2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Queensland State Suburbs

Hope Island

Code SSC31370 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 11,186
Male 48.2%
Female 51.8%
Median age 48
Families 3,239
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 5,320
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,760
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $475
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2

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Expand People category,
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
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Male 5,390 48.2 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 5,802 51.8 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 77 0.7 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 11,186 people in Hope Island (State Suburbs). Of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

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Age Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Median age 48 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 505 4.5 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 534 4.8 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 576 5.1 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 643 5.7 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 500 4.5 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 433 3.9 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 541 4.8 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 594 5.3 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 753 6.7 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 818 7.3 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 884 7.9 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 878 7.8 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 829 7.4 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 987 8.8 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 775 6.9 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 457 4.1 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 234 2.1 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 245 2.2 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Hope Island (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Married 5,598 58.5 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 315 3.3 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,023 10.7 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 462 4.8 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 2,177 22.7 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Hope Island (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.5% were married and 14.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Registered marriage 4,723 57.9 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 860 10.5 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,569 31.5 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Preschool 153 4.9 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 222 7.1 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 117 3.7 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 326 10.4 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 218 6.9 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 87 2.8 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 341 10.9 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 144 4.6 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 349 11.1 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 54 1.7 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,130 36.0 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), 28.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.2% were in primary school, 20.6% in secondary school and 15.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,806 18.9 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,062 11.1 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 240 2.5 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 1,277 13.3 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,707 17.8 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 433 4.5 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,014 10.6 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 2,602 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 3 0.0 418 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 426 4.4 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 8 0.1 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,235 12.9 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Hope Island (State Suburbs), 17.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 15.9% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 11.1% 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 Hope Island % 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 Hope Island (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 6,380 57.1 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 Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,216 37.7 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 703 6.3 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 568 5.1 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 4,595 41.1 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), 41.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 37.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Worked full-time 3,119 59.3 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,664 31.6 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 179 3.4 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 296 5.6 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 5,258 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hope Island (State Suburbs). Of these 59.3% were employed full time, 31.6% were employed part-time and 5.6% 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
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 596 12.0 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 494 9.9 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 572 11.5 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 770 15.5 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 2,350 47.3 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Hope Island (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Personal 765 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,993 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,760 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hope Island (State Suburbs) was $765.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,616 69.1 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,212 23.1 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 864 9.0 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,221 12.8 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.1% provided care for children and 9.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.8% 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
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 2,122 22.2 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 2,612 27.3 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,132 11.8 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 751 7.8 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hope Island (State Suburbs), 27.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.8% 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 Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,723 53.1 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,156 35.6 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 342 10.5 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 24 0.7 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Hope Island (State Suburbs), 35.6% were couple families with children, 53.1% were couple families without children and 10.5% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Male -- 21.3 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 78.7 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), 21.3% of single parents were male and 78.7% 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
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 601 20.8 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 140 4.9 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 502 17.4 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 366 12.7 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 167 5.8 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 801 27.8 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 95 3.3 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 214 7.4 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 20.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 17.4% 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 Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,068 83.0 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 835 17.0 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), 83.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Separate house 2,545 62.6 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 745 18.3 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 655 16.1 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 107 2.6 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Hope Island (State Suburbs), 62.6% were separate houses, 18.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 16.1% were flat or apartments and 2.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 14 0.3 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 61 1.5 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 653 16.1 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,733 42.6 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,533 37.7 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 71 1.7 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 16.1% had 2 bedrooms and 42.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Owned outright 1,457 35.9 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,283 31.6 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 1,226 30.2 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 19 0.5 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 79 1.9 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Hope Island (State Suburbs), 35.9% were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 30.2% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 3,189 78.6 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 739 18.2 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 130 3.2 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.6% were family households, 18.2% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

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Household income Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 14.2 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 24.3 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), 14.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 24.3% 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 Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 475 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.1 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 12.9 -- 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 Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
None 70 1.7 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,321 32.5 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,761 43.3 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 820 20.2 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 97 2.4 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), 32.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 237 5.8 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 3,744 92.1 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 84 2.1 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), 92.1% 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.
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Male 42 56.0 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 33 44.0 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), 56.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 44.0% 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
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.8 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,674 -- 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 Hope Island (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5 persons, with 0.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,674.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Hope Island % Queensland % Australia %
Median weekly rent 420 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,161 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Hope Island (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $420 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,161.

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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