1001.0 - Annual Report - ABS Annual Report, 2001-02  
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Contents >> Section 6 - Appendixes >> Appendix 17 - Glossary of acronyms and abbreviations


Australian Business Number
ABRAustralian Business Register
ABSAustralian 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
AHMSAustralian Health Measurement Survey
ANAOAustralian National Audit Office
ANZSICAustralian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification
APRAAustralian Prudential Regulation Authority
APSAustralian Public Service
ASACAustralian Statistics Advisory Council
ASCEDAustralian Standard Classification of Education
ASEANAssociation of South East Asian Nations
ASGCAustralian Standard Geographical Classification
ATSIAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
AusStatsAn online subscription service to the ABS standard product range
AWAAustralian Workplace Agreement
BSIPBusiness Statistics Innovation Program
CAIComputer Assisted Interviewing
cat. no.ABS catalogue number
CPIConsumer Price Index
CURFsConfidentialised Unit Record Files
DESTDepartment of Education, Science and Training
DEWRDepartment of Employment and Workplace Relations
DFATDepartment of Foreign Affairs and Trade
DPCData Processing Centre
EDRElectronic Data Reporting
EEOEqual Employment Opportunity
ESCAPEconomic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
EUROSTATEuropean Union Statistical Office
FaCSDepartment of Family and Community Services
FOIFreedom of Information
GDPGross Domestic Product
GSSGeneral Social Survey
HSRHealth and Safety Representative
ICPInternational Comparison Program
IRDBIntergrated Regional Data Base
ISIInternational Statistical Institute
ISSIndigenous Social Survey
ITInformation Technology
LEPLibrary Extension Program
MCEETYAMinisterial Council on Education, Employment, Training and Youth Affairs
MEIMain Economic Indicator
NATSISNational Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Survey
NESBPeople with Non-English Speaking Background
NHSNational Health Survey
OECDOrganisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
OH&SOccupational Health and Safety
PPPPurchasing Power Parity
PWDPeople With Disabilities
RBAReserve Bank of Australia
SCHStatistical Clearing House
SESSenior Executive Service
SNA93System of National Accounts - 1993 Issue
UNUnited Nations
UNECEUnited Nations Economic Commission for Europe
USAUnited States of America
WCIWage Cost Index

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