3417.0.55.001 - Microdata: Australian Census and Migrants Integrated Dataset, 2011 Quality Declaration 
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Image: Introduction INTRODUCTION

This product provides a range of information about the release of microdata from the Australian Census and Migrants Integrated Dataset (ACMID), 2011 project. It includes a summary of the methodology used to create the ACMID, 2011 and details about how to use TableBuilder. A Data Item list, the conditions of use and quality statements are also provided.

The ACMID, 2011 relates to people who have migrated to Australia under a permanent Skilled, Family or Humanitarian stream visa and 'arrived' in Australia between 1 January 2000 and 9 August 2011. For more information, see Linking Methodology.

Microdata are the most detailed information available from a Census, or administrative data collection process and are generally the responses to individual questions on questionnaires or forms. They also include derived data from answers to two or more questions and are released with the approval of the Australian Statistician.


The following microdata product is available for this dataset:

    • TableBuilder - an online tool for creating tables and graphs.

Further information about TableBuilder, and other information to assist users in understanding and accessing microdata in general, is available from the Microdata Entry Page.

Before applying for access, users should read and familiarise themselves with the information contained in the User Manual: TableBuilder.


To apply for access to TableBuilder, please register and apply in the Registration Centre.

Information on access can be found on the How to Apply for Microdata page on the ABS web site.

If you are already a registered user Login here.


For further information about the file, see:


For support in the use of this product, please contact Microdata Access Strategies on 02 6252 7714 or via microdata.access@abs.gov.au.


Customised tables are available on a fee-for-service basis. Contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070.