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Contents >> Mining and Utilities >> Mining and Utilities Collection

Mining and Utilities Collection

    Name of Collection
    Mining and Utilities Collection

    Contact
    Supervisor
    Mining and Construction Section
    Australian Bureau of Statistics
    GPO Box 2272
    ADELAIDE SA 5100

    Telephone: Adelaide 08 8237 7621
    Facsimile: Adelaide 08 8237 7557
    Email: client.services@abs.gov.au
    Internet: www.abs.gov.au

    Purpose
    To enable users to monitor the operation and financial performance of the businesses in the Australian mining and utilities industries.

    Description
    This survey provides information on the structure, activity and performance of businesses in the Australian mining and utilities industries. Data are derived from the Mining and Utilities Collection.
    The mining component of the collection covers the ANZSIC classes for coal mining, oil and gas extraction, metal ore mining, other mining and services to mining.

    The utilities component of the collection covers ANZSIC classes for businesses engaged in the generation, transmission or distribution of electricity; the manufacture of town gas from coal and/or petroleum or the mains distribution of town gas, natural gas or liquefied petroleum gas; the storage, purification or supply of water; or the operation of sewerage or drainage systems including sewage treatment plants.

    Data are collected by mail questionnaire.

    Data Detail
    For mining:
  • Structure of the mining industry;
  • Mineral and petroleum exploration1;
  • Identified mineral resources1;
  • Mineral production;
  • Financial operations;
  • Industry performance measures;
  • Employment;
  • Industrial relations1;
  • Research and development expenditure1;
  • Environmental protection expenditure;
  • Overseas trade1; and
  • World comparison1.

    For electricity:
  • Generation1;
  • Consumption1;
  • Output1;
  • Transmission and distribution1;
  • Employment;
  • Income and expenditure;
  • Assets and Liabilities;
  • Acquisitions and disposal of fixed tangible assets; and
  • Industry performance measures;

    For gas:
  • Availability1;
  • Reticulation and transmission1;
  • Production, sales and consumption1;
  • Employment;
  • Income and expenditure;
  • Assets and liabilities;
  • Acquisitions and disposal of fixed tangible assets; and
  • Industry performance measures;

    For water and sewerage:
  • Water use1;
  • Sewage volume1;
  • Financial status;
  • Employment;

    Note: 1 = externally sourced and periodically published.

    Mineral and petroleum exploration, research and development expenditure, and overseas trade are extracted from other ABS sources.

    In relation to transport, data are available for freight and cartage expenses, rent, leasing and hiring expenses for motor vehicles, and motor vehicle running expenses.

    Geographic Coverage
    Australia, and States and Territories for selected industries and information.

    Frequency of Data Availability
    Data are released annually.

    Historical Data
    Data were first published in 1968-69.

    Products and Services
    Publications
    Mining, Electricity and Gas Operations, Australia, Preliminary (Cat. no. 8401.0)
    Australian Mining Industry (Cat. no. 8414.0)
    Mining Operations, Australia (Cat. no. 8415.0)
    Electricity, Gas, Water and Sewerage Industries, Australia (Cat. no. 8208.0)
    Electricity, Gas, Water and Sewerage Operations (Cat. no. 8226.0)

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