1270.0.55.002 - Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS): Volume 2 - Indigenous Structure, July 2016  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 13/09/2016   
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This volume, Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) Volume 2: Indigenous Structure, contains a description of the regions which make up the ASGS Indigenous Structure. They comprise:

  • Indigenous Regions
  • Indigenous Areas
  • Indigenous Locations

The following supporting material is available with this release for Indigenous Structure:
  • digital boundaries for the regions described in this publication as ESRI Shape files, MapInfo Interchange Format files, MapInfo TAB files and Open Geospatial Consortium GeoPackage
  • ABS Geospatial Web Services User Guide
  • codes, labels and hierarchies for all the regions described in this publication in '.csv' format
  • online mapping tool to view and compare the ASGS regions, ABS Maps
  • 2011 to 2016 ASGS Indigenous Structure correspondences
  • other correspondences available upon request.

The 2016 ASGS including supporting material, digital boundaries, codes, labels, hierarchies, maps and correspondences will be released progressively from July 2016 until early 2018. All of these products will be available from the ABS website at https://www.abs.gov.au/geography.