2011 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State/Territory
Area code 3
People 4,332,739
Male 2,148,221
Female 2,184,518
Median age 36
Families 1,148,176
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,826,449
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,235
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,850
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment


family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families


dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

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