2016 Census QuickStats

Australia South Australia Urban Centres and Localities

Karoonda (L)

Code UCL422028 (UCL) Search for a Community Profile
People 351
Male 46.3%
Female 53.7%
Median age 55
Families 85
Average children per family
for families with children 2.1
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 175
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $758
Median monthly mortgage repayments $650
Median weekly rent $150
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
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Male 161 46.3 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 187 53.7 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 7 2.0 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 351 people in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 46.3% were male and 53.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

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Age Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median age 55 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 20 5.9 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 19 5.6 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 19 5.6 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 17 5.0 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 20 5.9 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 19 5.6 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 6 1.8 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 8 2.3 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 14 4.1 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 15 4.4 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 19 5.6 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 17 5.0 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 26 7.6 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 31 9.1 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 18 5.3 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 21 6.2 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 22 6.5 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 30 8.8 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 35.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Married 151 51.0 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 10 3.4 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 27 9.1 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 43 14.5 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 65 22.0 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 51.0% were married and 11.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 130 53.5 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 21 8.6 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 92 37.9 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Preschool 4 4.2 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 36 37.5 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 0 0.0 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 17 17.7 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 10 10.4 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 4 4.2 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 0 0.0 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 25 26.0 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.6% were in primary school, 18.7% in secondary school and 15.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 14 4.8 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 13 4.4 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 3 1.0 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 39 13.3 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 33 11.3 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 29 9.9 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 42 14.3 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 1,077 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 174 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 70 23.9 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 34 11.6 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.3% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 14.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 4.4% 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 Karoonda (L) % South 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 Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 305 90.8 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 27 7.7 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 23 6.6 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 13 3.7 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 265 75.7 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 75.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 67 51.9 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 42 32.6 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 6 4.7 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 14 10.9 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 129 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 51.9% were employed full time, 32.6% were employed part-time and 10.9% 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
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 13 13.1 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 12 12.1 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 10 10.1 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 15 15.2 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 46 46.5 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Personal 441 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,083 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 758 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $441.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 190 64.0 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 74 25.3 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 39 13.4 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 100 34.8 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.3% provided care for children and 13.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 34.8% 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
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 49 16.9 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 66 22.8 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 36 12.4 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 32 11.0 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.0% 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 51 57.3 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 24 27.0 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 10 11.2 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 4 4.5 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.0% were couple families with children, 57.3% were couple families without children and 11.2% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Male -- 0.0 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 100.0 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% 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
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 8 11.9 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.5 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 16 23.9 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 8 11.9 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 4 6.0 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 23 34.3 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 0 0.0 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 5 7.5 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families with children, 11.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 23.9% 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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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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 141 84.9 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 25 15.1 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Separate house 135 95.7 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 6 4.3 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 95.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flat or apartments and 4.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 24 17.6 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 82 60.3 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 27 19.9 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.2 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 17.6% had 2 bedrooms and 60.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 62 44.6 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 38 27.3 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 29 20.9 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 7 5.0 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 3 2.2 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.6% were owned outright, 27.3% were owned with a mortgage and 20.9% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 86 61.0 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 52 36.9 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 3 2.1 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 61.0% were family households, 36.9% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

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Household income Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 37.7 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 8.5 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 8.5% 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.9 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.1 -- 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 650 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 0.0 -- 6.6 -- 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
None 5 3.6 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 54 38.6 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 54 38.6 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 24 17.1 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.1 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.6% 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 50 35.0 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 90 62.9 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 3 2.1 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.9% 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.
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Male 4 100.0 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 0 0.0 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 38 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 100.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 0.0% were female. The median age was 38 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
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 0 -- 1,014 -- 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 Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0 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
Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 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