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Wednesday 29 June 2016
4390.0Private Hospitals, Australia, 2014-15
This publication presents statistics about the operation of private acute and psychiatric hospitals, and free-standing day hospital facilities in Australia. Information is included about facilities (beds available, special units), activities (patient throughput, days of hospitalisation provided, bed occupancy rates), patients (types of admitted patients, outpatients and operations performed), staffing and finances.
Additional Information
Land Account: South Australia, Experimental Estimates, 2006 - 2011
Addition of the feature article "Adelaide Suburban Landuse Change" which includes data on mean house size to block ratios from 1980-2014.
5209.0.55.001Australian National Accounts: Input-Output Tables, 2013-14
Input Output tables for 2013-14 reference year
8762.0Engineering Construction Activity, Australia, March 2016
Contains value of engineering construction work done, commenced and yet to be done, classified by state or territory, commodity (roads, bridges, pipelines etc), sector (public/private) undertaking the work, and sector for whom the work is being done. Includes seasonally adjusted estimates of the value of work done by sector in both current prices and in chain volume measure terms. It includes more comprehensive and updated information to that contained in Cat. No. 8755.0.

Thursday 30 June 2016
1379.0.55.001National Regional Profile, 2010-14
The National Regional Profile (NRP) presents data for 2010-14 for Local Government Areas, Australian Statistical Geography Standard regions (Statistical Areas 2, 3 and 4, and Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), States/Territories and Australia.

The NRP is designed for users interested in the socio-economic and environmental characteristics of regions - and in comparisons with similar geographies across Australia. Data are arranged under the broad themes/topics of Economy, Industry, People, and Energy and Environment.

This release provides Explanatory Notes, a Glossary, Abbreviations, other metadata and zipped csv files (data cubes) - to assist data use and interpretation. The NRP is also linked to the "Data by Region" map interface product to provide a more immediate data discovery experience for both casual and regular users.

1410.0Data by Region, June 2016
Data by Region is an application on the ABS website that enables clients to search, browse, explore to find statistics about different regions in Australia. Available statistics are arranged under the broad themes of People, Economy, Industry, and Energy and Environment.

Data for 2010-14 will be available for Local Government Areas, Australian Statistical Geography Standard regions (Statistical Areas 2, 3 and 4, and Greater Capital City Statistical Areas), States/Territories and Australia.

Updates will be released regularly as new data is incorporated, functionality develops and new regions are supported.
First Issue
Supplementary Disability Survey, 2016
Contains results from the 2016 Supplementary Disability Survey (SDS). The SDS was conducted for the first time as a follow up to the 2015 Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers.

This release provides an internationally comparable disability prevalence rate and contains a publication and data cubes.
5232.0Australian National Accounts: Finance and Wealth, March 2016
Contains quarterly data for: national, sectoral and subsectoral financial accounts (flows) and balance sheets by financial instruments and counterparties; national, sectoral and subsectoral capital accounts; financial instrument market tables by sectors and subsectors issuing/accepting/borrowing by counterparties; demand for credit and credit outstanding by non-financial domestic sectors and subsectors; household balance sheet and associated analytical measures of income, consumption, saving and wealth; and household housing loans outstanding by lending institution. All estimates are in current prices, and the capital accounts are presented in original, seasonal adjusted and trend terms.
6354.0Job Vacancies, Australia, May 2016
Results of the quarterly Job Vacancies Survey containing estimates of job vacancies classified by industry, sector and state/territory.

Friday 1 July 2016
First Issue
Responsible Use of ABS Microdata, User Guide
This user guide describes the types of microdata and the limitations for its use. It explains the responsibilities of microdata users, Responsible Officers and Contact Officers. It also includes information on the secure management of microdata and the consequences for individuals and organisations who fail to meet their responsibilities. This user guide will assist registered users with their compliance with the ABS Terms and Conditions of microdata access.
First Issue
Information Paper: Measuring Overcount and Undercount in the 2016 Population Census, July 2016
Explains the methodology to be used in conducting the 2016 Census Post Enumeration Survey, including changes since the 2011 survey.

Monday 4 July 2016
8731.0Building Approvals, Australia, May 2016
Provides the number and value of dwelling units approved by sector (public/private) and by state, number and value of new houses, new other residential dwelling units approved by type of building, and the number and value of non-residential building jobs approved by type of building (i.e. by function such as 'retail and wholesale trade', 'offices') and value ranges. State data includes the number of private sector houses approved; number and value of new other residential dwellings by type of building such as flats, units or apartments in a building of one or two storeys; number and value of non-residential building jobs by type of building and sector; and for Greater Capital City Statistical Areas, the total number of dwelling units approved broken down by Houses, Dwellings Excluding Houses and Total Dwelling Units. Seasonally adjusted and trend estimates by state are included for the number of dwelling units and value of building approved. The quarterly value of building approved is shown in chain volume measure terms. Small geographic area data cubes are presented for Statistical Areas Level 2 and Local Government Areas. Small area data cubes will be released in an "Additional information" release five business days after the main publication.

Tuesday 5 July 2016
5368.0International Trade in Goods and Services, Australia, May 2016
Provides estimates for 15 months of the major aggregates for, and the balance on, international trade in goods and services (balance of payments basis) in both seasonally adjusted and trend estimates terms. Longer term graphs are provided, in seasonally adjusted and trend estimates terms, for the goods and services aggregates, and the balance on goods and services. In addition it provides more detailed commodity statistics for both goods and services in original terms, with goods provided on balance of payments and international trade basis, together with year-to-date information. More detailed services statistics, in seasonally adjusted and trend terms on a monthly basis as well as original terms on a quarterly basis are also provided. Merchandise imports and exports are provided at one and two digit SITC level with selected commodities at three digit level. Merchandise trade data are provided by country and by state. Data on exchange rates and analytical comments are included.
8501.0Retail Trade, Australia, May 2016
Contains monthly estimates of turnover for retail establishments. Trend, seasonally adjusted and original estimates are included for industry groups and states and Australia in current price terms. More detailed current price data classified by state and industry sub group are available from the downloads tab on the ABS website

Wednesday 6 July 2016
3401.0Overseas Arrivals and Departures, Australia, May 2016
The monthly Overseas Arrivals and Departures (OAD) publication contains statistics on the travel movements of persons arriving in, and departing from, Australia. The focus of this publication is to provide information and analysis of short-term movements (i.e. less than one year), in particular short-term visitor arrivals (STVA) and short-term resident departures (STRD). Statistics on permanent and long-term movements (i.e. one year or more) are also available, however, permanent and long-term movements in this publication are not an appropriate source for migration statistics. For information on Net Overseas Migration (NOM) refer to Migration, Australia (cat. no. 3412.0) and for quarterly NOM data Australian Demographic Statistics (cat. no. 3101.0).
8109.0Research and Experimental Development, Government and Private Non-Profit Organisations, Australia, 2014-15
Expenditure and human resources devoted to research and experimental development (R&D) carried out by government and private non-profit organisations in Australia, classified by employment size, type of expenditure, type of resource, location of expenditure, source of funds, type of activity, fields of research and socio-economic objective. Most data are expressed in current prices but key aggregates are also expressed in chain volume terms.