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This FACT indicates the percentage of single parent families within each Australian city as a proportion of the total population. Based on statistics from the 2011 ABS Census, the Australian average for single parent families is 15.9 percent. The city with the highest percentage of single parent families is Hobart, with 18.4 percent. The city with the lowest is tied between Canberra and Perth, at 14.6 percent.