ABOUT THIS RELEASE
Contains a range of statistics from the 1994 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Survey plus some data from the 1991 Census of Population and Housing and the 1992 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Housing and Community Infrastructure Needs Survey. A range of charts and dot point commentary on major statistics is presented. The introductory chapter describes the region, its size, major towns and localities and the demographics of the Indigenous population of the region. The six chapters are: family and culture, health, housing, education and training, employment and income, and law and justice.
Note: There are 36 publications produced, one for each ATSIC region and one for the Torres Strait Area. The complete set is available. For further information please call 1800 633 216 or Darwin 08 8943 2191 or fax Darwin 08 8941 0715.