2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Northern Territory State Suburbs

Hermannsburg

Code SSC70124 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 605
Male 44.9%
Female 55.1%
Median age 29
Families 129
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all families 1
All private dwellings 169
Average people per household 3.9
Median weekly household income $969
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $65
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.7

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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
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Male 271 44.9 118,570 51.8 11,546,638 49.3
Female 333 55.1 110,266 48.2 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 537 89.9 58,248 25.5 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 605 people in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs). Of these 44.9% were male and 55.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 89.9% of the population.

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Age Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median age 29 -- 32 -- 38 --
0-4 years 54 9.0 17,630 7.7 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 45 7.5 16,822 7.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 45 7.5 15,029 6.6 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 52 8.7 14,077 6.2 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 53 8.8 16,644 7.3 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 60 10.0 21,707 9.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 48 8.0 21,329 9.3 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 34 5.7 18,012 7.9 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 40 6.7 16,615 7.3 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 78 13.0 16,456 7.2 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 33 5.5 14,854 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 23 3.8 12,886 5.6 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 21 3.5 10,407 4.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 12 2.0 7,364 3.2 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 3 0.5 4,300 1.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 0 0.0 2,516 1.1 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 0 0.0 1,258 0.5 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 938 0.4 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs) was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 2.5% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Married 236 52.4 78,333 43.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 17 3.8 6,046 3.4 608,059 3.2
Divorced 7 1.6 13,442 7.5 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 21 4.7 5,622 3.1 985,204 5.2
Never married 169 37.6 75,917 42.3 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.4% were married and 6.3% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Registered marriage 140 39.0 58,583 41.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 34 9.5 22,537 15.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 185 51.5 60,345 42.7 7,024,973 41.9

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Preschool 13 6.6 3,707 4.6 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 56 28.3 15,160 18.6 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 2,632 3.2 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 11 5.6 2,570 3.2 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 20 10.1 8,233 10.1 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 2,070 2.5 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 5 2.5 2,911 3.6 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 1.5 3,045 3.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 5 2.5 8,054 9.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 0 0.0 1,655 2.0 198,383 2.8
Not stated 85 42.9 31,342 38.5 1,707,023 23.7

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 33.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.6% were in primary school, 14.7% in secondary school and 4.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 33 7.2 30,711 17.1 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 12 2.6 12,854 7.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 3 0.7 6,391 3.6 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 22 4.8 23,200 12.9 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 30 6.5 22,743 12.7 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 20 4.3 10,854 6.1 941,531 4.9
Year 10 34 7.4 17,509 9.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 5 1.1 226 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 6 1.3 128 0.1 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 181 39.3 15,473 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 12 2.6 1,870 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 108 23.4 33,298 18.6 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 6.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 5.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 2.6% 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 Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % 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 Hermannsburg (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Australia 579 96.7 157,531 68.8 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 11 1.9 54,687 23.9 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 0 0.0 10,761 4.7 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 0 0.0 9,473 4.1 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 520 87.8 124,021 54.2 11,070,538 47.3

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 87.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 1.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Worked full-time 81 52.9 74,100 67.1 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 27 17.6 21,493 19.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 10 6.5 7,112 6.4 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 35 22.9 7,685 7.0 787,452 6.9

There were 153 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs). Of these 52.9% were employed full time, 17.6% were employed part-time and 22.9% 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
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 9 8.2 6,735 6.6 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 6 5.5 6,327 6.2 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 4 3.6 8,431 8.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 43 39.1 22,238 21.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 38 34.5 51,864 50.5 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 8.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Personal 275 -- 871 -- 662 --
Family 626 -- 2,105 -- 1,734 --
Household 969 -- 1,983 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs) was $275.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 281 61.5 115,473 64.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 197 43.0 52,717 29.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 82 17.8 16,056 9.0 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 43 9.4 30,716 17.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 43.0% provided care for children and 17.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.4% 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
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 67 14.6 40,921 22.8 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 154 33.6 46,081 25.7 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 57 12.4 17,083 9.5 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 4 0.9 11,386 6.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 33.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 0.9% 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 Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 38 30.6 18,138 35.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 52 41.9 23,815 46.2 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 29 23.4 8,558 16.6 959,543 15.8
Other family 5 4.0 1,014 2.0 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 41.9% were couple families with children, 30.6% were couple families without children and 23.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Male -- 10.7 -- 20.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 89.3 -- 79.5 -- 81.8

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 10.7% of single parents were male and 89.3% 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
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 8 8.3 13,833 33.0 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 1,215 2.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 4 4.2 6,638 15.8 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 15 15.6 6,174 14.7 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 9 9.4 1,677 4.0 302,037 6.0
Both not working 50 52.1 6,100 14.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 5 5.2 2,884 6.9 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 5 5.2 3,429 8.2 311,381 6.2

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 8.3% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 4.2% 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 Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 120 95.2 65,053 85.9 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 6 4.8 10,717 14.1 1,039,874 11.2

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

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Separate house 91 75.8 43,100 66.3 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 12.5 7,844 12.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 9 7.5 11,374 17.5 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 5 4.2 2,166 3.3 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 75.8% were separate houses, 12.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.5% were flat or apartments and 4.2% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 874 1.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 8 6.8 4,871 7.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 21 17.8 14,306 22.0 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 68 57.6 27,598 42.4 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 18 15.3 15,039 23.1 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.5 2,369 3.6 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 2.9 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.9 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.8% had 1 bedroom, 17.8% had 2 bedrooms and 57.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 3.9 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Owned outright 0 0.0 9,957 15.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 19,247 29.6 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 112 97.4 32,737 50.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 575 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 3 2.6 2,545 3.9 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 0.0% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 97.4% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Family households 96 75.0 47,400 72.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 26 20.3 14,228 21.9 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 6 4.7 3,438 5.3 354,917 4.3

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.0% were family households, 20.3% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

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Household income Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 30.3 -- 12.6 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 9.0 -- 25.8 -- 16.4

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 30.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 9.0% 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 Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median rent 65 -- 315 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.7 -- 90.9 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 13.3 -- 9.1 -- 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 Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,167 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 94.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 0.0 -- 5.5 -- 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 Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
None 55 49.1 6,948 10.7 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 39 34.8 20,562 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 11 9.8 22,357 34.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 3 2.7 11,813 18.2 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 3.6 3,389 5.2 285,197 3.4

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 9.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 2.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 48 40.7 10,972 16.9 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 65 55.1 51,392 79.0 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 5 4.2 2,698 4.1 221,494 2.7

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 55.1% 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.
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Male 246 45.7 29,129 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 292 54.3 29,118 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 28 -- 25 -- 23 --

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), 45.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 54.3% were female. The median age was 28 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
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Average number of people per household 4.6 -- 4 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.5 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 778 -- 1,225 -- 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 Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.6 persons, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $778.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Hermannsburg % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median weekly rent 78 -- 97 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,167 -- 1,660 --

In Hermannsburg (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $78 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