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Wednesday 25 November 2015
    Marriages and Divorces, Australia, 2014
    Marriage and divorce statistics provide valuable information for the analysis of family formation and structure in Australia. This electronic product presents data at the national and state level.

    Marriages data is presented by age, previous martial status, country of birth and relative country of birth of both males and females, type of celebrant and whether couples live together prior to marriage. Crude and age-specific marriage rates are also provided.

    Divorces data is presented by age, duration of marriage at final separation and at date made absolute, country of birth and number of children.

    This product replaces 3306.0.55.001 Marriages Australia (cat. no. 3306.0.55.001) and 3307.0.55.001 Divorces Australia (cat. no. 3307.0.55.001).
    Tourist Accommodation, Australia, 2014-15
    This annual release of the STA contains four quarters of the 2014-15 financial year, that is September quarter 2014, December quarter 2014, March quarter 2015 and June quarter 2015.

    This release contains information on the supply of, and demand for, tourist accommodation facilities. Data include number of establishments and capacity for each quarter of the 2014-15 financial year and occupancy and takings from accommodation for each month; by type of establishment and accommodation class. Data are presented for each state/territory and Australia, and by Tourism Region and Statistical Area Level 2.

    Results are for hotels, motels and guest houses with 15 or more rooms and serviced apartments with 15 or more units.
    Construction Work Done, Australia, Preliminary, September 2015
    Presents preliminary statistics for the value of construction work done in Australia. Separate data is shown for building work done and for engineering work done for both the private and public sectors. The building work done data is further dissected into new residential, alterations and additions to residential and non-residential work. Original, seasonally adjusted and trend estimates for Australia, as well as some original state and territory data, are provided in current prices and chain volume measures terms. This is the major source of data used to compile the national accounts estimates for private gross fixed capital formation on dwellings, and other buildings and structures.

Thursday 26 November 2015
    Water Account, Australia, 2013-14
    The 9th edition of Water Account, Australia presents information on the physical and monetary supply and use of water in the Australian economy in 2013-14, compiled in accordance with the System of Environmental-Economic Accounts (SEEA).

    Water Account, Australia also provides information on the water use and consumptive practices of key industries (Agriculture, Water supply, sewerage and drainage) and households.

    This publication presents datacubes for Australia and the states and territories.
    Australian National Accounts: Distribution of Household Income, Consumption and Wealth, 2003-04 to 2014-15
    Time series data for the distribution of household income, consumption and wealth initially published in cat. no, 5204.0.55.009
    Assets and Liabilities of Australian Securitisers, September 2015
    Provides quarterly information on the assets and liabilities of securitisers. These financial institutions issue short and/or long term securities (known as asset-backed securities) against specifically matched assets (e.g. mortgages, credit card receivables). Securitisers use the cash flows from the pool of assets to service the interest payments on the issued securities.
    Private New Capital Expenditure and Expected Expenditure, Australia, September 2015
    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.
    Managed Funds, Australia, September 2015
    Provides information quarterly, about money pooled for investment purposes in the managed funds industry. The statistics also provide the consolidated assets of managed funds institutions, classified by type of asset. The statistics also present unconsolidated information on the assets and liabilities of life insurance corporations, superannuation (pension) funds, public offer (retail) unit trusts, common funds, friendly societies and cash management trusts and the source of funds being invested with resident investment managers.

Friday 27 November 2015
First Issue
    Information Paper: Experimental Estimates of Industry Level KLEMS Multifactor Productivity, 2015
    This paper presents experimental estimates of industry level KLEMS multifactor productivity (MFP) for the 16 industries that comprise the market sector. The purpose of these estimates is to enable analysis of industry level productivity performance.
    Education and Work, Australia, May 2015
    Provides selected information on participation in education, highest educational attainment, transition from education to work and current labour force and demographic characteristics for the civilian population aged 15-74 years. Characteristics reported on include: type of educational institution attended or attending; level and main field of education of current study and highest level and main field of educational attainment.

    Information on unsuccessful enrolment, and deferment of study, is included for persons not studying in the survey year. Data on apprenticeships are also provided.

    Some of the statistical tables are presented in time series format. This product includes Data Cubes in spreadsheet format only.

    Please note State and Territory level Time series data cubes previously published under catalogue number 6227.0.55.003 are now published under this 6227.0 catalogue number.
Replacement Content
    Livestock Products, Australia, September 2015
    This release updates the main features page, datacube and time-series spreadsheets to correct errors in chicken data published in the September 2015 quarter.

Monday 30 November 2015
    Business Indicators, Australia, September 2015
    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.
Additional Information
    Household Income and Wealth, Australia, 2013-14
    This release includes new information: - Median net worth added to Household Assets and Liabilities tables for each subpopulation - Time series estimates of Imputed rent using a new experimental methodology available in Data cube 13. A paper explaining the new methodology will be released on 11 December 2015 (catalogue no. 6525.0) - Imputed rent for owner occupiers added to Income distribution tables for each subpopulation - Income (including imputed rent) totals added to Income, Government Benefits and Taxes tables for each subpopulation - Low economic resource households tables added to Data cube 3.

    The tables are available from the 'Downloads' tab.
    Mineral and Petroleum Exploration, Australia, September 2015
    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.

Tuesday 1 December 2015
    Balance of Payments and International Investment Position, Australia, September 2015
    Provides detailed quarterly balance of payments tables on current, capital and financial transactions for the latest six quarters, including seasonally adjusted, trend and chain volume measures of the current account. It also provides a complete international investment position statement with details of the level of investment, investment flows and associated income. Detailed information is also provided on Australia's foreign debt. It includes longer term historical series, exchange rates, analytical ratios, analytical comment, graphs of principal aggregates as well as articles of interest and a list of such articles published in recent related publications.
    Government Finance Statistics, Australia, September Quarter 2015
    This release presents Government Finance Statistics (GFS) on an accrual accounting basis for the general government sector and the non-financial public sector. The key statement presented is the operating statement.
    Building Approvals, Australia, October 2015
    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 2 December 2015
    Australian National Accounts: National Income, Expenditure and Product, September 2015
    Detailed presentation of quarterly national accounts showing both current price estimates and chain volume measures in original, seasonally adjusted and trend terms. State details for components of state final demand are also included.

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