1001.0 - Annual Report - ABS Annual Report, 2003-04  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 07/10/2004   
   Page tools: Print Print Page  
Contents >> Section 6 - Appendixes >> Appendix 18 - Glossary of Acronyms and Abbreviations


Australian Bureau of Agriculture and Resource Economics
ABR Australian Business Register
ABS Australian Bureau of Statistics
ABS@ Information service to provide users with ready access to ABS publications and to a range of multi-dimensional datasets in electronic format
ACT Australian Capital Territory
AGO Australian Greenhouse Office
AIHW Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
ANAO Australian National Audit Office
ANTA Australian National Training Authority
ANZSCOAustralian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations
ANZSIC Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification
APRA Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
APS Australian Public Service
ARIA Accessibility/Remoteness Index of Australia
ASAC Australian Statistics Advisory Council
ASGC Australian Standard Geographical Classification
ATO Australian Taxation Office
AusStats An online subscription service to the ABS standard product range
Aust. Australia
AWA Australian Workplace Agreement
BAS Business Activity Statement
BCP Basic Community Profile
BLD Business Longitudinal Database
BPS Badan Pusat Statistik (Statistics Indonesia)
BSIP Business Statistics Innovation Program
C&S Act Commonwealth and Statistics Act 1905
CAI Computer Assisted Interviewing
cat. no. ABS catalogue number
CD Collection District
CDATA CD-ROM product containing census data
CDS Commonwealth Disability Strategy
CHINS Community Housing and Infrastructure Needs Survey
CLIB A free Census product available only to LEP-eligible libraries
COAG Council of Australian Governments
CPI Consumer Price Index
CURF Confidentialised Unit Record File
DDA Disability Discrimination Act 1992
DEST Department of Education, Science and Training
DEWR Department of Employment and Workplace Relations
DPC Data Processing Centre
eLEP electronic Library Extension Program
ESG Economic Statistics Group
ESUG Economic Statistics User Group
FaCS Department of Family and Community Services
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
FCB Functional Classification of Buildings
FOI Freedom of Information
Eurostat Statistical Office of the European Communities
GDP Gross Domestic Product
GIS Geographic Information System
GFS Government Finance Statistics
GNAF Geocoded National Address File
GVG Greenhouse Vehicle Guide
HIES Household Income and Expenditure Survey
HR Human Resource
HWS Harassment and Workplace Support
IADP Indigenous Administrative Data Project
ICHR Institute of Child Health Research
ICP International Comparison Program
IDP Information Development Plan
IES Indigenous Enumeration Strategy
IMFInternational Monetary Fund
IRDB Integrated Regional Data Base
ISI International Statistical Institute
IT Information Technology
ITPI International Trade Price Indexes
ITSUG International Trade in Services User Group
L&D Learning and Development
LEP Library Extension Program
LGA Local Government Area
LSIC Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children
MAC Methodology Advisory Committee
MAP1 Measuring Australia's Progress
MCD Multiple Cause of Death
MEI Main Economic Indicator
MPS Monthly Population Survey
NAGATSIHID National Advisory Group on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Information and Data
NATSIHS National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey
NATSIS National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Survey
NATSISS National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey
NCYSU National Children and Youth Statistics Unit
NDN National Data Network
NHS National Health Survey
NSS National Statistical Service
NSTI National Statistical Training Institute
NSW New South Wales
NT Northern Territory
OECD Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
OESR Office of Economic and Statistical Research
PPI Producer Price Indexes
PSMA Public Sector Mapping Agencies Australia Ltd
Qld Queensland
QSU Quarterly Supply and Use
RADL Remote Access Data Laboratory
RBA Reserve Bank of Australia
RSE Relative Standard Error
SA South Australia
SCH Statistical Clearing House
SDDS Special Data Dissemination Standard
SEIFA Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas
SES Senior Executive Service
SIAP Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific
SLA Statistical Local Area
SMVU Survey of Motor Vehicle Use
SNA System of National Accounts
SSF State Statistical Forum
STSS State and Territory Statistical Services
Tas. Tasmania
UN United Nations
UNECE United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
USA United States of America
WA Western Australia
WAACHS Western Australia Aboriginal Child Health Survey
W3C World Wide Web Consortium
WCI Wage Cost Index

Previous Page