Year Book AustraliaRoad transport;
Air transport; and
Government transport organisations.
Name of Collection
Year Book Australia
Publishing and Electronic Dissemination
Australian Bureau of Statistics
PO Box 10
BELCONNEN ACT 2616
Telephone: Canberra 02 6252 7142
Facsimile: Canberra 02 6252 6778
To provide a comprehensive overview of the economic and social conditions of contemporary Australia.
The Year Book is the principal reference work produced by the ABS. It is a statistically oriented publication with sufficient background information to establish a context for the statistics included in it and to assist in understanding and interpreting them.
Many of the statistics are derived from other ABS statistical collections. However, a great deal of the information is also contributed by other, predominantly government, organisations. The official nature of the contributors to the Year Book ensures a high degree of objectivity and reliability in the picture presented of contemporary Australia.
The contents of the Year Book in respect to transport include:
Frequency of Data Availability
The Year Book is published annually.
The first Official Year Book of the Commonwealth was published in 1908.
Products and Services
Year Book Australia (cat. no. 1301.0)
New South Wales Year Book (cat. no. 1300.1)
Victorian Year Book (cat. no. 1301.2)
Queensland Year Book (cat. no. 1301.3)
South Australian Year Book (cat. no. 1301.4)
Western Australian Year Book (cat. no. 1300.5)
Tasmanian Year Book (cat. no. 1301.6)
Pocket Year Book, Australia (cat. no. 1302.0)
Queensland Pocket Year Book (cat. no. 1302.3)
Tasmanian Pocket Year Book (cat. no. 1302.6)
Year Book Australia on CD-ROM (cat. no. 1301.0.30.001)
Example of Information Available