Table 2

Comparison of sociodemographic characteristics of 18–39-year-old women surveyed in 2001 and 2011

 20112001
nUnweighted %Weighted %*nUnweighted %Weighted %*
Age groups, years
 18–2049120.518.158011.917.5
 21–30138057.640.8180937.140.3
 31–3952321.941.1248551.042.1
State of residence
 NSW74931.331.1128026.333.4
 Vic60625.324.9123725.424.8
 Qld50421.121.183317.118.7
 WA2329.79.73998.210.4
 Other states30312.713.2112523.112.8
Australian born183876.978.2391080.379.9
Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander793.33.41092.21.9
Completed education173272.571.0341970.271.2
  • *See methods for full details of how weights were estimated.