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Catalogue NumberTitle

Monday 29 August 2016
6224.0.55.001Labour Force, Australia: Labour Force Status and Other Characteristics of Families, June 2015
The 2015 datacubes contain detailed information about labour force status and other characteristics of families using original data collected in the Labour Force Survey. This release will also contain data from 2012 to 2014

Tuesday 30 August 2016
1005.0ABS Corporate Plan, 2016-20
The ABS Corporate Plan outlines the role of the ABS as a national statistical agency and the future directions of the organisation.
8731.0Building Approvals, Australia, July 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.

Wednesday 31 August 2016
4125.0Gender Indicators, Australia, August 2016
This release of Gender Indicators, Australia presents an update to data for the national set of gender indicators, where available.

Gender Indicators, Australia draws in a wide range of ABS statistics and statistics from other official sources. These indicators will aid in exploring the differences between males and females, and how their economic and social conditions are changing over time.

This information will assist and inform government policy and decision makers in the development, monitoring and evaluation of policies and programs aimed at achieving gender equality.
6333.0Characteristics of Employment, Australia, August 2015
Contains information on: weekly earnings of employees which shows the distribution of weekly earnings of all wage and salary earners classified by full-time/part-time workers; employment characteristics which presents data on fixed-term contracts, and independent contracts all of which can be cross classified by other employment characteristics such as hours worked, industry, occupation and sector of job as well as personal characteristics.
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First Issue
Microdata: Characteristics of Employment, Australia, 2015
Microdata product that contains information on: weekly earnings of employees which shows the distribution of weekly earnings of all wage and salary earners classified by full-time/part-time workers; employment characteristics which presents data on fixed-term contracts, independent contractors, all of which can be cross classified by other employment characteristics such as hours worked, industry, occupation and sector of job as well as personal characteristics.

Thursday 1 September 2016
5625.0Private New Capital Expenditure and Expected Expenditure, Australia, June 2016
Preliminary estimates derived from a sample survey of private businesses. Contains estimates of actual and expected new capital expenditure by type of asset (new buildings and other structures/equipment, plant and machinery) and by selected Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification industries. These statistics are expressed in current prices and chain volume measures, in original, seasonally adjusted and trend terms and are available for Australia and by state/territory.
6321.0.55.001Industrial Disputes, Australia, June 2016
Quarterly results of the Industrial Disputes collection containing estimates of industrial disputes, employees involved and working days lost classified by states and territories, industry, cause of dispute, duration and the reason work resumed.
8501.0Retail Trade, Australia, July 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

Friday 2 September 2016
No scheduled releases today.

Monday 5 September 2016
5676.0Business Indicators, Australia, June 2016
Contains quarterly estimates of profits, income from the sale of goods and services, wages and salaries, and the book value of inventories. These data are classified by broad industry, and original, seasonally adjusted and trend estimates are included for Australia, in current price terms. Volume measures are published for sales and inventories. State/territory data will also be included for sales, and wages and salaries, in current price terms.
7218.0.55.001Livestock and Meat, Australia, July 2016
This publication presents statistics on livestock slaughterings and meat production. These statistics are based on a monthly collection from abattoirs and other major slaughtering establishments and include estimates of animals slaughtered by country butchers and other small slaughtering establishments. More detailed information on this series can be obtained by referring to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) quarterly publication, Livestock Products, Australia (cat. no. 7215.0). Additional time series spreadsheets containing state/territory and national data are available from the Downloads tab for this publication. These spreadsheets contain original, seasonally adjusted and trend estimates for slaughtering and meat production for bulls, bullocks and steers, cows and heifers, cattle (excluding calves), calves, sheep, lambs and pigs.
8412.0Mineral and Petroleum Exploration, Australia, June 2016
Actual and expected expenditure by private organisations exploring for minerals and petroleum. Mineral exploration expenditure is classified by state and commodity, and data are provided on metres drilled. Petroleum exploration expenditure is classified by onshore/offshore, and from the September quarter 1994, by region.