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Tuesday 1 December 2015
    Balance of Payments and International Investment Position, Australia, September 2015
    Provides detailed quarterly balance of payments tables on current, capital and financial transactions for the latest six quarters, including seasonally adjusted, trend and chain volume measures of the current account. It also provides a complete international investment position statement with details of the level of investment, investment flows and associated income. Detailed information is also provided on Australia's foreign debt. It includes longer term historical series, exchange rates, analytical ratios, analytical comment, graphs of principal aggregates as well as articles of interest and a list of such articles published in recent related publications.
Replacement Content
    International Trade: Supplementary Information, Financial Year, 2014-15
    The replacement content contains corrections to table 6 due to an incorrect calculation of country groupings for 2011-12. There were no changes to the total aggregates, individual countries or other data cubes.
    Government Finance Statistics, Australia, September Quarter 2015
    This release presents Government Finance Statistics (GFS) on an accrual accounting basis for the general government sector and the non-financial public sector. The key statement presented is the operating statement.
    Building Approvals, Australia, October 2015
    Provides the number and value of dwelling units approved by sector (public/private) and by state, number and value of new houses, new other residential dwelling units approved by type of building, and the number and value of non-residential building jobs approved by type of building (i.e. by function such as 'retail and wholesale trade', 'offices') and value ranges. State data includes the number of private sector houses approved; number and value of new other residential dwellings by type of building such as flats, units or apartments in a building of one or two storeys; number and value of non-residential building jobs by type of building and sector; and for Greater Capital City Statistical Areas, the total number of dwelling units approved broken down by Houses, Dwellings Excluding Houses and Total Dwelling Units. Seasonally adjusted and trend estimates by state are included for the number of dwelling units and value of building approved. The quarterly value of building approved is shown in chain volume measure terms. Small geographic area data cubes are presented for Statistical Areas Level 2 and Local Government Areas. Small area data cubes will be released in an "Additional information" release five business days after the main publication.

Wednesday 2 December 2015
    Australian National Accounts: National Income, Expenditure and Product, September 2015
    Detailed presentation of quarterly national accounts showing both current price estimates and chain volume measures in original, seasonally adjusted and trend terms. State details for components of state final demand are also included.
Additional Information
    Balance of Payments and International Investment Position, Australia, September 2015
    SELECTED INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTS RATIOS - TABLES 35 and 85 Ratios of current account and international investment measures to both GDP and GNI are normally presented in Tables 35 and 85.

    Tables 35 and 85 in the Time Series data will be updated on 2 December 2015, released in conjunction with the release of the September quarter 2015 quarter issue of Australian National Accounts: National Income and Expenditure (cat. no. 5206.0).

Thursday 3 December 2015
    Personal Income of Migrants, Australia, Experimental, 2010-11
    The Migrant Personal Income Tax (PIT) Data Integration project uses statistical techniques to link migrants' administrative records from the Department of Social Services (DSS) Settlement Database (SDB) to the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) personal income tax records. This publication presents a cross section of key results from the Personal Income Tax and Migrants Integrated dataset (PITMID) for the 2010-11 financial year, referred to as the 2010-11 PITMID, and highlights the range of data available. The personal income data is made available by the migrants' entry conditions: visa stream, primary or secondary applicant status and whether an onshore or offshore applicant.
    Corrective Services, Australia, September Quarter 2015
    Contains national information on persons in adult custody and community-based corrections in Australia. Quarterly information is presented for each state and territory. Information available includes: sex; age; imprisonment rates; legal status (sentenced, unsentenced); type of custody (secure, open); sentenced receptions; federal prisoners and type of community-based corrective services orders. Indigenous data are also available.
    International Trade in Goods and Services, Australia, October 2015
    Provides estimates for 15 months of the major aggregates for, and the balance on, international trade in goods and services (balance of payments basis) in both seasonally adjusted and trend estimates terms. Longer term graphs are provided, in seasonally adjusted and trend estimates terms, for the goods and services aggregates, and the balance on goods and services. In addition it provides more detailed commodity statistics for both goods and services in original terms, with goods provided on balance of payments and international trade basis, together with year-to-date information. More detailed services statistics, in seasonally adjusted and trend terms on a monthly basis as well as original terms on a quarterly basis are also provided. Merchandise imports and exports are provided at one and two digit SITC level with selected commodities at three digit level. Merchandise trade data are provided by country and by state. Data on exchange rates and analytical comments are included.
First Issue
    Labour Force, Australia - Rebenchmarked Estimates, October 2015
    Summary results of the October 2015 Labour Force Survey benchmarked to the November 2015 estimates of the civilian population and containing estimates of employed and unemployed persons classified by sex, full-time/part-time status, states and territories and persons not in the labour force.
    Industrial Disputes, Australia, September 2015
    Quarterly results of the Industrial Disputes collection containing estimates of industrial disputes, employees involved and working days lost classified by states and territories, industry, cause of dispute, duration and the reason work resumed.

Friday 4 December 2015
    Overseas Arrivals and Departures, Australia, October 2015
    The monthly Overseas Arrivals and Departures (OAD) publication contains statistics on the travel movements of persons arriving in, and departing from, Australia. The focus of this publication is to provide information and analysis of short-term movements (i.e. less than one year), in particular short-term visitor arrivals (STVA) and short-term resident departures (STRD). Statistics on permanent and long-term movements (i.e. one year or more) are also available, however, permanent and long-term movements in this publication are not an appropriate source for migration statistics. For information on Net Overseas Migration (NOM) refer to Migration, Australia (cat. no. 3412.0) and for quarterly NOM data Australian Demographic Statistics (cat. no. 3101.0).
    Estimates of Industry Multifactor Productivity, 2014-15
    This release contains estimates of industry multifactor productivity (MFP). Detailed indicators for 16 ANZSIC06 industry divisions, and two aggregates: 12 selected industries and 16 market sector industries and growth cycles back to 1973-74. For further details refer to the Explanatory notes accompanying this release.
    Retail Trade, Australia, October 2015
    Contains monthly estimates of turnover for retail establishments. Trend, seasonally adjusted and original estimates are included for industry groups and states and Australia in current price terms. More detailed current price data classified by state and industry sub group are available from the downloads tab on the ABS website

Monday 7 December 2015
First Issue
    Information Paper: Developments in Producer Price Indexes for Natural Gas, December 2015
    This paper provides information on the price indexes related to natural gas currently released by the ABS, and plans for the development of a new output price index for natural gas and the review of an existing input to manufacturing price index for natural gas.
    Livestock and Meat, Australia, October 2015
    This publication presents statistics on livestock slaughterings and meat production. These statistics are based on a monthly collection from abattoirs and other major slaughtering establishments and include estimates of animals slaughtered by country butchers and other small slaughtering establishments. More detailed information on this series can be obtained by referring to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) quarterly publication, Livestock Products, Australia (cat. no. 7215.0). Additional time series spreadsheets containing state/territory and national data are available from the Downloads tab for this publication. These spreadsheets contain original, seasonally adjusted and trend estimates for slaughtering and meat production for bulls, bullocks and steers, cows and heifers, cattle (excluding calves), calves, sheep, lambs and pigs.

Tuesday 8 December 2015
    National Health Survey: First Results, 2014-15
    Contains a cross-section of key health statistics including long-term health conditions; mental wellbeing; and health risk factors including alcohol consumption, smoking, exercise, body mass and dietary practices.
Additional Information
    Building Approvals, Australia, October 2015
    These data cubes present Building Approvals data for small geographic areas.

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