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Queensland Statistics

Most ABS publications include information at a state and territory level, and can be accessed through the Statistics page. Look for state and territory level data by clicking on the download tab in each publication.

Current Queensland publications


National Regional Profile: Queensland presents a range of key social and economic data. Sourced from a variety of ABS and non-ABS collections. To select other geographic areas, please use the National Regional Profile home page.
Interstate Trade, Queensland (cat. no. 8502.3) Quarterly information about interstate movement of goods into and out of Queensland to and from other parts of Australia.
Queensland at a Glance (cat. no. 1312.3) Condensed information about the state, released annually (2000-2011)
Tourist Accommodation, Small Area Data, Queensland (cat. no. 8635.3.55.001) On-going quarterly survey of tourist accommodation.
Household Preparedness for Emergencies: NSW, Vic., Qld and ACT, Oct 2007 (cat. no. 4818.0.55.001) Summary information on preparedness for emergencies such as fire, floods or storms.
Land Management Practices in the Great Barrier Reef Catchments, Preliminary (cat. no. 4619.0) Reports on land management practices adopted by farmers in the Great Barrier Reef catchments.
Baby Boomers in Queensland: A Profile of Persons Born 1946-1965, 2005 (cat. no. 4149.3) Presents a range of information on Queensland's Baby Boomers.

Earlier Queensland publications

Qld Stats (cat. no. 1318.3) Monthly overview of the state's key social and economic indicators including feature articles plus news and upcoming events (2005-2011)
Queensland in Review (cat. no. 1387.3) Data and articles presented on a wide range of Queensland regions over a range of time periods
Brisbane: A Social Atlas (cat. no. 2030.3) Presents colour maps and brief commentary that highlights social, demographic and housing characteristics of the population in Brisbane, the Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast. Released 5-yearly, based on Census data (1996-2006).

State Supplementary Surveys

State Supplementary Surveys focus on issues of particular interest for states and territories (1990-2010). Note: not all states and territories run regular supplementary surveys.








Census data about Queensland


Census Data about Queensland

Census Data: Access to all Census data that is available online, with options to select your location and topic of interest.

2006 Census Quick Stats: Queensland: A summary of social, economic and demographic statistics for Queensland.

Census Community Profile Series : Queensland: A series of tables containing key 2006 Census characteristics of persons, families and dwellings in Queensland.

Selecting Census Data by Location allows for lower level geography to be selected:

2006 Census Data by Location
2001 Census Data by Location
1996 Census Data: Queensland (Main Area data)

Older Census Data is available on the Historical Censuses (Pre 1996) page.









Finding state, regional and local data


Help finding state, regional and local data in ABS publications

The Locating Regional and Local Data on the ABS website page provides help with finding statistics for areas that are smaller than state or territory, including a list of ABS publications containing regional data.

The Regional @ a Glance page provides more information about regional statistics, including How to find regional data in ABS online products.








Historical Statistics


Historical Statistics

Queensland Year Book (cat. no. 1301.3) portrays the state's physical geography, history, institutions and social and economic conditions (1901 to 2001).

All ABS publications since 1994 are available in full-text on the ABS website. The ABS is digitising a range of older publications on an ongoing basis: The Historical Census and Colonial Data Archive (HCCDA) Australian Colonial census publications and reports (non-ABS site).

The National Library provides links to Australian family history and genealogy websites, including state and territory libraries which are a good source for copies of older ABS publications and family history information (non-ABS site).








Understanding statistics


Understanding statistics

Understanding statistics A range of guides and materials to help you find, understand and use ABS data and information.

Methods and Standards presents information about ABS classifications, concepts, sources, methods and statistical frameworks.








Need help?


Need help?

Having trouble finding what you need? Contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service (NIRS) for help.





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