2016 Census QuickStats

Australia South Australia State Suburbs

Balaklava

Code SSC40061 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 2,048
Male 48.5%
Female 51.5%
Median age 46
Families 544
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 961
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $992
Median monthly mortgage repayments $950
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

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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
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Male 993 48.5 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,054 51.5 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 40 2.0 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,048 people in Balaklava (State Suburbs). Of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

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Age Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Median age 46 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 138 6.7 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 113 5.5 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 118 5.8 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 107 5.2 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 108 5.3 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 114 5.6 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 83 4.0 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 95 4.6 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 126 6.1 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 108 5.3 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 137 6.7 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 108 5.3 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 147 7.2 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 138 6.7 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 127 6.2 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 80 3.9 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 85 4.1 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 120 5.8 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Balaklava (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 26.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Married 862 51.2 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 56 3.3 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 134 8.0 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 185 11.0 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 448 26.6 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Balaklava (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.2% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 770 51.4 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 112 7.5 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 616 41.1 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Preschool 28 5.9 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 102 21.3 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.6 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 61 12.8 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 62 13.0 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.6 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 47 9.8 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 4.4 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 17 3.6 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 6 1.3 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 128 26.8 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), 23.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.3% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 7.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 159 9.5 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 104 6.2 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 36 2.1 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 246 14.6 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 198 11.8 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 199 11.8 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 249 14.8 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 3 0.2 1,077 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 174 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 290 17.3 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 164 9.8 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Balaklava (State Suburbs), 11.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.2% 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 Balaklava % South Australia % 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 Balaklava (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,723 84.5 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 249 12.1 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 84 4.1 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 72 3.5 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,526 74.0 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), 74.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 462 52.6 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 313 35.6 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 54 6.2 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 49 5.6 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 878 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Balaklava (State Suburbs). Of these 52.6% were employed full time, 35.6% 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
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 112 13.6 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 85 10.3 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 116 14.0 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 142 17.2 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 322 39.0 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Balaklava (State Suburbs), 13.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Personal 533 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,325 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 992 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Balaklava (State Suburbs) was $533.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,146 67.7 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 452 26.7 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 199 11.8 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 616 36.6 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.7% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.6% 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
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 302 17.9 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 422 25.0 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 231 13.7 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 184 10.9 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Balaklava (State Suburbs), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 250 46.1 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 201 37.1 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 85 15.7 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 6 1.1 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Balaklava (State Suburbs), 37.1% were couple families with children, 46.1% were couple families without children and 15.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Male -- 19.8 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.2 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), 19.8% of single parents were male and 80.2% 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
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 49 10.9 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 17 3.8 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 120 26.7 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 60 13.4 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 27 6.0 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 127 28.3 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 20 4.5 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 29 6.5 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 10.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 26.7% 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 835 90.3 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 90 9.7 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), 90.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Separate house 763 91.4 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 21 2.5 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 43 5.1 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 5 0.6 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Balaklava (State Suburbs), 91.4% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.1% were flat or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.4 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 21 2.5 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 147 17.6 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 439 52.7 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 203 24.4 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 2.4 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.5% had 1 bedroom, 17.6% had 2 bedrooms and 52.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 346 41.3 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 249 29.7 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 213 25.4 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 8 1.0 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 21 2.5 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Balaklava (State Suburbs), 41.3% were owned outright, 29.7% were owned with a mortgage and 25.4% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 538 64.4 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 282 33.7 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 16 1.9 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.4% were family households, 33.7% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

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Household income Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 32.3 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 6.5 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), 32.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 6.5% 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.9 -- 10.2 -- 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 950 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.5 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.5 -- 6.6 -- 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 Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
None 50 6.0 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 308 36.7 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 276 32.9 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 186 22.1 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 2.4 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), 36.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.1% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 196 23.5 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 618 74.1 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 20 2.4 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), 74.1% 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.
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Male 27 58.7 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 19 41.3 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 20 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), 58.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 41.3% were female. The median age was 20 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
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.4 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,437 -- 1,014 -- 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 Balaklava (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2 persons, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,437.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Balaklava % South Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 210 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,051 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Balaklava (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $210 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,051.

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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