2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Western Australia State Suburbs

San Remo (WA)

Code SSC51312 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 964
Male 49.6%
Female 50.4%
Median age 48
Families 286
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 479
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,566
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,778
Median weekly rent $390
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
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Male 479 49.6 1,238,419 50.0 11,546,638 49.3
Female 487 50.4 1,235,994 50.0 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.0 75,978 3.1 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 964 people in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs). Of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

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Age San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median age 48 -- 36 -- 38 --
0-4 years 43 4.5 161,727 6.5 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 55 5.7 164,153 6.6 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 56 5.8 150,806 6.1 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 68 7.1 149,997 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 31 3.2 160,332 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 35 3.7 184,908 7.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 39 4.1 194,267 7.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 40 4.2 173,041 7.0 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 53 5.5 171,996 7.0 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 90 9.4 172,520 7.0 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 81 8.5 162,438 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 92 9.6 149,899 6.1 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 77 8.0 132,145 5.3 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 89 9.3 116,755 4.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 57 5.9 82,911 3.4 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 23 2.4 61,509 2.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 16 1.7 42,590 1.7 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 13 1.4 42,420 1.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Married 485 60.3 975,062 48.8 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 32 4.0 63,205 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 73 9.1 167,361 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 41 5.1 88,619 4.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 173 21.5 703,482 35.2 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.3% were married and 13.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 432 58.7 835,938 48.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 64 8.7 201,709 11.7 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 240 32.6 688,868 39.9 7,024,973 41.9

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Preschool 7 2.8 30,247 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 37 14.9 144,988 18.9 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 4.8 36,865 4.8 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 27 10.8 28,046 3.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 16 6.4 88,176 11.5 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 18 7.2 34,065 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 40 16.1 34,773 4.5 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 15 6.0 46,835 6.1 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 23 9.2 106,811 13.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 5 2.0 18,547 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 49 19.7 197,644 25.8 1,707,023 23.7

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 26.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.9% were in primary school, 27.8% in secondary school and 15.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 111 13.6 410,272 20.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 80 9.8 177,631 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 33 4.1 62,656 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 147 18.1 279,448 14.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 112 13.8 318,674 16.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 56 6.9 107,858 5.4 941,531 4.9
Year 10 121 14.9 235,001 11.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 940 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 209 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 57 7.0 117,996 5.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 10,572 0.5 145,844 0.8
Not stated 64 7.9 220,701 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 13.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 21.7% 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 San Remo (WA) % Western 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 San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 635 66.4 1,492,842 60.3 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 321 33.1 1,001,150 40.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 99 10.2 184,890 7.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 61 6.3 144,217 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 432 44.5 947,977 38.3 11,070,538 47.3

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 44.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 266 57.1 715,287 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 132 28.3 376,590 30.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 22 4.7 65,859 5.2 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 46 9.9 97,966 7.8 787,452 6.9

There were 466 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 28.3% were employed part-time and 9.9% 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
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 61 14.3 138,263 11.9 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 32 7.5 114,814 9.9 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 42 9.9 123,517 10.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 79 18.5 198,785 17.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 191 44.8 516,501 44.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 14.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Personal 671 -- 724 -- 662 --
Family 1,868 -- 1,910 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,566 -- 1,595 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs) was $671.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 586 72.9 1,387,280 69.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 209 26.1 568,406 28.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 89 11.1 196,328 9.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 150 18.5 379,578 19.0 3,620,726 19.0

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.1% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.5% 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
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 147 18.3 447,726 22.4 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 237 29.4 521,733 26.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 124 15.4 228,248 11.4 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 79 9.8 189,571 9.5 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 29.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% 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 San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 143 51.3 247,841 38.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 108 38.7 292,133 45.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 25 9.0 93,344 14.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 3 1.1 10,869 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 38.7% were couple families with children, 51.3% were couple families without children and 9.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Male -- 40.7 -- 18.3 -- 18.2
Female -- 59.3 -- 81.7 -- 81.8

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 40.7% of single parents were male and 59.3% 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
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 47 18.4 106,951 19.8 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 4 1.6 22,177 4.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 47 18.4 119,913 22.2 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 47 18.4 88,558 16.4 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 15 5.9 31,917 5.9 302,037 6.0
Both not working 68 26.6 93,686 17.4 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 14 5.5 29,973 5.6 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 14 5.5 46,793 8.7 311,381 6.2

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 18.4% had both partners employed full-time, 1.6% had both employed part-time and 18.4% 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 San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 362 76.7 866,767 86.7 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 110 23.3 132,874 13.3 1,039,874 11.2

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 76.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 23.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Separate house 345 95.3 685,824 79.1 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 17 4.7 122,562 14.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 49,086 5.7 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 6,314 0.7 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 95.3% were separate houses, 4.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flat or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,452 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 30,043 3.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 15 4.3 107,035 12.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 101 29.1 327,662 37.8 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 228 65.7 381,319 44.0 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.9 18,272 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 4.3% had 2 bedrooms and 29.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.5 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 152 42.6 247,050 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 132 37.0 344,014 39.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 70 19.6 245,705 28.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 9,181 1.1 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 3 0.8 20,823 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 42.6% were owned outright, 37.0% were owned with a mortgage and 19.6% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 275 77.9 629,882 72.7 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 64 18.1 204,202 23.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 14 4.0 32,692 3.8 354,917 4.3

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.9% were family households, 18.1% were single person households and 4.0% were group households.

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Household income San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 17.6 -- 18.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 21.0 -- 19.2 -- 16.4

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 17.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 21.0% 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 San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 390 -- 347 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.4 -- 90.3 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.6 -- 9.7 -- 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 San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,778 -- 1,993 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.3 -- 91.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.7 -- 8.6 -- 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 San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 4 1.1 42,620 4.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 86 24.2 274,198 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 163 45.8 337,355 38.9 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 97 27.2 186,678 21.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 1.7 25,934 3.0 285,197 3.4

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 24.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 34 9.6 108,489 12.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 319 89.6 737,659 85.1 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 3 0.8 20,625 2.4 221,494 2.7

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 89.6% 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.
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Male 6 66.7 38,027 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 3 33.3 37,959 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 30 -- 23 -- 23 --

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), 66.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 33.3% were female. The median age was 30 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
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.5 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,374 -- 1,210 -- 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 San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2 persons, with 0.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,374.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
San Remo (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 405 -- 216 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,830 -- 1,660 --

In San Remo (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $405 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