The following microdata products are available from the Survey of Income and Housing, Australia, 2017-18 (cat. no. 6523.0):
- Detailed microdata file accessible by DataLab
- Basic CURF accessible by Microdata Download (available in a later release)
These products provide estimates of income, wealth and housing. Data items are available on the household, income unit, person or loan levels. A detailed list of data items is available on the Downloads tab.
The microdata enables users to tabulate and analyse data. The ABS takes steps to confidentialise the dataset and prevent identification of respondents. This includes removing any information that might uniquely identify an individual, reducing the level of detail for some items and collapsing some categories.
Apply online for access to these products at https://www.abs.gov.au/about/microdata.