2016 Census QuickStats

Australia South Australia State Suburbs

Golden Grove

Code SSC40511 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 10,235
Male 47.9%
Female 52.1%
Median age 42
Families 2,955
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 4,095
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,519
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

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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
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Male 4,900 47.9 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 5,337 52.1 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 79 0.8 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 10,235 people in Golden Grove (State Suburbs). Of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

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Age Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Median age 42 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 504 4.9 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 642 6.3 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 663 6.5 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 740 7.2 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 639 6.2 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 477 4.7 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 570 5.6 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 604 5.9 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 639 6.2 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 816 8.0 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 817 8.0 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 780 7.6 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 582 5.7 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 568 5.6 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 463 4.5 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 355 3.5 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 212 2.1 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 159 1.6 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Golden Grove (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Married 4,717 56.1 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 223 2.7 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 675 8.0 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 437 5.2 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 2,355 28.0 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Golden Grove (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.1% were married and 10.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 4,328 55.7 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 585 7.5 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,853 36.7 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Preschool 92 3.1 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 613 20.7 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 170 5.7 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 181 6.1 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 344 11.6 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 150 5.1 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 202 6.8 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 201 6.8 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 468 15.8 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 54 1.8 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 490 16.5 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 29.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.6% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 22.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,479 17.6 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 921 10.9 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 315 3.7 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 1,182 14.0 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,462 17.4 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 912 10.8 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 840 10.0 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 8 0.1 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 448 5.3 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 14 0.2 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 603 7.2 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 17.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.9% 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 Golden Grove % 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 Golden Grove (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 7,227 70.7 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 Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,491 34.1 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 788 7.7 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 623 6.1 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 4,839 47.3 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 47.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 3,146 57.8 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,764 32.4 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 211 3.9 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 324 6.0 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 5,445 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Golden Grove (State Suburbs). Of these 57.8% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 6.0% 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
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 653 12.7 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 516 10.1 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 596 11.6 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 1,132 22.1 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 2,022 39.4 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Personal 703 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,872 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,519 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Golden Grove (State Suburbs) was $703.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,344 75.4 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,567 30.5 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 971 11.5 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,589 18.9 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.5% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.9% 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
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 2,015 24.0 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 2,504 29.8 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,143 13.6 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 677 8.0 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 29.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.0% 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 Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,160 39.2 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,361 46.0 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 417 14.1 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 20 0.7 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 46.0% were couple families with children, 39.2% were couple families without children and 14.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Male -- 18.0 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.0 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 18.0% of single parents were male and 82.0% 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
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 575 22.9 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 75 3.0 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 654 26.0 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 312 12.4 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 121 4.8 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 542 21.6 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 110 4.4 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 123 4.9 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 22.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 26.0% 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 Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,763 94.0 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 241 6.0 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 94.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Separate house 3,207 85.2 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 542 14.4 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 7 0.2 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 Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 85.2% were separate houses, 14.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.2% were flat or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 27 0.7 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 553 14.7 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,672 44.5 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,454 38.7 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 48 1.3 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 Golden Grove (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 14.7% had 2 bedrooms and 44.5% 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
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 1,142 30.4 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,618 43.0 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 765 20.4 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 165 4.4 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 69 1.8 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 30.4% were owned outright, 43.0% were owned with a mortgage and 20.4% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 2,922 77.7 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 786 20.9 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 52 1.4 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.7% were family households, 20.9% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

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Household income Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 16.7 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 17.6 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 16.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 17.6% 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 Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
None 158 4.2 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,269 33.7 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,485 39.4 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 774 20.6 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 80 2.1 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 33.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 385 10.2 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 3,321 88.2 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 61 1.6 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 88.2% 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.
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Male 47 60.3 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 31 39.7 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 21 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), 60.3% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 39.7% were female. The median age was 21 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
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,562 -- 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 Golden Grove (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,562.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Golden Grove % South Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 305 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Golden Grove (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $305 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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