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Data sources - Administrative sources

Administrative data refer to information primarily collected for the purpose of record-keeping, which are subsequently used to produce statistics. Some examples include data from registrars, such as state and territory Registrars of Births, Deaths and Marriages, and information from incoming and outgoing passenger cards, visa and other sources available to the Department of Immigration and Citizenship.

Births, Deaths and Marriages
Corrective Services
National Prisoner Census
National Schools Statistical Collection
Overseas Arrivals and Departures

Commonwealth of Australia 2008

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