This CD-ROM product is no longer released separately. The product is provided as part of the hard copy product release Year Book, Australia (1301.0)
A comprehensive general reference work which includes basic statistics and different feature articles each year. Data are presented in tables and related explanatory text, some of which is illustrated by maps and graphs. The statistical coverage includes subjects such as population; labour, income and welfare; housing; health; education; crime and justice; culture and recreation; environment; agriculture; forestry and fishing; mining; energy; manufacturing; construction; service industries; tourism; transport; communications; science and technology; the financial system; government finance; prices; national and international accounts; as well as chapters on Australia's geography and climate, government, international relations and defence.
This CD-ROM has a web site look and feel and uses an Internet browser to navigate through the contents. It has an electronic searching which enhances its useability as a research and analysis tool. In addition, selected material can be readily copied into other applications if required. This CD-ROM also includes pictorial material not included in the printed book. This CD-ROM product will operate on both Windows and Macintosh platforms.