9208.0.55.008 - Microdata: Motor Vehicle Use, Australia, 2018 Quality Declaration 
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This product provides a range of information about the release of microdata from the Survey of Motor Vehicle Use, Australia, 12 months 30 June 2018, (9208.0), including details about the collection methodology and how to use TableBuilder. Data item lists, information on the conditions of use and the quality of the microdata, as well as the definitions used, are also provided.

Microdata are the most detailed information available from a statistical collection and are released with the approval of the Australian Statistician.


Motor Vehicle Use data is available as a microdata product through TableBuilder, an online tool for creating tables and graphs.

Further information about this service, and other information to assist users in understanding and accessing microdata in general, is available from the Microdata Entry Page.

Before you apply for access, users should read and familiarise themselves with the information contained in the TableBuilder, User Guide.


To apply for access to TableBuilder, register and apply in the Registration Centre.

Further information on access steps can be found in How to Apply for Microdata .


Further information about the survey and the microdata can be found in this product, including:

  • the Data Item List can be found in the Downloads tab
  • the Quality Declaration can be found in the Explanatory Notes tab
  • the Glossary relating to this product can be found in the Explanatory Notes tab; and
  • the Abbreviations relating to this product can be found in the Explanatory Notes tab.


For support in the use of these formats, please contact Microdata Access Strategies on 02 6252 7714 or via microdata.access@abs.gov.au.


Data obtained in the survey but not presented in TableBuilder may be available from the ABS, on request, as statistics in tabulated form.

Subject to confidentiality and sampling variability constraints, special tabulations can be produced incorporating data items, populations and geographic areas selected to meet individual requirements. These are available on request, on a fee for service basis. Contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 or client.services@abs.gov.au for further information.

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