2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Australian Capital Territory State Suburbs

Chapman

Code SSC80033 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 2,684
Male 48.9%
Female 51.1%
Median age 45
Families 774
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 1,014
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,697
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $450
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1

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Expand People category,
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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
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Male 1,313 48.9 195,739 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,371 51.1 201,653 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 19 0.7 6,508 1.6 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,684 people in Chapman (State Suburbs). Of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

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Age Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median age 45 -- 35 -- 38 --
0-4 years 118 4.4 26,795 6.7 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 184 6.9 25,451 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 206 7.7 22,235 5.6 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 183 6.8 24,507 6.2 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 143 5.3 31,430 7.9 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 66 2.5 32,488 8.2 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 88 3.3 33,631 8.5 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 135 5.0 30,193 7.6 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 190 7.1 28,216 7.1 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 182 6.8 26,556 6.7 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 216 8.1 24,433 6.1 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 198 7.4 22,357 5.6 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 157 5.9 19,144 4.8 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 210 7.8 17,285 4.3 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 186 7.0 12,168 3.1 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 109 4.1 8,519 2.1 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 51 1.9 5,839 1.5 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 54 2.0 6,158 1.5 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Chapman (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Married 1,356 62.3 154,584 47.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 28 1.3 8,159 2.5 608,059 3.2
Divorced 150 6.9 25,353 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 98 4.5 12,542 3.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 543 25.0 122,279 37.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Chapman (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.3% were married and 8.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Registered marriage 1,227 61.6 135,703 48.1 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 140 7.0 32,501 11.5 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 626 31.4 113,732 40.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Chapman (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Preschool 36 4.4 5,904 4.5 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 166 20.3 20,728 15.7 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 52 6.4 8,123 6.2 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 41 5.0 3,969 3.0 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 95 11.6 13,606 10.3 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 74 9.1 6,372 4.8 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 66 8.1 4,207 3.2 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 37 4.5 8,163 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 160 19.6 34,291 26.0 1,160,626 16.1
Other 10 1.2 3,165 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 80 9.8 23,127 17.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Chapman (State Suburbs), 30.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.3% were in primary school, 29.1% in secondary school and 24.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,008 46.4 119,919 37.1 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 213 9.8 29,758 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 40 1.8 9,461 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 134 6.2 25,750 8.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 308 14.2 57,843 17.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 61 2.8 8,891 2.8 941,531 4.9
Year 10 113 5.2 22,621 7.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 140 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 30 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 107 4.9 14,566 4.5 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 6 0.3 1,151 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 117 5.4 24,951 7.7 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Chapman (State Suburbs), 14.2% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 8.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.8% 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 Chapman % Australian Capital 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 Chapman (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 2,032 76.6 270,033 68.0 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 711 26.5 133,304 33.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 216 8.1 29,113 7.3 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 188 7.0 23,121 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,480 55.2 187,955 47.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Chapman (State Suburbs), 55.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Worked full-time 810 60.1 137,058 63.5 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 441 32.7 57,064 26.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 52 3.9 11,506 5.3 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 44 3.3 10,205 4.7 787,452 6.9

There were 1,347 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Chapman (State Suburbs). Of these 60.1% were employed full time, 32.7% were employed part-time and 3.3% 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
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 172 13.2 20,602 10.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 108 8.3 16,499 8.0 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 155 11.9 19,962 9.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 208 16.0 46,946 22.8 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 604 46.4 90,110 43.8 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Chapman (State Suburbs), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Personal 1,188 -- 998 -- 662 --
Family 3,192 -- 2,445 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,697 -- 2,070 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Chapman (State Suburbs) was $1,188.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,846 84.8 246,674 76.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 682 31.2 93,275 28.9 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 351 16.0 36,947 11.4 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 697 32.0 75,109 23.3 3,620,726 19.0

In Chapman (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 84.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.2% provided care for children and 16.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.0% 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
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 530 24.4 82,490 25.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 731 33.6 102,171 31.6 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 392 18.0 39,411 12.2 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 190 8.7 22,606 7.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Chapman (State Suburbs), 33.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.7% 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 Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 309 39.7 38,438 37.7 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 402 51.7 48,008 47.1 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 59 7.6 14,129 13.8 959,543 15.8
Other family 8 1.0 1,461 1.4 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Chapman (State Suburbs), 51.7% were couple families with children, 39.7% were couple families without children and 7.6% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Male -- 25.0 -- 20.1 -- 18.2
Female -- 75.0 -- 79.9 -- 81.8

In Chapman (State Suburbs), 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% 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
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 180 25.8 26,341 30.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 23 3.3 2,981 3.4 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 144 20.6 17,892 20.7 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 76 10.9 11,401 13.2 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 33 4.7 4,054 4.7 302,037 6.0
Both not working 167 23.9 13,020 15.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 26 3.7 5,516 6.4 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 50 7.2 5,231 6.1 311,381 6.2

In Chapman (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 25.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 20.6% 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 Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 918 92.4 142,670 91.9 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 75 7.6 12,593 8.1 1,039,874 11.2

In Chapman (State Suburbs), 92.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.6% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Separate house 829 90.3 95,520 67.0 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 68 7.4 25,280 17.7 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 16 1.7 21,405 15.0 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 194 0.1 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Chapman (State Suburbs), 90.3% were separate houses, 7.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.7% were flat or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 301 0.2 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.4 10,198 7.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 63 6.9 21,301 14.9 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 183 20.1 56,674 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 653 71.6 51,557 36.1 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 1.0 2,637 1.8 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.5 -- 2.6 --

In Chapman (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 6.9% had 2 bedrooms and 20.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.9. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Owned outright 442 48.1 38,555 27.0 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 358 39.0 54,832 38.4 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 106 11.5 45,346 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3 0.3 952 0.7 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 9 1.0 2,984 2.1 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Chapman (State Suburbs), 48.1% were owned outright, 39.0% were owned with a mortgage and 11.5% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 760 83.7 100,308 70.3 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 141 15.5 35,413 24.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 7 0.8 6,938 4.9 354,917 4.3

In Chapman (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.7% were family households, 15.5% were single person households and 0.8% were group households.

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Household income Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 8.7 -- 11.7 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 44.8 -- 28.4 -- 16.4

In Chapman (State Suburbs), 8.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 44.8% 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 Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 450 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.7 -- 91.9 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 2.3 -- 8.1 -- 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 Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 2,058 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 94.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 30 3.3 7,832 5.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 198 21.8 53,025 37.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 420 46.3 55,714 39.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 244 26.9 22,580 15.8 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 1.7 3,513 2.5 285,197 3.4

In Chapman (State Suburbs), 21.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.9% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 53 5.8 11,440 8.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 844 92.8 128,278 89.9 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 12 1.3 2,941 2.1 221,494 2.7

In Chapman (State Suburbs), 92.8% 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.
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Male 10 50.0 3,267 50.2 322,171 49.6
Female 10 50.0 3,236 49.8 326,996 50.4
Median age 32 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Chapman (State Suburbs), 50.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.0% were female. The median age was 32 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
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.9 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.8 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 2,625 -- 1,886 -- 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 Chapman (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 0.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,625.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Chapman % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median weekly rent 505 -- 360 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,167 -- 1,660 --

In Chapman (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $505 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