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    NAME OF ORGANISATION
    Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)

    OVERVIEW
    State Supplementary Survey requested by the Government Statistician's Office on behalf of the Department of Housing and Local Government (Policy, Planning and Research Division) and approved by the ABS Population Surveys Planning Committee.

    PURPOSE
    Provide input to policy formulation and planning for more efficient types of dwelling and for provision of infrastructure by the Queensland Department of Housing and Local Government.

    SCOPE
    Persons living in Queensland in private dwellings.
    Other Monthly Population Survey scope and coverage rules apply.

    DATA DETAIL

    Conceptual framework
    Household information obtained from the head of the household or the spouse.

    The principal data items are:

    Type of dwelling;
    Present dwelling

    • tenure, rent/mortgage paid, length of occupancy
    • main advantages of location and dwelling;
    Previous dwelling
    • location, tenure, main reason for moving, type of dwelling;
    Intentions of moving from dwelling
    • main reason, proposed location, dwelling type;
    Opinions on housing issues;
    Income

    Main outputs
    Households: Selected characteristics by current dwelling type
    Households: paying rent/mortgage: Weekly rent/mortgage by current dwelling type
    Households: Main reason for moving from previous dwelling by previous dwelling type
    Households: Main advantage of living in current dwelling by current dwelling type
    Households: Main advantage of living in current dwelling by household type
    Households: Current region by main advantage of living in current region
    Households: Current region by likely to move in the next 2 years
    Households likely to move in the next 2 years: Main reason for moving by current dwg type
    Households likely to move in the next 2 years: Expected dwelling type by current dwg type
    Households: Attitudes to housing by current region

    Classifications
    Standard Monthly Population Survey classification

    Other concepts (summary)
    Standard Monthly Population Survey definitions

    GEOGRAPHIC DETAIL
    Queensland

    Comments and/or Other Regions
    n.a

    COLLECTION FREQUENCY
    Adhoc

    Frequency comments
    Once Only

    COLLECTION HISTORY
    First collection.

    DATA AVAILABILITY
    Yes

    Data availability comments



    DATE OF LAST UPDATE FOR THIS DOCUMENT
    27/05/2002 10:11 AM



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