A one day seminar on Understanding Demographic Data will be held in ABS NSW Office on Thursday 6th December 2001. This one day seminar aims to help participants better understand and utilise demographic data produced by the ABS. It also gives an introduction to demographic techniques which enable comparisons between regions and over time. The course cost is $342 and includes course notes, information sheets, the latest edition of Australian Demographic Statistics (Cat. no. 3101.0) and a light lunch. For more information contact Melissa Webb on (02) 9268 4744, email firstname.lastname@example.org.