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Tuesday 27 June 2017
2061.0Census of Population and Housing: QuickStats, Australia, 2016
QuickStats provides a quick visual summary of Census data about an area or topic. It includes a map of the area selected, as well as the key characteristics of the people living in that area, their families and the dwellings in which they live.

QuickStats data will be available at different geographic levels in the 2016 Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS), ranging from Australia, the states and territories, Local Government Areas and Postal Areas, down to Statistical Area Level 1.
2900.0Census of Population and Housing: Understanding the Census and Census Data, Australia , 2016
First IssueCensus of Population and Housing: Understanding the Census and Census Data, Australia (cat. no. 2900.0) provides information to help people use and interpret 2016 Census data. The publication discusses how the data was collected, key changes to the Census process and data topics since 2011, and data quality information to help people assess the usefulness of 2016 Census data for their needs. Data quality statements are included to provide a brief description of each 2016 Census variable and its non-response rates.
3101.0Australian Demographic Statistics, December 2016
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.
2940.0Census of Population and Housing: Details of Overcount and Undercount, Australia, 2016
This release presents estimates of net undercount for the 2016 Census of Population and Housing, resulting from the Census Post Enumeration Survey (PES). The PES is a household survey conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shortly after each Census, in order to provide an independent measure of Census coverage. As well as providing undercount estimates by a range of demographic characteristics, this publication also details how the 2016 PES was conducted and how 2016 estimates have been calculated.
2001.0Census of Population and Housing: General Community Profile, Australia, 2016
The General Community Profile is new for the 2016 Census. It replaces the Basic and Expanded Community Profiles and has been created by merging elements of both these profiles.

It contains a series of tables showing the characteristics of persons, families and dwellings in a selected geographic area.

These tables are available for a wide variety of geographic regions, ranging from national and state level down to Statistical Area Level 2. The data is based on place of usual residence (that is, where people usually live, rather than where they were counted on Census Night).
2002.0Census of Population and Housing: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Profile, Australia, 2016
First IssueThis profile consists of a series of tables showing the characteristics of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, their families and dwellings in a selected area. Some tables include comparisons with the non-Indigenous population.

The data is based on place of usual residence, that is, where people usually live. This information is available for a range of geographic areas, from the national level down to Statistical Area Level 2. The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Profile is also available for geographies within the Indigenous Structure, such as a Indigenous Regions and Indigenous Areas.
2003.0Census of Population and Housing: Time Series Profile, Australia, 2016
First IssueThis profile compares data from the 2006, 2011 and 2016 Censuses (where the classifications are comparable). If classifications have been revised between each Census, data will be output on the classification used for the 2016 Census. To provide comparability between Censuses, the revised classifications are concorded, and footnotes added to the tables to indicate this. Relevant concordance files will be available from the ABS website.

The person data is based on place of usual residence (note that the 2011 TSP data was based on place of enumeration.). The dwelling and family data are based on place of enumeration.
2024.0Census of Population and Housing: Australia Revealed, 2016
First IssueAustralia Revealed uses 2016 Census data to tell us who we are, how we live, what we do, and where we are headed.
2061.0.55.003Census of Population and Housing: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples QuickStats, Australia, 2016
First IssueAn expansion of the QuickStats product, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples QuickStats reports on people, family and dwelling level information for the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander population, from the 2016 Census.

Data is available at different geographic levels in the 2016 Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS).
2071.0Census of Population and Housing: Reflecting Australia - Stories from the Census, 2016
Reflecting Australia presents a series of data stories from the 2016 Census of Population and Housing. These stories will share insights and analysis into Australia's population, including our cultural diversity, religion, income, dwellings and family composition, demonstrating how our nation has changed over time.
2916.0Census of Population and Housing - QuickStats, Community Profiles and DataPacks User Guide, Australia, 2016
First IssueThe QuickStats, Community Profiles and DataPacks User Guide has been created to support those who need help when using any or all of these products.

Information is provided on a wide range of features, including; navigating, creating, searching and saving.

This user guide will be updated as required to keep users up to date with the latest features of the system.

Wednesday 28 June 2017
5368.0.55.006Characteristics of Australian Exporters, 2015-16
This publication provides an analysis of the number and characteristics of Australia's exporters. Estimates on exporters of merchandise trade are compiled from data sourced from the Australian Customs Service (Customs) and from the Australian Taxation Office's (ATO) Australian Business Register. Estimates on exporters of services are compiled largely from the ABS Survey of International Trade in Services (SITS).
8762.0Engineering Construction Activity, Australia, March 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 29 June 2017
5232.0Australian National Accounts: Finance and Wealth, March 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, May 2017
Results of the quarterly Job Vacancies Survey containing estimates of job vacancies classified by industry, sector and state/territory.

Friday 30 June 2017
1351.0.55.158Research Paper: A framework for measuring impact of transitions in official statistics, June 2017
First IssueThis research paper describes a framework of statistical methods that can be applied to quantify the statistical impact due to a survey transition, and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of the available methods in the context of impact measurement requirements and constraints.
4390.0Private Hospitals, Australia, 2015-16
This publication presents statistics about the operation of private acute and psychiatric hospitals, and free-standing day hospital facilities in Australia. Information is included about facilities (beds available, special units), activities (patient throughput, days of hospitalisation provided, bed occupancy rates), patients (types of admitted patients, outpatients and operations performed), staffing and finances.

Monday 3 July 2017
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Additional Information
Agricultural Commodities, Australia, 2010-11
Datacubes to assist understanding the effect increasing the Estimated Value of Agricultural Operations scope cut-off value will have on 2015-16 Agricultural Census and Land Management Practices Survey outputs have been added.
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Additional Information
Value of Agricultural Commodities Produced, Australia, 2010-11
Datacubes to assist understanding the effect increasing the Estimated Value of Agricultural Operations scope cut-off value will have on 2015-16 Agricultural Census and Land Management Practices Survey outputs have been added.
8731.0Building Approvals, Australia, May 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.

Tuesday 4 July 2017
2072.0Census of Population and Housing: TableBuilder Basic, Australia, 2016
First IssueCensus TableBuilder Basic is designed for clients with some experience using Census data and skills in constructing basic data tables. It will be available free of charge on the ABS website via an interactive, easy to use interface. Self-help tutorials will be available on the ABS website to guide users.

Census TableBuilder Basic allows users to build their own tables from a range of Census variables, including age, education, housing, income, transport, religion, ethnicity, occupation and more. Users can also view and export data in a variety of graphs and maps. The geographic areas available in the Basic datasets range from Australia down to Statistical Area Level 1 (SA1).
2073.0Census of Population and Housing: TableBuilder Pro, Australia, 2016
First IssueCensus TableBuilder Pro provides the full range of Census variables and supports a wide range of cross tabulations and allows users to build complex customised tables.

It allows users to extract and manipulate an unlimited number of Census tables and create graphs and thematic maps of Census data. It also has more sophisticated features which allow the creation of recodes and custom geographies.

Users have access to ALL Census topics including age, education, housing, income, transport, religion, ethnicity, occupation and more, for a wide range of geographies from Australia down to Statistical Area Level 1 (SA1) and including Mesh Blocks so users can generate their own custom geographic aggregations.
2074.0Census of Population and Housing: Mesh Block Counts, Australia, 2016
These datasets contain counts of the total usual resident population and the total dwelling count from the 2016 Census of Population and Housing for Mesh Blocks. Mesh Blocks are identified with a unique 11 digit code and are the smallest geographical unit for which Census data is output.
7121.0
Additional Information
Agricultural Commodities, Australia, 2011-12
Datacubes to assist understanding the effect increasing the Estimated Value of Agricultural Operations scope cut-off value will have on 2015-16 Agricultural Census and Land Management Practices Survey outputs have been added.
7503.0
Additional Information
Value of Agricultural Commodities Produced, Australia, 2011-12
Datacubes to assist understanding the effect increasing the Estimated Value of Agricultural Operations scope cut-off value will have on 2015-16 Agricultural Census and Land Management Practices Survey outputs have been added.
8501.0Retail Trade, Australia, May 2017
Contains monthly estimates of turnover for retail establishments. Trend, seasonally adjusted and original estimates are included for industry groups and states and Australia in current price terms. More detailed current price data classified by state and industry sub group are available from the downloads tab on the ABS website