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Census field test underway

In preparation for the 2016 Census, the ABS is conducting a field test in selected areas of South Australia and Western Australia. Information on how to participate and complete the Census test form are being distributed to residents in the test area now. More information on the test can be viewed by visiting the Census test website

Product Releases

Releases for Thursday 31 July 2014 at 11.30am (Canberra time)
June quarter Import prices –3.0%, Export prices –7.9%. Annual Import prices +5.7%, Export prices –1.9% - International Trade Price Indexes, Australia (cat. no. 6457.0)
Dwelling approvals fall in June - Building Approvals, Australia (cat. no. 8731.0) View the Media Release
Retailers/Wholesalers contribute $133 billion to Australian economy and generated $873 billion income in 2012-13 - Retail and Wholesale Industries, Australia (cat. no. 8622.0)

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