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Media alert - Australian Statistician to launch Census Field Officer Recruitment

09 May 2016 | CO/87

The Australian Statistician, David W. Kalisch will tomorrow (10/05) officially launch the 2016 Census Field Officer Recruitment Drive at Melbourne’s Federation Square.

The 38,000 Census Field Officers will help count close to 10 million dwellings and approximately 24 million people in Australia during the Census of Population and Housing on 9 August 2016.

Mr. Kalisch will address the media and will answer questions following his address.

What: Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) officially launches Census Field Officer recruitment.

Where: Swanston Street Forecourt, Federation Square, Melbourne.

When: Tuesday, 10 May 2016.

Time: 09:40am – 10:30am.

Interview opportunity:
  • David W. Kalisch, Australian Statistician, Australian Bureau of Statistics

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National Media Manager (P) 1300 175 070 (E) media@abs.gov.au

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