NAME OF ORGANISATION
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
Periodic surveys of selected service industries are undertaken in response to specifically identified user needs for data that support in-depth studies of individual service industries and/or activities for use in micro-economic analysis and policy formulation.
The Film and Video Production and Post Production Survey is an adhoc survey which collects financial, employment and production activity information about businesses that generate income predominantly from Film and Video Production, the provision of Post Production Services, and other film and video activities. The Film and Video production survey is usually conducted in conjunction with the Television services survey. The main focus of the survey is to collect and publish estimates of the composition of the income generated by these businesses, details of expenses incurred and the characteristics of film and video production and post-production services.
The survey's scope includes businesses that generate income predominantly from Film and Video Production, the provision of Post Production Services, and other film and video activities. These businesses are classified according to Class 5511 (Motion Picture and Video Production) and Class 5514 (Post-production Services and Other Motion Picture and Video Activities) of the 2006 edition of the Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC), which cover the following activities:
Motion Picture (Film) and Video Production
Post-production Services and Other Motion Picture (Film) and Video Activities
Motion picture production
Television commerical production
Televsion program production
Computer graphic, animation and special effect production and post-production service
Developing and printing motion picture film
Film or video transfer service
Motion picture film reproducing
Motion picture or video editing service
Post-production facility, motion picture or video
Closed captioning, sound dubbing, subtitling and/or titling service
Video conversion service
Results from the survey are published in Television, Film and Video Production, Australia (cat. no. 8679.0).
summary of operations
sources of income
items of expenditure
characteristics of employment
main activity of persons employed
selected statistics by employment size groupings
selected performance ratios
production activity data
film and video and television production activity
selected statistics for productions made specifically for television
state and territory details
The industry classification used is the Australian and New Zealand Industrial Classification (ANZSIC).
Other concepts (summary)
New South Wales
Comments and/or Other Regions
Collection is irregular.
This is the fourth collection of the Film and Video Production survey.
Previous surveys on film and video production were conducted in respect of the 1999-2000, 1993-1994, 1996-1997 and 2002-03 reference years.
Data availability comments
DATE OF LAST UPDATE FOR THIS DOCUMENT
07/09/2007 03:32 PM
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