2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Queensland State Suburbs

Logan Central

Code SSC31692 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 5,945
Male 51.4%
Female 48.6%
Median age 31
Families 1,376
Average children per family
for families with children 2.1
for all families 1
All private dwellings 2,296
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $856
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,350
Median weekly rent $265
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4

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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
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Male 3,055 51.4 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,889 48.6 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 320 5.4 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 5,945 people in Logan Central (State Suburbs). Of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.4% of the population.

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Age Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Median age 31 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 507 8.5 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 445 7.5 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 447 7.5 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 516 8.7 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 483 8.1 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 418 7.0 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 421 7.1 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 379 6.4 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 373 6.3 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 338 5.7 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 304 5.1 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 277 4.7 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 284 4.8 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 329 5.5 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 203 3.4 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 120 2.0 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 72 1.2 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 35 0.6 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Logan Central (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Married 1,670 36.7 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 195 4.3 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 478 10.5 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 248 5.4 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,960 43.1 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Logan Central (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 36.7% were married and 14.8% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Registered marriage 1,414 34.3 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 348 8.4 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,364 57.3 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 34.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Preschool 73 3.6 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 438 21.5 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 54 2.7 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 49 2.4 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 400 19.6 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 23 1.1 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 57 2.8 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 210 10.3 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 126 6.2 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 71 3.5 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 535 26.3 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 34.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.6% were in primary school, 23.9% in secondary school and 16.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 239 5.3 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 271 6.0 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 79 1.7 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 553 12.2 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 815 17.9 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 265 5.8 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 657 14.5 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 13 0.3 2,602 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 8 0.2 418 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 693 15.3 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 216 4.8 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 626 13.8 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 17.9% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 14.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.0% 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 Logan Central % 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 Logan Central (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,846 48.0 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,176 53.4 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 267 4.5 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 206 3.5 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,806 30.4 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 30.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 53.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Worked full-time 938 47.2 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 534 26.9 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 99 5.0 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 415 20.9 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 1,986 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Logan Central (State Suburbs). Of these 47.2% were employed full time, 26.9% were employed part-time and 20.9% 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
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 166 10.7 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 142 9.1 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 215 13.8 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 455 29.2 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 481 30.9 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 10.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 30.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Personal 422 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 971 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 856 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Logan Central (State Suburbs) was $422.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,542 56.0 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,244 27.4 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 520 11.4 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 602 13.3 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.4% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.3% 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
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 835 18.4 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 872 19.2 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 393 8.6 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 450 9.9 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 19.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.9% 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 330 23.9 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 572 41.4 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 430 31.1 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 49 3.5 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 41.4% were couple families with children, 23.9% were couple families without children and 31.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Male -- 19.2 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.8 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 19.2% of single parents were male and 80.8% 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
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 104 11.6 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 28 3.1 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 61 6.8 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 179 19.9 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 80 8.9 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 341 38.0 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 35 3.9 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 70 7.8 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 11.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 6.8% 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,919 88.1 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 258 11.9 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 88.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.9% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Separate house 1,260 65.7 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 146 7.6 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 439 22.9 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 74 3.9 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 65.7% were separate houses, 7.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 22.9% were flat or apartments and 3.9% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 97 5.1 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 427 22.3 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,041 54.2 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 271 14.1 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 79 4.1 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.1% had 1 bedroom, 22.3% had 2 bedrooms and 54.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.9 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Owned outright 379 19.8 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 358 18.7 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 1,091 56.9 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 10 0.5 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 79 4.1 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 19.8% were owned outright, 18.7% were owned with a mortgage and 56.9% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,307 68.0 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 501 26.1 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 114 5.9 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.0% were family households, 26.1% were single person households and 5.9% were group households.

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Household income Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 35.0 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 4.0 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 35.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 4.0% 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 265 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 74.1 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 25.9 -- 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,350 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
None 333 17.3 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 783 40.6 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 427 22.1 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 250 13.0 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 135 7.0 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 40.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.0% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 520 27.2 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,317 68.8 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 78 4.1 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 68.8% 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.
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Male 155 48.1 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 167 51.9 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 48.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 51.9% were female. The median age was 18 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
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.2 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 900 -- 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 Logan Central (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4 persons, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Median weekly rent 240 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,400.

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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