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Transport Industry Survey

Name of Collection
Transport Industry Survey/Business Vehicle Survey

Transport, Tourism and Construction Section
Australian Bureau of Statistics
PO Box 10

Telephone: Canberra 02 6252 6068
Facsimile: Canberra 02 6251 5324
Email: client.services@abs.gov.au
Internet: www.abs.gov.au

To obtain an economic profile of transport operators in Australia.

The ABS last conducted a Transport Industry Survey (TIS) in 1983-84. A Business Vehicle Survey was conducted in conjunction with the TIS.

Data Detail
For TIS:

  • Number of establishments;
  • Employment;
  • Wages and salaries;
  • Turnover;
  • Stocks;
  • Purchases;
  • Value added; and
  • Fixed capital expenditure.

    For Business Vehicle Survey:
  • Number of enterprises;
  • Number of trucks operated;
  • Number of truck drivers;
  • Wages and salaries;
  • Truck running expenses; and
  • Tonnes of freight carried.

    Geographic Coverage
    Australia, States and Territories.

    Frequency of Data Availability
    The first issue was in respect of 1983-84. The ABS has no current plans to run another TIS. The ABS produces industry statistics from a wide variety of collections. It is planned to produce an information paper on the statistics available from these collections.

    Historical Data
    Data are only available in respect of 1983-84.

    Products and Services
    Transport Establishments: Summary of Operations by Industry Class, Australia and States (cat. no. 9103.0)
    Transport Establishments: Details of Operations by Industry Class, Australia and States (cat. no. 9104.0)
    Transport Establishments: Selected Items of Data Classified by Industry and Size Group, Australia (cat. no. 9105.0)
    Road Freight Transport Activity of Private Enterprises by Industry Division, Australia and States (cat. no. 9107.0)

    Example of Information Available

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