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Data Items

Overseas Born Population - Percentage of Total Population:
Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)
Born in North-West Europe (%)
Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)
Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)
Born in South-East Asia (%)
Born in North-East Asia (%)
Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)
Born in Americas (%)
Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)
Total born overseas (%)

Speaks a language other than English at home:
Percentage of total population (%)

Level of Post-School Qualifications: Percentage of Population Aged 15 years and over:
Postgraduate Degree (%)
Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate (%)
Bachelor Degree (%)
Advanced Diploma and Diploma (%)
Certificate (%)
Inadequately Described/Not Stated (%)
Total with qualifications (%)

Occupation of Employed persons: Percentage of Total Employed Persons:
Managers (%)
Professionals (%)
Technicians and Trades Workers (%)
Community and Personal Services Workers (%)
Clerical and Administrative Workers (%)
Sales Workers (%)
Machinery Operators and Drivers (%)
Labourers (%)
Inadequately Described/Not Stated (%)

Households by Type:
Lone person households (no.)
Group households (no.)
Family households (no.)
Total households (no.)

Families by Type:
Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)
Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)
Couple families without children (no.)
One parent families with children under 15 years and/or dependent students (no.)
One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)
Other families (no.)
Total families (no.)

Internal Migration:
Persons who lived at same address 1 year ago (no.)
Persons who lived at different address 1 year ago (no., %)
Persons who lived at same address 5 years ago (no.)
Persons who lived at different address 5 years ago (no., %)

Proportion of Population by Remoteness Area:
Major Cities (%)
Inner Regional (%)
Outer Regional (%)
Remote (%)
Very Remote (%)

Proportion of Population by Section of State:
Major Urban (%)
Other Urban (%)
Bounded Locality (%)
Rural Balance (%)

Unpaid Work: Percentage of Population Aged 15 years and over:
Persons undertaking voluntary work for an organisation or group (%)
Persons caring for own children without pay (%)
Persons caring for other children without pay (%)
Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)
Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family members or others (%)

Access to Internet at Home: Proportion of Occupied Private Dwellings:
Broadband connection (%)
Dial-up connection (%)
Other connection (%)
Total internet connections (%)

See Explanatory Notes paragraphs 79-106 for further information.
See Glossary for terms.

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Availability by Year

2006

Find 2006 Census data in the Census page.
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Availability by Region

Local Government Areas, Statistical Local Areas, Statistical Subdivisions, Statistical Divisions, States/Territories, Australia.
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Where to Find these Data in the Profiles

All Census data items except the following are available (under the 'Population/People' topic heading) in web pages and Excel spreadsheets, and in the files under 'Compare Regions'.

The following data are only available in Excel spreadsheets and in the files under 'Compare Regions':
- Census data items relating to Level of Post School Qualifications ('Total % with qualifications' is available in web pages);
- Households by Type ('Total no households' is available in web pages);
- Families by Type ('Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students', 'One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students' and 'Total families' are available in web pages);
- Access to the Internet at Home by type of connection ('Total internet connections' is available in web pages).
- Internal Migration (number of persons) ( '% persons who lived at different address 1 year ago' and '% persons who lived at different address 5 years ago' are available in web pages only).


Web pages and an Excel spreadsheet
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Compare Regions
Go to 'Compare Regions' to find files containing data for all regions.
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