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Tuesday 26 September 2017
Additional Information
Census of Population and Housing: Reflecting Australia - Stories from the Census, 2016
A new article on Apartment Living together with a spreadsheet containing detailed data have been added to the suite of products in Reflecting Australia.

Wednesday 27 September 2017
3101.0Australian Demographic Statistics, March 2017
Quarterly estimates of total resident population for states, territories and Australia. Includes estimates of the population by sex in five-year age groups; numbers (and some rates) of births, deaths, infant deaths, interstate and overseas movements; quarterly and/or annual time series spreadsheets; projected resident population for states, territories and Australia; and projected number of households for capital cities, states territories and Australia.

Periodically, articles focusing on specific demographic topics will be released as part of this publication.
3302.0Deaths, Australia, 2016
Presents statistics on deaths and mortality for Australia, states, territories and sub-state regions. Information on characteristics of the deceased include place of usual residence, age at death, sex, Indigenous status and country of birth. Information is also provided on infant deaths and death rates.
3303.0Causes of Death, Australia, 2016
This publication presents statistics on the number of deaths, for reference year by state or territory of Australia, sex, selected age groups, and cause of death classified to the World Health Organisation's International Classification of Diseases (ICD). Version 10 of the ICD was introduced from the 1999 reference year. Causes of death are presented in the publication in a number of different ways including: by underlying cause, leading causes and multiple causes. Data are also presented for deaths of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons, and for suicide deaths.

The 2016 data presented in this publication are preliminary data and will be subject to a revision process. For further information on the revision process see linked Explanatory Notes and Technical Note.

Statistics on the number of perinatal deaths, for reference year by state or territory of usual residence of Australia, sex and cause of death classified to the World Health Organisation's International Classification of Diseases (ICD) are also presented.
8762.0Engineering Construction Activity, Australia, June 2017
Contains value of engineering construction work done, commenced and yet to be done, classified by state or territory, commodity (roads, bridges, pipelines etc), sector (public/private) undertaking the work, and sector for whom the work is being done. Includes seasonally adjusted estimates of the value of work done by sector in both current prices and in chain volume measure terms. It includes more comprehensive and updated information to that contained in Construction Work Done, Australia, Preliminary (cat. no. 8755.0).

Thursday 28 September 2017
5232.0Australian National Accounts: Finance and Wealth, June 2017
Contains quarterly data for: national, sectoral and subsectoral financial accounts (flows) and balance sheets by financial instruments and counterparties; national, sectoral and subsectoral capital accounts; financial instrument market tables by sectors and subsectors issuing/accepting/borrowing by counterparties; demand for credit and credit outstanding by non-financial domestic sectors and subsectors; household balance sheet and associated analytical measures of income, consumption, saving and wealth; and household housing loans outstanding by lending institution. All estimates are in current prices, and the capital accounts are presented in original, seasonal adjusted and trend terms.
6354.0Job Vacancies, Australia, August 2017
Results of the quarterly Job Vacancies Survey containing estimates of job vacancies classified by industry, sector and state/territory.

Friday 29 September 2017
Additional Information
Household Expenditure Survey, Australia: Summary of Results, 2015-16
These data cubes present additional data to that previously released in Household Expenditure Survey: Summary of Results, 2015-16 (ABS Cat. No. 6530.0) on 13 September 2017.The data cubes present statistics on detailed household expenditure by income level and source, wealth, tenure and landlord type, household composition, age of reference person, financial stress, state/territory and Metro ARIA geography. Statistics are classified by Household Expenditure Code. These data cubes represent the second release of expenditure data from the 2015-16 Household Expenditure Survey. A short chapter analysing the new data will also be made available.
8153.0Internet Activity, Australia, June 2017
Contains details of internet activity supplied by Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Australia with more than 1,000 subscribers. It includes information on internet subscribers by type of connection, by type of user (business/household), the volume of data downloaded and the advertised speed of the internet connection.
First Issue
Microdata: Motor Vehicle Use, Australia, 12 months ended 30 June 2016
The format which the file is being released: TableBuilder

Motor Vehicle Use, Australia TableBuilder products comprises estimates for private and commercial vehicles registered for road use with a motor vehicle registration authority; by state/territory of registration, area of operation, number of vehicles, kilometres travelled, vehicle usage, fuel consumption and tonnes carried. Bus statistics include kilometres travelled by main type of service.

How to apply online for the product: Apply online for access to TableBuilder at

No additional releases expected.

Monday 2 October 2017
No scheduled releases today.

Tuesday 3 October 2017
8731.0Building Approvals, Australia, August 2017
Provides the number and value of dwelling units approved by sector (public/private) and by state, number and value of new houses, new other residential dwelling units approved by type of building, and the number and value of non-residential building jobs approved by type of building (i.e. by function such as 'retail and wholesale trade', 'offices') and value ranges. State data includes the number of private sector houses approved; number and value of new other residential dwellings by type of building such as flats, units or apartments in a building of one or two storeys; number and value of non-residential building jobs by type of building and sector; and for Greater Capital City Statistical Areas, the total number of dwelling units approved broken down by Houses, Dwellings Excluding Houses and Total Dwelling Units. Seasonally adjusted and trend estimates by state are included for the number of dwelling units and value of building approved. The quarterly value of building approved is shown in chain volume measure terms. Small geographic area data cubes are presented for Statistical Areas Level 2 and Local Government Areas. Small area data cubes will be released in an "Additional information" release five business days after the main publication.