|Page tools: Print Page Print All|
In Queensland, South Australia and the Northern Territory the SLAs with the highest average income from Wages and salaries were predominantly remote urban towns with a large proportion of people employed in the mining industry. These SLAs were Broadsound (S) (Qld - $61,932), Roxby Downs (M) (SA - $57,918) and Groote Eylandt (NT - $61,295).
PERSONS WITH MAIN SOURCE OF INCOME FROM OWN UNINCORPORATED BUSINESS
Released on 18 February 2009, Persons with Main Source of Income from Own Unincorporated Business, Estimates for Small Areas - Data Cubes, 2004-05 to 2005-06 (cat. no. 6225.0.55.001) includes estimates of the number of persons whose main or principal source of income comes from their Own unincorporated business (es) for the 2004-05 and 2005-06 financial years. The data includes estimates of the number of persons by sex, the income those persons received from Own unincorporated business (es) and the total income those persons received from all sources.
INFORMATION PAPER: REGIONAL LABOUR FORCE STATISTICS
The ABS has recently released an information paper, Information Paper: Regional Labour Force Statistics, February 2009 (cat. no. 6262.0), providing details of the changes which became effective in February 2009 to a number of existing Labour Force Survey (LFS) Regions used in the dissemination of labour force statistics. The information paper includes concordances for each state and territory, comparing 2006 Regions with 2001 Regions.
Regional data from the Labour Force Survey are available on a monthly basis, generally within one week of the release of Labour Force, Australia (cat. no. 6202.0) in Labour Force, Australia, Detailed - Electronic Delivery (6291.0.55.001). Detailed industry and occupation labour force data are also available on a quarterly basis in Labour Force, Australia, Detailed, Quarterly (cat. no. 6291.0.55.003).
These documents will be presented in a new window.