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Family Characteristics and Transitions, Australia ( 4442.0)
Childhood Education and Care, Australia (cat. no. 4402.0)
Pregnancy and Employment Transitions, Australia (cat. no. 4913.0)
Family, Household and Income Unit Variables (cat. no. 1286.0)
Marriages, Australia (cat. no.3306.0.55.001)
Divorces, Australia (cat. no. 3307.0.55.001)
Births, Australia (cat. no. 3301.0)
Caring in the Community, Australia ( 4436.0)
Community Services (cat. no. 8696.0)
National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey (cat. no. 4714.0)
How Australians Use Their Time (cat. no. 4153.0)
Time Use Survey: User Guide (cat. no. 4150.0)
Unpaid Work and the Australian Economy (cat. no. 5240.0)
General Social Survey: Summary Results, Australia (cat. no. 4159.0)
General Social Survey: User Guide, Australia (cat. no. 4159.0.55.002)
Voluntary Work, Australia (cat. no. 4441.0)
Barriers and Incentives to Labour Force Participation, Australia (cat. no. 6239.0)

Household Income and Income Distribution, Australia (cat. no. 6523.0)
Household Expenditure Survey, Australia: Summary of Results (cat. no. 6530.0)
Labour Force, Australia: Labour Force Status and Other Characteristics of Families (cat. no. 6224.0.55.001)
Labour Force, Australia, Detailed - Electronic Delivery (cat. no. 6291.0.55.001)
Disability, Ageing and Carers, Australia: Summary of Findings (cat. no. 4430.0)
A Profile of Carers in Australia (cat. no. 4448.0)
Involvement in Organised Sport and Physical Activity, Australia (cat. no. 6285.0)
Australian Census Analytic Program: Counting the Homeless (cat. no. 2050.0)
Australian Health Survey
National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing: Summary of Results (cat. no. 4326.0)
Australian National Accounts: Non-Profit Institutions Satellite Account (cat. no. 5256.0)
Not-for-profit Organisations, Australia (cat. no. 8106.0)
Australian Social Trends (cat. no. 4102.0)
Measures of Australia's Progress (cat. no. 1370.0)
Measures of Australia's Progress: Summary Indicators (cat. no. 1383.0.55.001)
Measures of Australia's Progress: At a Glance (cat. no. 1383.0.55.002)
Year Book, Australia (cat. no. 1301.0)
A Picture of the Nation: the Statistician's Report on the 2006 Census (cat. no. 2070.0)
Measuring Wellbeing: Frameworks for Australian Social Statistics (cat. no. 4160.0)
Household Use of Information Technology, Australia (cat no. 8146.0)


Australia makes progress in health, education and work but productivity lags
Obesity a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease
Are screens keeping kids on the couch?
Australians spend one month a year sitting watching TV
Health depends on where your home is
Health survey shows we drink and smoke less, but we've packed on the kilos
One in five Australians have a mental illness: ABS
More water-saving devices in high-income households
Seven-in-ten adults have insufficient problem-solving skills for everyday life
2.7 million people moved their usual residence in NSW and Victoria: ABS
Nearly three-quarters of Australian households now have broadband
Nearly two-thirds of Australian households now have broadband
Household incomes recovering after global financial crisis
How are Australians spending their money?
No change in average household incomes compared to 2007–08
Measuring the economic well-being of Australian households: ABS
Australia's population growing stronger
Australia to reach 23 million on 23 April 2013

Australia's population growth: births exceed 300,000 a year
Housing costs for owners with a mortgage up 42% over past decade
Fewer Australians own their homes outright: ABS
Australian households embrace recycling - e-waste an exception: ABS
Statistician's report gives a generational view of Australia
More marriages and less divorces in 2008: ABS
More de facto relationships, women still do most housework, more energy use at home: ABS
Aussie Mums by numbers
Mother's Day 2012: More mums heading to work
Father’s Day 2012: Not all jobs and play for dads - there's chores too!
Busy mums want more paid work
Fathers' Day 2008 facts and figures from the ABS
Too much work makes Australia's parents pressed for time
More mothers employed
More couple families without dependent children
Families Week facts and figures from the ABS
Mothers' day facts and figures from the ABS
We're spending less time playing, sleeping and eating but working longer: ABS
Australians want more work
Over 400,000 women available to take up work, but not looking for work: ABS
Canberra/Queanbeyan: de facto families more likely, but fewer kids in families overall - ABS
Women more likely to volunteer than men
More than 5 million Australians do voluntary work: ABS



Same-sex couples
Spending patterns of couple families
Hitting the books: characteristics of higher education students
Car nation
Towns of the mining boom
The 'average' Australian
Centenary of Canberra
Doctors and nurses
Young adults: then and now


Australian farming and farmers
Women in leadership
People identified as having dementia or Alzheimer's disease
Leaving Australia forever?
Older carers
Household energy use and costs
The right person for the right job: the relevance of qualifications to employment
Education differences between women and men
Australian Social Trends Podcast series
Sexually transmissible infections
Children with a disability
Our health risks: how does Australia compare?
Child's play: Children's participation in organised sport or dancing
Life on struggle street: Australians in low economic resource households
Love me do
Life after homelessness
Disability and work


Components of household wealth
International students
Fifty years of labour force statistics: now and then
Housing assistance for renters
Community service workers
Long-term unemployment
Are all schools uniform?
Sport and physical recreation
Online @ home
Work and health
Culture and the arts
Children of the digital revolution
Life expectancy trends - Australia
Health outside major cities
Education and Indigenous wellbeing
Health services: use and patient experience
Year 12 attainment


One for the country: recent trends in fertility
Moving house
Australian households: the future
Holidaying abroad
New Zealanders in Australia
Older people and the labour market
Parental divorce or death during childhood
The city and the bush: Indigenous wellbeing across remoteness areas
Australian workers: education and workplace training
Environmental awareness and action
Who's afraid? Feelings of personal safety
Population growth: past, present and future
Men's health
Child care
Health and socioeconomic disadvantage
Income support among people of working age

Are households using renewable energy?
Carers and employment
Couples in Australia
Family, community and social cohesion
Future population growth and ageing
Jobless families
Living alone
Home and away: The living arrangements of young people
Household debt
Relocation across the nation
Trends in household work
Trends in superannuation coverage
Work, life and family balance

Barriers to work
Child employment
Families with a young child with a disability
First home buyers
Forms of employment
Household income, expenditure and wealth
Households and families
Housing and services in remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
How many children have women in Australia had?
Internet access at home
Labour force participation across Australia
Living together: Family, community and social cohesion
Marriages, divorces and de facto relationships
Overcoming Indigenous disadvantage
Physical violence
Population distribution
Population projections - A tool for examining population ageing
Public transport use for work and study
Recent increases in Australia's fertility
Renter households
Social participation of migrants
Towns of the mineral boom
Voluntary work
Women's incomes

Australia's babies
Barriers and incentives to labour force participation
Before and/or after school care
Experience of personal violence
Fertility and its effect on Australia's future population
Household waste
Income support and other community support programs
International fertility comparison
International Students in Australia
Interpersonal violence
Labour force participation – an international comparison
Larger dwellings, smaller households
Life satisfaction and measures of progress
Lifetime marriage and divorce trends
Locations of work
Low income low wealth households
Maternity leave arrangements
Migration: permanent additions to Australia's population
One-parent families
Participation in sports and physical recreation
Recent increases in Australia's fertility
Skilling mature aged Australian's for work
Surf Lifesaving - An Australian icon in transition
Trends in household consumption
Wealth in homes of owner-occupier households
Women's experience of partner violence
Work-related injuries

Ageing Australians
Australian expatriates in OECD countries
Boys' schooling
Children living apart from one parent
Community participation of people with a disability
Components of household wealth
Disability among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
Distribution of household wealth
Education of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people
Environmental impact of household energy use
Fathers' work and family balance
Future living arrangements
Government and non-government schooling
Household expenditure patterns
Household expenditure patterns by life cycle
Housing for young adult households
Housing in Sydney - consolidation and spread
Labour force participation of migrants
Recent fertility trends
Marriages, divorces and de facto relationships
Pace of aging: Australia and Japan
People in their 50s: then and now
Social participation of young people
Trends in hours worked
Trends in women's employment
Urban and non-urban population
Young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians - projections 2001 to 2009
Australian home size is growing
Australia's top four overseas birthplace groups
Education & Work: Young people at risk in the transition from education to work
Family Functioning: Grandparents raising their grandchildren
Family Functioning: Informal child care provided by grandparents
Future living arrangements
Household water use and conservation
Housing Arrangements: Housing for older Australians
Housing Stock: Supply of housing
Income Distribution: Female/male earnings
Is life in Australia getting better? Beyond GDP: Measures of economic, social and environmental progress
Mature age workers
People in their 20s: then and now
Price impacts on the living costs of selected Australian household types
Recent fertility trends
Same-sex couple families
Service and assistance: Carers
Social circumstances of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
Social and sporting activities of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
Sources of personal income across Australia
Underutilised labour: Labour force transitions
Working arrangements
Young people in employment


Information Paper: Measures of Australia's Progress Proposed Statistical Indicators (cat. no. 1370.0.00.003)
Information Paper: Measuring learning in Australia: concepts and directions in early childhood learning (cat. no. 4232.0)
Discussion paper: Census of Population and Housing - ABS Views on 2011 Census Output Geography (cat. no. 2911.0.55.002)
Census of Population and Housing: Outcomes from the 2011 Census Output Geography Discussion Paper (cat. no. 2911.0.55.003)
Discussion Paper: Methodological Review of Counting the Homeless (cat. no. 2050.0.55.001)
Research Paper: Children's Participation in Organised Sporting Activity (cat. no. 1351.0.55.028)
Research Paper: An Analysis of Repeat Imprisonment Trends in Australia using Prisoner Census Data from 1994 to 2007 (cat. no. 1351.0.55.031)
Research Paper: Deriving Measures of Engagement in Secondary Education from the National Schools Statistics Collection (cat. no. 1351.0.55.016)
Research Paper: Education Performance Indicators and the Census: Accounting for 'Not Stated' Records (cat. no. 351.0.55.037)
Research Paper: Exploring Measures of Low Social Capital (cat. no. 1351.0.55.024)
Information Paper: Arts and Cultural Heritage - An Information Development Plan (cat. no.4915.0.55.002)
Early childhood learning and care: data sources, gaps and opportunities (cat. no. 4105.0.55.001)
Discussion paper: Defining Sport and Exercise, a Conceptual Model (cat. no. 4149.0)
Information Paper: Improving Statistics on Children and Youth - An Information Development Plan (cat. no. 4907.0)
Discussion Paper: Arts and Cultural Heritage in Australia - Key Issues for an Information Development Plan (cat. no. 4915.0.55.001)
Information Paper: Field of Children and Youth Statistics (cat. no. 4910.0)
Information Paper: Children and Youth Information Development Plan - Project Plan (cat. no. 4909.0)
Information Paper: Key Issues Relating to Children and Youth (cat. no. 4908.0)
Information Paper: Measuring Social Capital - An Australian Framework and Indicators (cat. no. 1378.0)
Information Paper: Time Use Survey, Australia - Unit Record File (cat. no. 4151.0)
Occasional Paper: Recent Changes in Unpaid Work (cat. no.4154.0)
Information Paper: Families in Australia, Unit Record File on Magnetic Tape (cat. no. 4416.0)

Commonwealth of Australia 2008

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