2016 Census QuickStats

Australia New South Wales Local Government Areas

Armidale Regional (A)

Code LGA10130 (LGA) Search for a Community Profile
People 29,449
Male 48.3%
Female 51.7%
Median age 36
Families 6,912
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 12,671
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,173
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,393
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

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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
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Male 14,227 48.3 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 15,220 51.7 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 2,174 7.4 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 29,449 people in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas). Of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.4% of the population.

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Age Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,669 5.7 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 1,749 5.9 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 1,914 6.5 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 2,560 8.7 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 2,793 9.5 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 1,819 6.2 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 1,640 5.6 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,471 5.0 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,636 5.6 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,720 5.8 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 1,942 6.6 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,927 6.5 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 1,623 5.5 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 1,523 5.2 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 1,222 4.1 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 950 3.2 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 647 2.2 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 649 2.2 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Married 10,342 42.9 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 760 3.1 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,873 7.8 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 1,437 6.0 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 9,716 40.3 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 42.9% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Registered marriage 8,640 45.1 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 2,150 11.2 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 8,351 43.6 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Preschool 493 4.4 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 1,648 14.6 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 389 3.4 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 321 2.8 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 1,097 9.7 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 357 3.2 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 718 6.4 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 563 5.0 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 3,134 27.8 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 121 1.1 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 2,442 21.6 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 38.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.9% were in primary school, 19.3% in secondary school and 32.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 5,600 23.2 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,729 7.2 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 730 3.0 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 2,747 11.4 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 4,000 16.6 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 826 3.4 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 2,773 11.5 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 24 0.1 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 4 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 2,120 8.8 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 61 0.3 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 2,828 11.7 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 16.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 14.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.2% 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 Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

Respondents had the option of reporting two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of total reported ancestry responses in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), and therefore the total responses count will not equal the persons count.

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Country of birth Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 23,396 79.5 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 Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,205 14.3 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 1,386 4.7 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 1,082 3.7 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 20,370 69.2 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 69.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Worked full-time 7,126 53.4 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 4,459 33.4 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 736 5.5 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 1,032 7.7 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 13,353 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas). Of these 53.4% were employed full time, 33.4% were employed part-time and 7.7% 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
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 1,738 14.1 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 1,253 10.2 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 1,474 11.9 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 2,529 20.5 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 4,600 37.3 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 14.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Personal 561 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,465 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,173 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas) was $561.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 16,727 69.3 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 5,746 23.8 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,723 11.3 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 6,518 27.0 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.8% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.0% 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
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 5,229 21.7 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 6,568 27.2 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 2,838 11.8 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 2,088 8.7 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 27.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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includes family composition employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,867 41.5 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 2,680 38.8 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 1,237 17.9 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 126 1.8 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 38.8% were couple families with children, 41.5% were couple families without children and 17.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Male -- 19.1 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.9 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 19.1% of single parents were male and 80.9% 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
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 1,226 22.1 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 297 5.4 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,224 22.1 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 674 12.1 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 343 6.2 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 1,165 21.0 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 259 4.7 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 362 6.5 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), of couple families with children, 22.1% had both partners employed full-time, 5.4% had both employed part-time and 22.1% 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 Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 10,270 86.6 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,588 13.4 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 86.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Separate house 8,689 84.6 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 915 8.9 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 532 5.2 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 50 0.5 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 84.6% were separate houses, 8.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.2% were flat or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 32 0.3 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 472 4.6 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 1,859 18.1 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 4,269 41.6 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 3,398 33.1 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 243 2.4 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 Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 4.6% had 1 bedroom, 18.1% had 2 bedrooms and 41.6% 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
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Owned outright 3,536 34.4 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 2,669 26.0 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 3,704 36.1 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 87 0.8 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 274 2.7 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 34.4% were owned outright, 26.0% were owned with a mortgage and 36.1% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 6,803 66.3 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 2,983 29.1 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 482 4.7 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 66.3% were family households, 29.1% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

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Household income Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 24.6 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 9.7 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 24.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 9.7% 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 Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.0 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 14.0 -- 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 Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,393 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.9 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.1 -- 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 Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 766 7.5 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 3,817 37.2 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 3,527 34.3 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 1,773 17.3 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 391 3.8 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 37.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 1,898 18.5 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 8,102 78.9 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 270 2.6 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 78.9% 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.
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Male 1,067 49.1 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 1,107 50.9 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), 49.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.9% were female. The median age was 21 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
Armidale Regional (A) % 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 952 -- 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 Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government 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 $952.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Armidale Regional (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median weekly rent 230 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Armidale Regional (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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