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LATEST ABS BUSINESS DEMOGRAPHY STATISTICAL PUBLICATIONS

ABS business demography statistical publications provide counts and/or characteristics data relating to businesses. A wide variety of information is available.

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Counts of Businesses*


8165.0 Counts of Australian, Businesses, including Entries and Exits (including data by Industry, State/Territory, Sector, Type of Legal Organisation, Employment and Turnover Size Ranges and Small Area Information)

8161.0.55.001 Australian Bureau of Statistics Business Register, Counts of Businesses - Summary Tables, June 2004 (replaced by 8165.0)

8127.0 Australian Small Business Operators - Findings from the 2005 and 2006 Characteristics of Small Business Surveys, 2005-06 (replaced by 8165.0 and 8175.0)

8127.0 Characteristics of Small Business, Australia (Reissue), 2004 (replaced by 8165.0 and 8175.0)

8160.0.55.001 Experimental Estimates, Entries and Exits of Business Entities, Australia, 2001-02 to 2003-04 (replaced by 8165.0)

1321.0 Small Business in Australia, 2001 (replaced by 8165.0)

5675.0 Experimental Estimates, Regional Small Business Statistics, Australia, 1995-96 to 2000-01 (replaced by 8165.0)

5675.0 Information Paper: Use of Business Income Tax Data for Regional Small Business Statistics -- Experimental Estimates, Selected Regions, Australia 1995-96 to 1997-98

*including business entry, exit and survival information


Counts of Business Operators


8175.0 Counts of Australian Business Operators (incorporating Census of Population and Housing and Forms of Employment survey data)

8127.0 Australian Small Business Operators - Findings from the 2005 and 2006 Characteristics of Small Business Surveys, 2005-06 (replaced by 8165.0 and 8175.0)

8127.0 Characteristics of Small Business, Australia (Reissue), 2004 (replaced by 8165.0 and 8175.0)


Longitudinal Information


8164.0 Discussion paper: The first iteration of the Business Longitudinal Database, 2004-05

8141.0 Small and Medium Enterprises, Business Growth and Performance Survey, Australia, 1997-98

8168.0.55.001 Microdata: Business Longitudinal Database, Expanded CURF, Australia, 2004-05 to 2009-10

8168.0.55.002 Technical Manual: Business Longitudinal Database, Expanded CURF, Australia, 2004-05 to 2009-10


Characteristics of Businesses


8167.0 Selected Characteristics of Australian Business

8127.0 Characteristics of Small Business, Australia (Reissue), 2004 (replaced by 8165.0 and 8175.0)

5675.0 Experimental Estimates, Regional Small Business Statistics, Australia, 1995-96 to 2000-01 (replaced by 8165.0)

5675.0 Information Paper: Use of Business Income Tax Data for Regional Small Business Statistics -- Experimental Estimates, Selected Regions, Australia 1995-96 to 1997-98


Industry-Specific Information


ABS produces a range of industry-specific business demography information. Industries covered include Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Mining, Manufacturing, Electricity, Gas and Water Supply, Construction, Wholesale and Retail Trade and a range of Service Industries (including Government Administration and Defence industries).

For stakeholders interested in industry-specific data, the following link can be used to locate relevant data and to refine your search if required Industry Topics @ a Glance Pages. If you have any enquiries regarding the data included on these independent Topics @ a Glance pages, please refer your enquiry to one of the persons listed in the "Contacts" section.

INFORMATION PAPERS

8162.0 A Statistical View of Counts of Businesses in Australia, 2005



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