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30 September 2009 — Additional material

Information in this data cube supplements that released in Experimental Estimates and Projections, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, 1991 to 2021 (cat. no. 3238.0) on 8 September 2009.

PROJECTED POPULATION, ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER AUSTRALIANS, REMOTENESS AREAS, 2006–2021

This file contains population projections, by age and sex, for the period 30 June 2006 to 30 June 2021 for Remoteness Areas.

This file is in SuperTABLE format. To use it, you need SuperTABLE on your PC. Please see SuperTABLE Help for more information about how to download SuperTABLE.

This SuperTABLE contains 2 alternative projection series (Series A and B), based on different combinations of assumptions on Indigenous fertility, paternity, life expectancy at birth, and internal migration. The assumptions used are detailed in Chapter 2, Experimental Estimates and Projections, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, 1991 to 2021 (cat. no. 3238.0).

ABOUT THIS DATA CUBE

This SuperTABLE contains population projections for each Remoteness Area by 5-year age group (up to 75 years and over) and sex, for the period 2006 to 2021. Figures for 30 June 2006 are experimental estimated resident Indigenous population based on results of the 2006 Census of Population and Housing.

USING THIS DATA CUBE WITH SUPERTABLE

When creating your own table from this SuperTABLE you must select at least one value from each of the following fields:

  • Year (at 30 June)
  • Projection series
  • Remoteness Area
  • Sex
  • Age

Failure to do so will result in incorrect data in your table.

CLASSIFICATIONS
Year (at 30 June)
Projection series
2006 to 2021
Series A, Series B
Remoteness AreaMajor Cities, Inner and Outer Regional combined, Remote and Very Remote combined
SexPersons, Males, Females
Age Total, 0–4, to 75 and over

TABLE FOR VALIDATION PURPOSES

ESTIMATED AND PROJECTED INDIGENOUS POPULATION, Remoteness Areas, Series B, Persons, All ages

30 June 2006
30 June 2021

Major Cities
165,804
249,217
Inner and Outer Regional combined
223,923
327,221
Remote and Very Remote combined
127,316
144,626
Australia
517,043
721,064



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