2016 Census QuickStats

Australia South Australia State Suburbs

Banksia Park

Code SSC40069 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 3,289
Male 49.2%
Female 50.8%
Median age 40
Families 959
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 1,300
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,492
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $325
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2

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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
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Male 1,617 49.2 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,669 50.8 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 27 0.8 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 3,289 people in Banksia Park (State Suburbs). Of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

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Age Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median age 40 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 226 6.9 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 204 6.2 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 185 5.6 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 185 5.6 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 158 4.8 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 186 5.7 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 223 6.8 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 233 7.1 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 221 6.7 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 225 6.8 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 205 6.2 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 197 6.0 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 176 5.4 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 215 6.5 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 235 7.1 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 117 3.6 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 55 1.7 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 42 1.3 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Married 1,514 56.9 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 70 2.6 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 213 8.0 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 103 3.9 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 763 28.7 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.9% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 1,385 57.0 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 266 11.0 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 778 32.0 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Preschool 34 3.8 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 186 20.8 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 67 7.5 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 41 4.6 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 122 13.6 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 36 4.0 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 29 3.2 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 62 6.9 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 113 12.6 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 22 2.5 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 184 20.5 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 27.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.0% were in primary school, 20.4% in secondary school and 19.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 456 17.2 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 284 10.7 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 107 4.0 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 486 18.3 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 374 14.1 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 242 9.1 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 253 9.5 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 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 158 5.9 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 3 0.1 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 210 7.9 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 14.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 22.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.7% 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 Banksia Park % 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 Banksia Park (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,484 75.9 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 833 25.3 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 289 8.8 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 210 6.4 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,763 53.6 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 53.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 923 55.9 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 543 32.9 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 77 4.7 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 109 6.6 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 1,652 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Banksia Park (State Suburbs). Of these 55.9% were employed full time, 32.9% were employed part-time and 6.6% 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
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 179 11.6 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 169 11.0 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 200 13.0 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 340 22.0 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 585 37.9 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Personal 702 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,765 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,492 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) was $702.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,033 76.3 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 887 33.3 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 332 12.5 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 593 22.3 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.3% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.3% 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
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 580 21.7 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 772 28.9 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 408 15.3 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 277 10.4 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 28.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 401 41.9 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 437 45.7 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 115 12.0 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 4 0.4 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 45.7% were couple families with children, 41.9% were couple families without children and 12.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Male -- 14.8 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 85.2 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 14.8% of single parents were male and 85.2% 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
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 158 18.7 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 32 3.8 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 228 27.0 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 92 10.9 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 44 5.2 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 213 25.3 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 39 4.6 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 37 4.4 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 18.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 27.0% 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,179 95.2 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 59 4.8 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 95.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.8% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Separate house 1,175 99.7 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.3 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 99.7% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flat or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 9 0.8 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 30 2.5 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 771 65.4 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 352 29.9 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 17 1.4 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.8% had 1 bedroom, 2.5% had 2 bedrooms and 65.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 461 38.8 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 586 49.3 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 117 9.8 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 25 2.1 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 38.8% were owned outright, 49.3% were owned with a mortgage and 9.8% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 943 80.3 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 222 18.9 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 9 0.8 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.3% were family households, 18.9% were single person households and 0.8% were group households.

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Household income Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 10.7 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 13.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 10.7% 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 325 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.4 -- 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.9 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.1 -- 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
None 33 2.8 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 332 28.1 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 545 46.1 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 251 21.2 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 1.9 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 28.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 113 9.6 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,052 88.9 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 18 1.5 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 88.9% 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.
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Male 16 57.1 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 12 42.9 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 23 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 57.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 42.9% were female. The median age was 23 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
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,625 -- 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 Banksia Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,625.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 365 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $365 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