2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Queensland State Suburbs

Noosaville

Code SSC32180 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 8,124
Male 47.4%
Female 52.6%
Median age 53
Families 2,356
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 4,663
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,152
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,820
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6

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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
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Male 3,850 47.4 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 4,277 52.6 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 52 0.6 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 8,124 people in Noosaville (State Suburbs). Of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

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Age Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Median age 53 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 309 3.8 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 348 4.3 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 425 5.2 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 399 4.9 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 267 3.3 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 260 3.2 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 268 3.3 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 365 4.5 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 476 5.9 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 533 6.6 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 560 6.9 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 598 7.4 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 745 9.2 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 821 10.1 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 688 8.5 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 497 6.1 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 281 3.5 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 291 3.6 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Noosaville (State Suburbs) was 53 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 31.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Married 3,900 55.3 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 242 3.4 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 863 12.2 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 467 6.6 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,577 22.4 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Noosaville (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.3% were married and 15.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Registered marriage 3,350 54.5 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 590 9.6 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,209 35.9 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Preschool 68 3.6 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 238 12.5 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 120 6.3 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 133 7.0 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 159 8.3 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 114 6.0 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 165 8.6 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 76 4.0 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 208 10.9 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 42 2.2 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 588 30.8 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), 23.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.9% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 14.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,302 18.5 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 796 11.3 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 185 2.6 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 1,081 15.3 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,075 15.3 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 345 4.9 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 848 12.0 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 3 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 340 4.8 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 7 0.1 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 770 10.9 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Noosaville (State Suburbs), 15.3% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 18.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 11.3% 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 Noosaville % 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 Noosaville (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 5,368 66.4 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 Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,467 30.3 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 549 6.8 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 402 4.9 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 4,133 50.8 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), 50.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

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Religious affiliation, top responses Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Worked full-time 1,755 51.0 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,293 37.6 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 150 4.4 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 241 7.0 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 3,439 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Noosaville (State Suburbs). Of these 51.0% were employed full time, 37.6% were employed part-time and 7.0% 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
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 483 15.1 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 335 10.5 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 473 14.8 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 459 14.4 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,292 40.5 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Noosaville (State Suburbs), 15.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Personal 617 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,425 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,152 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Noosaville (State Suburbs) was $617.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,119 72.7 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,516 21.5 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 702 10.0 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,485 21.1 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.5% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.1% 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
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 1,455 20.6 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 2,007 28.5 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,007 14.3 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 652 9.3 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Noosaville (State Suburbs), 28.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.3% 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 Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,351 57.4 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 678 28.8 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 304 12.9 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 22 0.9 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Noosaville (State Suburbs), 28.8% were couple families with children, 57.4% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Male -- 18.3 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.7 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), 18.3% of single parents were male and 81.7% 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
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 289 14.2 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 107 5.2 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 297 14.6 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 207 10.1 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 167 8.2 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 768 37.6 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 65 3.2 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 140 6.9 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 14.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 14.6% 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 Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,408 80.6 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 822 19.4 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), 80.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Separate house 2,071 60.8 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 910 26.7 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 381 11.2 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 14 0.4 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Noosaville (State Suburbs), 60.8% were separate houses, 26.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.2% were flat or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 28 0.8 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 78 2.3 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 787 23.1 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,284 37.7 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,141 33.5 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 88 2.6 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 23.1% had 2 bedrooms and 37.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Owned outright 1,453 42.6 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 791 23.2 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 935 27.4 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 136 4.0 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 97 2.8 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Noosaville (State Suburbs), 42.6% were owned outright, 23.2% were owned with a mortgage and 27.4% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,336 68.5 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 978 28.7 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 95 2.8 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.5% were family households, 28.7% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

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Household income Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 24.9 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 10.8 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), 24.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 10.8% 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 Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.2 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 14.8 -- 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 Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,820 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
None 204 6.0 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,439 42.2 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,224 35.9 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 423 12.4 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 121 3.5 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), 42.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 387 11.3 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,931 86.0 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 92 2.7 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), 86.0% 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.
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Male 24 43.6 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 31 56.4 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 27 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), 43.6% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 56.4% were female. The median age was 27 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
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.8 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,350 -- 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 Noosaville (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3 persons, with 0.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,350.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Noosaville % Queensland % Australia %
Median weekly rent 363 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Noosaville (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $363 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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