2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Australian Capital Territory State Suburbs

Ainslie

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People 5,189
Male 45.9%
Female 54.1%
Median age 41
Families 1,220
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 2,271
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $2,027
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,450
Median weekly rent $275
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5

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Expand People category,
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
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Male 2,383 45.9 195,739 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,804 54.1 201,653 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 79 1.5 6,508 1.6 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 5,189 people in Ainslie (State Suburbs). Of these 45.9% were male and 54.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

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Age Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median age 41 -- 35 -- 38 --
0-4 years 312 6.0 26,795 6.7 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 301 5.8 25,451 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 295 5.7 22,235 5.6 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 310 6.0 24,507 6.2 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 340 6.5 31,430 7.9 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 277 5.3 32,488 8.2 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 330 6.4 33,631 8.5 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 332 6.4 30,193 7.6 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 348 6.7 28,216 7.1 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 401 7.7 26,556 6.7 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 369 7.1 24,433 6.1 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 337 6.5 22,357 5.6 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 292 5.6 19,144 4.8 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 226 4.4 17,285 4.3 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 163 3.1 12,168 3.1 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 146 2.8 8,519 2.1 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 168 3.2 5,839 1.5 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 245 4.7 6,158 1.5 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Ainslie (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.3% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Married 1,778 41.5 154,584 47.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 86 2.0 8,159 2.5 608,059 3.2
Divorced 412 9.6 25,353 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 325 7.6 12,542 3.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,681 39.3 122,279 37.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Ainslie (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.5% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Registered marriage 1,489 39.9 135,703 48.1 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 476 12.8 32,501 11.5 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,763 47.3 113,732 40.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Preschool 66 3.9 5,904 4.5 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 294 17.2 20,728 15.7 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 41 2.4 8,123 6.2 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 60 3.5 3,969 3.0 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 178 10.4 13,606 10.3 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 76 4.4 6,372 4.8 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 86 5.0 4,207 3.2 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 69 4.0 8,163 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 491 28.7 34,291 26.0 1,160,626 16.1
Other 29 1.7 3,165 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 322 18.8 23,127 17.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), 33.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.3% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 32.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 2,028 47.4 119,919 37.1 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 291 6.8 29,758 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 72 1.7 9,461 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 213 5.0 25,750 8.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 641 15.0 57,843 17.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 100 2.3 8,891 2.8 941,531 4.9
Year 10 226 5.3 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 237 5.5 14,566 4.5 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 16 0.4 1,151 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 387 9.1 24,951 7.7 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Ainslie (State Suburbs), 15.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 6.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.8% 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 Ainslie % 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 Ainslie (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 3,714 71.8 270,033 68.0 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,365 26.3 133,304 33.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 441 8.5 29,113 7.3 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 390 7.5 23,121 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,596 50.1 187,955 47.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), 50.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

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

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Worked full-time 1,530 59.8 137,058 63.5 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 790 30.9 57,064 26.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 128 5.0 11,506 5.3 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 109 4.3 10,205 4.7 787,452 6.9

There were 2,557 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ainslie (State Suburbs). Of these 59.8% were employed full time, 30.9% were employed part-time and 4.3% 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
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 315 12.9 20,602 10.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 236 9.7 16,499 8.0 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 239 9.8 19,962 9.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 442 18.1 46,946 22.8 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,085 44.4 90,110 43.8 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Ainslie (State Suburbs), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Personal 1,029 -- 998 -- 662 --
Family 3,018 -- 2,445 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,027 -- 2,070 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ainslie (State Suburbs) was $1,029.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,353 78.2 246,674 76.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,116 26.1 93,275 28.9 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 561 13.1 36,947 11.4 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,290 30.2 75,109 23.3 3,620,726 19.0

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.1% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.2% 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
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 1,098 25.6 82,490 25.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,396 32.5 102,171 31.6 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 586 13.6 39,411 12.2 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 281 6.5 22,606 7.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ainslie (State Suburbs), 32.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.5% 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 Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 455 37.0 38,438 37.7 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 566 46.1 48,008 47.1 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 191 15.5 14,129 13.8 959,543 15.8
Other family 17 1.4 1,461 1.4 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Ainslie (State Suburbs), 46.1% were couple families with children, 37.0% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Male -- 16.8 -- 20.1 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.2 -- 79.9 -- 81.8

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), 16.8% of single parents were male and 83.2% 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
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 291 28.6 26,341 30.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 38 3.7 2,981 3.4 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 233 22.9 17,892 20.7 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 104 10.2 11,401 13.2 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 47 4.6 4,054 4.7 302,037 6.0
Both not working 173 17.0 13,020 15.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 60 5.9 5,516 6.4 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 71 7.0 5,231 6.1 311,381 6.2

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 28.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 22.9% 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 Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,975 91.1 142,670 91.9 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 194 8.9 12,593 8.1 1,039,874 11.2

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), 91.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.9% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Separate house 1,397 70.7 95,520 67.0 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 345 17.5 25,280 17.7 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 204 10.3 21,405 15.0 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 3 0.2 194 0.1 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Ainslie (State Suburbs), 70.7% were separate houses, 17.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.3% were flat or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.3 301 0.2 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 133 6.7 10,198 7.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 406 20.5 21,301 14.9 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 865 43.6 56,674 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 527 26.6 51,557 36.1 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 46 2.3 2,637 1.8 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.1 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.5 -- 2.6 --

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.7% had 1 bedroom, 20.5% had 2 bedrooms and 43.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Owned outright 571 28.9 38,555 27.0 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 566 28.6 54,832 38.4 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 716 36.2 45,346 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 75 3.8 952 0.7 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 48 2.4 2,984 2.1 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Ainslie (State Suburbs), 28.9% were owned outright, 28.6% were owned with a mortgage and 36.2% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 1,206 61.0 100,308 70.3 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 625 31.6 35,413 24.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 145 7.3 6,938 4.9 354,917 4.3

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), of all households, 61.0% were family households, 31.6% were single person households and 7.3% were group households.

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Household income Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 20.2 -- 11.7 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 34.5 -- 28.4 -- 16.4

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), 20.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 34.5% 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 Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 275 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 91.9 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,450 -- 2,058 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 94.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 218 11.0 7,832 5.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 848 42.8 53,025 37.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 619 31.2 55,714 39.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 230 11.6 22,580 15.8 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 66 3.3 3,513 2.5 285,197 3.4

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), 42.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 268 13.6 11,440 8.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,661 84.1 128,278 89.9 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 46 2.3 2,941 2.1 221,494 2.7

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), 84.1% 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.
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Male 31 42.5 3,267 50.2 322,171 49.6
Female 42 57.5 3,236 49.8 326,996 50.4
Median age 24 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), 42.5% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 57.5% were female. The median age was 24 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
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.9 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,437 -- 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 Ainslie (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,437.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Ainslie % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median weekly rent 250 -- 360 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,650 -- 2,167 -- 1,660 --

In Ainslie (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,650.

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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