2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Tasmania State Suburbs

Binalong Bay

Code SSC60045 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 290
Male 56.1%
Female 43.9%
Median age 60
Families 77
Average children per family
for families with children 2.1
for all families 0.3
All private dwellings 394
Average people per household 1.8
Median weekly household income $828
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

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includes demographics & education cultural & language diversity employment

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
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Male 162 56.1 249,478 48.9 11,546,638 49.3
Female 127 43.9 260,482 51.1 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 6 2.1 23,572 4.6 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 290 people in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 56.1% were male and 43.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

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Age Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Median age 60 -- 42 -- 38 --
0-4 years 9 3.0 28,469 5.6 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 9 3.0 31,514 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 12 4.0 30,219 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 6 2.0 31,078 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 0 0.0 29,865 5.9 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 9 3.0 28,703 5.6 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 8 2.7 29,328 5.8 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 12 4.0 28,333 5.6 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 11 3.7 31,495 6.2 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 9 3.0 34,512 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 24 8.0 35,538 7.0 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 36 12.0 37,378 7.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 41 13.7 34,778 6.8 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 53 17.7 32,945 6.5 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 30 10.0 24,434 4.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 18 6.0 17,613 3.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 7 2.3 11,994 2.4 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 6 2.0 11,767 2.3 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs) was 60 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 38.0% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Married 146 56.8 193,360 46.1 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 9 3.5 14,675 3.5 608,059 3.2
Divorced 30 11.7 43,274 10.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 15 5.8 26,962 6.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 57 22.2 141,488 33.7 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.8% were married and 15.2% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Registered marriage 119 54.8 167,398 45.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 28 12.9 45,527 12.5 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 70 32.3 152,391 41.7 7,024,973 41.9

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Preschool 3 8.6 3,736 2.5 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 8 22.9 31,234 21.3 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 8,077 5.5 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 0 0.0 4,467 3.0 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 3 8.6 17,971 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 6,630 4.5 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 4,840 3.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 11.4 10,630 7.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 3 8.6 18,250 12.4 1,160,626 16.1
Other 0 0.0 2,810 1.9 198,383 2.8
Not stated 14 40.0 38,329 26.1 1,707,023 23.7

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 15.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.5% were in primary school, 32.4% in secondary school and 20.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 44 17.1 67,863 16.2 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 27 10.5 31,487 7.5 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 11 4.3 12,132 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 41 16.0 62,121 14.8 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 26 10.1 50,460 12.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 4 1.6 19,697 4.7 941,531 4.9
Year 10 51 19.8 73,242 17.4 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 384 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 48 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 25 9.7 43,314 10.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 1,641 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 21 8.2 46,190 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 10.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.5% 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 Binalong Bay % Tasmania % 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 Binalong Bay (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 213 77.5 411,490 80.7 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 70 24.2 73,757 14.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 11 3.8 27,091 5.3 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 13 4.5 18,595 3.6 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 179 61.9 353,447 69.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 61.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Worked full-time 42 38.2 121,822 52.3 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 47 42.7 81,601 35.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 11 10.0 13,162 5.7 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 10 9.1 16,365 7.0 787,452 6.9

There were 110 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 38.2% were employed full time, 42.7% were employed part-time and 9.1% 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
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 16 15.5 28,693 13.2 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 14 13.6 24,125 11.1 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 17 16.5 28,779 13.3 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 11 10.7 42,568 19.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 31 30.1 79,249 36.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 15.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 30.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Personal 492 -- 573 -- 662 --
Family 1,042 -- 1,399 -- 1,734 --
Household 828 -- 1,100 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs) was $492.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 192 72.7 295,218 70.3 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 37 14.3 111,542 26.6 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 44 17.4 49,528 11.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 84 31.9 89,216 21.3 3,620,726 19.0

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 14.3% provided care for children and 17.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 29 11.2 83,591 19.9 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 73 28.3 113,245 27.0 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 51 19.8 55,346 13.2 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 33 12.8 43,040 10.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 19.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.8% 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 Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 61 85.9 57,849 43.1 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 10 14.1 51,286 38.2 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 0 0.0 23,423 17.4 959,543 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 1,781 1.3 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 14.1% were couple families with children, 85.9% were couple families without children and 0.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Male -- 0.0 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 0.0 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 0.0% of single parents were male and 0.0% 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
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 6 8.3 18,546 17.0 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 4 5.6 5,538 5.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 3 4.2 24,746 22.7 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 3 4.2 12,935 11.9 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 11 15.3 7,876 7.2 302,037 6.0
Both not working 34 47.2 26,810 24.6 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 6 8.3 6,016 5.5 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 5 6.9 6,662 6.1 311,381 6.2

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 8.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.6% 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 Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 136 35.9 197,575 86.0 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 243 64.1 32,135 14.0 1,039,874 11.2

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 35.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 64.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Separate house 128 94.1 172,998 87.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 11,376 5.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 11,267 5.7 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 5 3.7 1,202 0.6 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 94.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flat or apartments and 3.7% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.3 772 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 5 3.9 9,381 4.7 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 36 28.1 40,523 20.5 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 60 46.9 99,381 50.3 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 21 16.4 42,983 21.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.3 4,535 2.3 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 2.3 -- 2.6 --

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.9% had 1 bedroom, 28.1% had 2 bedrooms and 46.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 1.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Owned outright 80 61.1 70,444 35.7 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 24 18.3 66,218 33.5 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 21 16.0 54,034 27.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 1,676 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 6 4.6 5,201 2.6 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 61.1% were owned outright, 18.3% were owned with a mortgage and 16.0% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 77 60.2 132,574 67.1 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 51 39.8 58,517 29.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 0 0.0 6,492 3.3 354,917 4.3

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 60.2% were family households, 39.8% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

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Household income Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 35.5 -- 26.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 3.3 -- 8.3 -- 16.4

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 35.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 3.3% 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 Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 230 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,300 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.3 -- 94.9 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.7 -- 5.1 -- 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 Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
None 4 2.9 13,694 6.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 46 32.9 69,261 35.1 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 57 40.7 69,092 35.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 24 17.1 38,398 19.4 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 9 6.4 7,139 3.6 285,197 3.4

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 32.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.1% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 25 18.7 38,482 19.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 102 76.1 154,061 78.0 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 7 5.2 5,032 2.5 221,494 2.7

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 76.1% 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.
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Male 3 50.0 11,578 49.1 322,171 49.6
Female 3 50.0 11,993 50.9 326,996 50.4
Median age 29 -- 24 -- 23 --

In Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), 50.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.0% were female. The median age was 29 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
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.9 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 0 -- 1,079 -- 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 Binalong Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2 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
Binalong Bay % Tasmania % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,660 --

In Binalong Bay (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