2016 Census QuickStats

Australia South Australia State Suburbs

Kingston Park

Code SSC40694 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 517
Male 47.3%
Female 52.7%
Median age 51
Families 147
Average children per family
for families with children 1.5
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 272
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,562
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,867
Median weekly rent $323
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
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Male 247 47.3 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 275 52.7 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 517 people in Kingston Park (State Suburbs). Of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

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Age Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median age 51 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 15 2.9 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 20 3.8 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 21 4.0 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 28 5.4 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 27 5.2 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 20 3.8 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 34 6.5 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 17 3.3 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 33 6.3 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 33 6.3 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 41 7.8 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 50 9.6 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 56 10.7 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 55 10.5 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 28 5.4 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 17 3.3 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 11 2.1 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 17 3.3 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Kingston Park (State Suburbs) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.5% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Married 252 55.8 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 12 2.7 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 53 11.7 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 21 4.6 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 114 25.2 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Kingston Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.8% were married and 14.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 197 50.5 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 38 9.7 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 155 39.7 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Preschool 5 3.8 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 13 9.8 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 7.5 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 5 3.8 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 9 6.8 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 12 9.0 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 7 5.3 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 6.0 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 28 21.1 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 3 2.3 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 33 24.8 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 25.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.1% were in primary school, 25.6% in secondary school and 29.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 143 31.4 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 41 9.0 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 13 2.9 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 57 12.5 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 59 13.0 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 27 5.9 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 48 10.5 138,607 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 16 3.5 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 44 9.7 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 13.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 15.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.0% 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 Kingston 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 Kingston Park (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 371 73.8 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 Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 154 29.8 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 49 9.5 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 18 3.5 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 266 51.5 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 51.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

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

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 152 52.2 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 103 35.4 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 17 5.8 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 19 6.5 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 291 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kingston Park (State Suburbs). Of these 52.2% were employed full time, 35.4% were employed part-time and 6.5% 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
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 33 12.1 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 34 12.5 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 37 13.6 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 47 17.2 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 108 39.6 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 12.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Personal 833 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 2,166 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,562 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kingston Park (State Suburbs) was $833.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 359 77.4 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 145 31.3 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 71 15.2 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 135 29.3 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.3% provided care for children and 15.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 29.3% 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
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 125 27.0 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 154 33.3 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 55 11.9 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 24 5.2 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 33.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.2% 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 Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 68 45.9 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 61 41.2 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 15 10.1 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 4 2.7 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 41.2% were couple families with children, 45.9% were couple families without children and 10.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Male -- 28.6 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 71.4 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 28.6% of single parents were male and 71.4% 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
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 22 17.7 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.4 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 29 23.4 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 14 11.3 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 8 6.5 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 26 21.0 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 7 5.6 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 15 12.1 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 17.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.4% had both employed part-time and 23.4% 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 Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 215 89.6 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 25 10.4 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 89.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Separate house 131 60.9 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 41 19.1 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 38 17.7 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 5 2.3 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 60.9% were separate houses, 19.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 17.7% were flat or apartments and 2.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 5 2.3 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 8 3.7 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 54 25.2 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 95 44.4 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 52 24.3 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 25.2% had 2 bedrooms and 44.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 97 46.0 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 63 29.9 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 48 22.7 182,180 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 3 1.4 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 46.0% were owned outright, 29.9% were owned with a mortgage and 22.7% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 142 66.4 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 65 30.4 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 7 3.3 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.4% were family households, 30.4% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

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Household income Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 12.3 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 17.6 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 12.3% 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 Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 323 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,867 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.5 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.5 -- 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 Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
None 3 1.4 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 89 41.4 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 81 37.7 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 33 15.3 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 9 4.2 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 41.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 19 9.0 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 193 91.0 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 0 0.0 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 91.0% 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.
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Male 0 0.0 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 0 0.0 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 0 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), 0.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 0.0% were female. The median age was 0 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
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 0 -- 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 Kingston Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0 persons, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Kingston Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Kingston Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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