ABS on the Net...Your link between Data and Decisions
The ABS is endeavouring through the use of technology to keep you, our valued clients, as up-to-date as possible on new developments and issues surrounding statistical information.
When you access the ABS Statsite, you will have direct exposure to: statistics, information about purchasing specific statistics, News of the ABS and of the Products and Services available, as well as corporate information about the ABS. This information is made available to keep you informed and assist you in your decision making.
Check out What's New, on the ABS Statsite by simply clicking on the link from the homepage. This will enable you to catch up on all the latest additions to the ABS WWW site.
Find out about new releases, for example, Use of the Internet by Householders, Australia, February 1998. Look at the link to the Media Release and the Main Features article also.
What's New is the best way to keep up-to-date on our latest releases, new products, and changes and improvements to the Statsite.
The ABS Statsite
The ABS Statsite is a World Wide Web based statistical information service located at http://www.abs.gov.au
The type of information published on the ABS WWW site includes:
Statistics - The part of our site where you will find our statistical output, publications and information papers. These include:
- Key National Indicators
- Community Profiles
- 1996 Census of Population and Housing State Summaries
- Selected Family and Labour Force Characteristics for SLA's, Australia, 1996
- Selected Characteristics for Urban Centres and Localities
- Australia in Brief
- Selected Main Features
- ABS Papers and Classifications
- ABS Directories
- Links to other Statistical Agencies
News - News on our latest releases, new products, and changes and improvements to this site.
- What's New
- Release Advices
- Media Releases
- Year 2000 Testing. Detailed information covering those products about which the ABS has received most queries is being progressively posted onto this web site.
Products and Services - Discover the range of products and services that the ABS has to offer.
- Integrated Regional Database 1997 (IRDB97).
- Census Update
- KeyData - Information abour Release 2
- PC AUSSTATS
- ABS Catalogue
- ABS Library Extension Program
- ABS Education Services
About the ABS
- How to Contact the ABS
- ABS Mission Statement
- Informed Decision Making
- ABS Annual Report 1996-97
- ABS Top Level Structure