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Thursday 30 March 2017
3218.0Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2015-16
Contains latest available estimates of the resident populations of areas of Australia as at 30 June in each year from 2006. These estimates are provided for Statistical Areas Level 2 - 4 (SA2s - SA4s), Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (GCCSAs), and states and territories of Australia according to the current edition of the Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS).

Estimates are also provided for Local Government Areas (LGAs), Significant Urban Areas, Remoteness Areas, and Commonwealth and State Electoral Divisions.
3412.0Migration, Australia, 2015-16
This publication brings together statistics on international migration into and out of Australia, internal migration within Australia and information on overseas-born residents of Australia.
5232.0Australian National Accounts: Finance and Wealth, December 2016
Contains quarterly data for: national, sectoral and subsectoral financial accounts (flows) and balance sheets by financial instruments and counterparties; national, sectoral and subsectoral capital accounts; financial instrument market tables by sectors and subsectors issuing/accepting/borrowing by counterparties; demand for credit and credit outstanding by non-financial domestic sectors and subsectors; household balance sheet and associated analytical measures of income, consumption, saving and wealth; and household housing loans outstanding by lending institution. All estimates are in current prices, and the capital accounts are presented in original, seasonal adjusted and trend terms.
6354.0Job Vacancies, Australia, February 2017
Results of the quarterly Job Vacancies Survey containing estimates of job vacancies classified by industry, sector and state/territory.

Friday 31 March 2017
1410.0Data by Region, 2011-16
Data by Region is an application on the ABS website that enables clients to search, browse, and explore to find statistics about different regions in Australia. Available statistics are arranged under the categories of Population & People, Economy & Industry, Income (Including Government Allowances), Education & Employment, Health & Disability, and Family & Community.

Data for 2011-16 will be available for Local Government Areas, Australian Statistical Geography Standard regions (Statistical Areas 2, 3 and 4, and Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), States/Territories and Australia.

This product replaces the National Regional Profile (1379.0.55.001).

Monday 3 April 2017
8501.0Retail Trade, Australia, February 2017
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
8731.0Building Approvals, Australia, February 2017
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.

Tuesday 4 April 2017
Replacement Content
Ancestry Standard, 2014, Version 2.1
This release removes references to a coding index that was previously included with the Australian Standard Classification of Cultural and Ethnic Groups (ASCCEG), 2016 (ABS catalogue number 1249.0), and updates links to other statistical standards referred to in this product.
Additional Information
Causes of Death, Australia, 2015
The ABS updates data on coroner-certified deaths to reflect the latest available information. This is part of the ABS's regular revisions process for causes of death. This release provides updates to 2013 and 2014 data in a new data cube. Two new technical notes covering the revisions process and changes in the number of suicide deaths are also included. Notes relating to the availability of revised data have been updated as required.

A new article which presents data on a Year of Occurrence basis rather than year of registration, has also been released.
5368.0International Trade in Goods and Services, Australia, February 2017
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.

Wednesday 5 April 2017
7218.0.55.001Livestock and Meat, Australia, February 2017
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.
8153.0Internet Activity, Australia, December 2016
Contains details of internet activity supplied by Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Australia with more than 1,000 subscribers. It includes information on internet subscribers by type of connection, by type of user (business/household), the volume of data downloaded, the advertised speed of the internet connection and the location of the subscriber (by state or territory).

Thursday 6 April 2017
No scheduled releases today.