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National Regional Profile, Australia


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Database/ Data Product: National Regional Profile (NRP)

Data provider: Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)

Description: “The National Regional Profile presents a brief statistical summary of key economic and social information for various levels of the Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC). It includes data from a variety of ABS and non-ABS sources. Broad indicators include Estimated Resident Population, some Census data, Births and Deaths, Unemployment, Income Support Customers, Taxable Income, Building Approvals, Motor Vehicle Sales, and Agriculture. Five-year trends are shown.

The NRP has been designed to assist users of regional statistics to understand the broad composition and structure of a region and to enable comparison across regions of Australia.”

Geographic units available: most Statistical Local Areas, most Local Government Areas, Statistical Subdivisions, Statistical Divisions, states and territories, and Australia.

Updates: annually

Contact: Use “Contact us” form on website

Cost: free



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