Social capital is a topic of considerable interest to a wide range of people due to its links to individual and community well-being. The ABS has adopted the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) definition of social capital: "networks, together with shared norms, values and understandings which facilitate cooperation within or among groups".
This page is a gateway to various statistical collections and publications relating to social capital. It also provides a link to ABS contacts who can answer general queries and help with obtaining specific data.
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