2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Queensland State Suburbs

New Mapoon

Code SSC32150 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 383
Male 48.8%
Female 51.2%
Median age 24
Families 82
Average children per family
for families with children 2.2
for all families 1.5
All private dwellings 237
Average people per household 3.6
Median weekly household income $949
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $120
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 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
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Male 189 48.8 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 198 51.2 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 347 89.0 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 383 people in New Mapoon (State Suburbs). Of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 89.0% of the population.

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Age New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Median age 24 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 53 13.6 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 46 11.8 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 31 8.0 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 31 8.0 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 36 9.3 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 45 11.6 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 22 5.7 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 12 3.1 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 26 6.7 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 36 9.3 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 19 4.9 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 10 2.6 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 11 2.8 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 11 2.8 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 0 0.0 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 0 0.0 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 0 0.0 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in New Mapoon (State Suburbs) was 24 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 33.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 2.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Married 42 17.2 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 0 0.0 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 0 0.0 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 8 3.3 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 194 79.5 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in New Mapoon (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 17.2% were married and 1.2% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Registered marriage 35 14.8 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 76 32.1 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 126 53.2 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 14.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 32.1% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Preschool 3 2.9 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 57 54.3 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 0 0.0 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 21 20.0 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 2.9 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 3 2.9 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 3 2.9 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 15 14.3 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 57.6% were in primary school, 28.3% in secondary school and 6.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 4 1.6 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 15 5.9 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 3 1.2 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 32 12.5 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 58 22.7 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 25 9.8 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 44 17.3 488,554 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 42 16.5 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 27 10.6 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 22.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 15.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.9% 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 New Mapoon % 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 New Mapoon (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 373 96.9 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 New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 0 0.0 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 0 0.0 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 0 0.0 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 369 97.1 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 97.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 0.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Worked full-time 60 32.3 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 22 11.8 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 15 8.1 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 89 47.8 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 186 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in New Mapoon (State Suburbs). Of these 32.3% were employed full time, 11.8% were employed part-time and 47.8% 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
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 12 12.5 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 9 9.4 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 6 6.2 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 13 13.5 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 41 42.7 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Personal 480 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 979 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 949 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in New Mapoon (State Suburbs) was $480.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 203 77.8 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 158 61.7 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 19 7.5 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 91 36.5 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 61.7% provided care for children and 7.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.5% 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
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 36 13.6 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 60 22.7 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 102 38.6 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 8 3.0 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 22.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 38.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.0% 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 New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 6 6.7 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 51 57.3 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 28 31.5 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 4 4.5 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 57.3% were couple families with children, 6.7% were couple families without children and 31.5% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Male -- 10.7 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 89.3 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 10.7% of single parents were male and 89.3% 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
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 10 17.9 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 0 0.0 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 11 19.6 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 3 5.4 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 26 46.4 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 6 10.7 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 0 0.0 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 0.0% 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 New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 97 90.7 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 10 9.3 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Separate house 80 82.5 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 7.2 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 10 10.3 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 82.5% were separate houses, 7.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flat or apartments and 10.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 6 6.3 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 25 26.3 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 36 37.9 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 19 20.0 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 9.5 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 3.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.3% had 1 bedroom, 26.3% had 2 bedrooms and 37.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 3.6 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Owned outright 4 3.9 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 89 87.3 566,478 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 8.8 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 3.9% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 87.3% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 67 72.0 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 26 28.0 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 0 0.0 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.0% were family households, 28.0% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

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Household income New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 22.6 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 5.4 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 22.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 5.4% 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 New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 120 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
None 34 30.6 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 38 34.2 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 18 16.2 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 11 9.9 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 9.0 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 34.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 16.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.9% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 5 4.8 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 91 86.7 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 9 8.6 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 86.7% 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.
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Male 170 48.9 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 178 51.1 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 23 --

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), 48.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 51.1% were female. The median age was 22 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
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.3 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 912 -- 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 New Mapoon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7 persons, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $912.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
New Mapoon % Queensland % Australia %
Median weekly rent 123 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In New Mapoon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $123 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