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2037.0.30.001 - Microdata: Census of Population and Housing, Census Sample File, Basic CURF, 2006  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 12/09/2008   
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  • About this Release

The 2006 Census BASIC 'Census Sample File' (CSF) is a comprehensive 1% sample unit record file containing census characteristics, for a random sample of person, family, household and dwelling variables. The CSF is produced for model testing and statistical analysis.

The CSF is released under strict conditions and clients are required to sign an undertaking stating that the information will be used for statistical purposes only.

For information on how to access Confidentialised Unit Record Files (CURFs) visit the Microdata Access Strategies Section Microdata entry page or email

Formerly: Census of Population and Housing: Census Sample File (Basic data file) - on CD ROM

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