.8 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 83 6.2 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 57 4.3 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 60 4.5 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 81 6.0 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 99 7.4 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 97 7.2 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 94 7.0 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 103 7.7 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 118 8.8 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 97 7.2 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 82 6.1 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 42 3.1 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 27 2.0 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 19 1.4 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 12 0.9 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Hay Point (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Married 534 50.0 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 51 4.8 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 105 9.8 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 39 3.7 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 338 31.7 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Hay Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.0% were married and 15.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Registered marriage 444 50.5 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 127 14.4 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 308 35.0 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.4% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Preschool 6 1.5 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 98 23.8 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 1.7 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 3 0.7 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 74 18.0 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 22 5.3 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 3 0.7 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 25 6.1 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 20 4.9 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 12 2.9 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 142 34.5 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.0% were in primary school, 24.6% in secondary school and 11.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 57 5.4 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 53 5.0 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 33 3.1 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 249 23.4 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 151 14.2 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 62 5.8 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 191 18.0 488,554 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 98 9.2 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 151 14.2 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Hay Point (State Suburbs), 14.2% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 26.7% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.0% 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 Hay Point % 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 Hay Point (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,089 82.3 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 Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 130 9.7 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 55 4.1 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 31 2.3 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,000 74.3 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), 74.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Worked full-time 382 59.9 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 156 24.5 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 38 6.0 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 62 9.7 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 638 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hay Point (State Suburbs). Of these 59.9% were employed full time, 24.5% were employed part-time and 9.7% 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
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 47 8.4 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 45 8.0 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 56 10.0 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 111 19.8 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 264 47.1 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Hay Point (State Suburbs), 8.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Personal 651 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,608 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,491 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hay Point (State Suburbs) was $651.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 755 69.8 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 297 27.5 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 98 9.1 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 166 15.4 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.5% provided care for children and 9.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.4% 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
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 190 17.5 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 288 26.6 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 140 12.9 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 139 12.8 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hay Point (State Suburbs), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.8% 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 Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 167 46.3 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 133 36.8 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 54 15.0 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 7 1.9 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Hay Point (State Suburbs), 36.8% were couple families with children, 46.3% were couple families without children and 15.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Male -- 32.8 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 67.2 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), 32.8% of single parents were male and 67.2% 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
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 58 18.3 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 13 4.1 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 51 16.1 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 58 18.3 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 14 4.4 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 62 19.6 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 18 5.7 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 43 13.6 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 18.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 16.1% 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 Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 453 82.5 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 96 17.5 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), 82.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.5% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Separate house 435 96.0 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 1.5 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 3 0.7 186,780 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 Hay Point (State Suburbs), 96.0% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.7% were flat or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 9 2.0 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 57 12.6 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 210 46.3 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 169 37.2 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 2.0 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 12.6% had 2 bedrooms and 46.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Owned outright 135 30.7 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 169 38.4 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 127 28.9 566,478 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 9 2.0 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Hay Point (State Suburbs), 30.7% were owned outright, 38.4% were owned with a mortgage and 28.9% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 357 79.0 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 86 19.0 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 9 2.0 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.0% were family households, 19.0% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

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Household income Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 21.1 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 14.5 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), 21.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 14.5% 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 Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 295 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,997 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.0 -- 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 Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
None 8 1.8 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 132 29.3 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 191 42.4 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 99 22.0 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 4.4 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), 29.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.0% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 70 15.7 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 370 83.0 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 6 1.3 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), 83.0% 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.
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Male 32 57.1 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 24 42.9 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), 57.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 42.9% were female. The median age was 17 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
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.7 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,792 -- 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 Hay Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7 persons, with 0.7 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,792.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Hay Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median weekly rent 305 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,647 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Hay Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $305 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,647.

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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