Quality Declarations - Relevance

This dimension provides information that will allow you to determine whether the data presented is relevant for your particular need. Because different users will have different uses for the data, we provide information about the collected data which will help you make an informed decision as to its fitness for your particular purpose.

Some of the information which may be written about in this dimension in order to provide you with information on the fitness for purpose of the statistics for your use are:

  • what has been collected and is being represented in the statistical release
    For example:
      • Australian population,
      • persons aged 18 - 65,
      • imports and exports
  • where or how the data has been collected
    For example:
      • cities only,
      • all of Australia,
      • administrative sources