2006 Census: Media Centre

Media Centre - 2006 Census Results

Media Releases and Fact Sheets


The Hon. Peter Costello MP, Treasurer of the Commonwealth of Australia: keynote speech at the occasion of the launch of the 2006 Census of Population and Housing results.

The Australian Statistician, Brian Pink: speech at the launch of the 2006 Census results.

2006 Census Results:
    1. For a snapshot of your neighbourhood, capital city, state/territory or the nation use QuickStats

    2. For an in depth picture on specific topics, as well as for comparisons of 1996, 2001 and 2006 Census data use Census Tables

    Select a topic, then select the relevant "time series statistics" (1996, 2001, and 2006 Census) for the geographic region of interest.

    3. For graphic material - use MapStats
Background material and archived media releases in the lead up to Census day, 8 August 2006.