2016 Census QuickStats

Australia New South Wales Greater Capital City Statistical Areas

Rest of NSW

Code 1RNSW (GCCSA) Search for a Community Profile
People 2,643,536
Male 49.2%
Female 50.8%
Median age 43
Families 693,180
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 1,203,865
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,168
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,590
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

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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
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Male 1,301,717 49.2 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,341,813 50.8 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 145,189 5.5 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,643,536 people in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas). Of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.5% of the population.

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Age Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Median age 43 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 154,615 5.8 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 168,699 6.4 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 161,945 6.1 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 159,525 6.0 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 147,560 5.6 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 144,133 5.5 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 146,254 5.5 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 143,294 5.4 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 161,625 6.1 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 169,780 6.4 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 178,773 6.8 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 187,279 7.1 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 176,678 6.7 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 170,095 6.4 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 133,140 5.0 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 99,023 3.7 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 69,716 2.6 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 71,398 2.7 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Married 1,028,595 47.7 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 77,793 3.6 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 212,270 9.8 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 145,639 6.7 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 693,964 32.2 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas) aged 15 years and over, 47.7% were married and 13.4% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Registered marriage 895,322 47.9 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 202,698 10.8 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 772,578 41.3 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Preschool 48,072 6.1 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 151,038 19.1 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 44,692 5.7 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 19,754 2.5 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 103,552 13.1 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 37,608 4.8 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 21,759 2.8 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 51,103 6.5 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 81,648 10.3 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 13,288 1.7 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 217,879 27.6 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.3% were in primary school, 20.6% in secondary school and 16.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 311,937 14.5 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 176,459 8.2 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 74,827 3.5 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 349,511 16.2 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 250,241 11.6 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 83,188 3.9 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 333,955 15.5 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 2,693 0.1 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 286 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 235,039 10.9 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 7,348 0.3 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 265,131 12.3 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 11.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.7% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.2% 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 Rest of NSW % New South Wales % 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 Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,139,710 80.9 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 375,394 14.2 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 147,641 5.6 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 104,928 4.0 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,799,833 68.1 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 68.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Worked full-time 652,283 55.2 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 387,471 32.8 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 64,405 5.4 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 78,414 6.6 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 1,182,573 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas). Of these 55.2% were employed full time, 32.8% were employed part-time and 6.6% 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
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 134,568 12.2 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 116,929 10.6 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 135,978 12.3 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 204,953 18.6 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 447,333 40.5 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Personal 584 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,449 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,168 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas) was $584.

View the data quality statements for: Total personal income (INCP) Total family income (FINF) Total household income (HIND)

Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,494,531 69.2 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 584,706 27.1 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 272,486 12.6 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 448,524 20.8 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.1% provided care for children and 12.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

View the data quality statements for: Unpaid domestic work (DOMP) Unpaid child care (CHCAREP) Unpaid assistance (UNCAREP) Voluntary work (VOLWP)

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 422,909 19.6 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 562,884 26.1 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 281,560 13.0 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 227,176 10.5 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 26.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% 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 Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 292,934 42.3 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 269,939 38.9 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 120,862 17.4 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 9,450 1.4 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 38.9% were couple families with children, 42.3% were couple families without children and 17.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Male -- 19.0 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.0 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% 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
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 106,618 18.9 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 24,531 4.4 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 121,152 21.5 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 67,460 12.0 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 34,991 6.2 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 144,446 25.7 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 29,686 5.3 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 33,989 6.0 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of couple families with children, 18.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 21.5% 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.

View the data quality statement for Labour force status of parents / partners in families (LFSF)

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 Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 980,437 86.8 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 148,688 13.2 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 86.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.2% were unoccupied.

View the data quality statements for: Dwelling type (DWTD) Dwelling Structure (STRD)

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Separate house 805,591 82.2 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 90,212 9.2 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 63,144 6.4 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 14,462 1.5 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 82.2% were separate houses, 9.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.4% were flat or apartments and 1.5% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 4,345 0.4 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 38,319 3.9 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 175,002 17.8 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 421,014 42.9 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 315,146 32.1 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 26,623 2.7 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.8% had 2 bedrooms and 42.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Owned outright 367,033 37.4 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 300,087 30.6 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 273,674 27.9 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 9,788 1.0 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 29,863 3.0 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 37.4% were owned outright, 30.6% were owned with a mortgage and 27.9% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 678,869 69.2 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 269,360 27.5 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 32,214 3.3 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), of all households, 69.2% were family households, 27.5% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

View the data quality statement for Household composition (HHCD)
Household income Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 24.7 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 10.5 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 24.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 10.5% 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 Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.2 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.8 -- 12.9 -- 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 Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,590 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.8 -- 7.4 -- 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 Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
None 60,133 6.1 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 343,096 35.0 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 355,218 36.2 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 180,395 18.4 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 41,600 4.2 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 35.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 191,491 19.5 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 759,333 77.4 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 29,617 3.0 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 77.4% 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.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling internet connection (NEDD)

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.
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Male 72,102 49.7 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 73,085 50.3 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), 49.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.3% were female. The median age was 22 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
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,103 -- 1,214 -- 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 Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,103.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Rest of NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Median weekly rent 250 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Rest of NSW (Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

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