Australian System of National Accounts
National Income and Production Section
Australian Bureau of Statistics, Canberra
Telephone (02) 6252 6711
In the Australian System of National Accounts (ASNA), several estimates relevant to education are published.
The National Accounts refer to the overall Australian economy.
Quarters (the three months ending March, June, September, and December), and financial year.
Frequency of Collection
The ASNA data are compiled quarterly. Published estimates are subject to revision for several quarters after their first publication.
Method of collection
Some specific purpose surveys are run for National Accounts purposes. Other data are drawn from a range of relevant collections and sources.
The quarterly publication, Australian National Accounts: National Income, Expenditure and Product (ABS cat. no. 5206.0) is released approximately two months after the end of the reference quarter. The annual publication Australian System of National Accounts (ABS cat. no. 5204.0) contains many more tables, and numerous aggregates relevant to education. State and territory estimates of Gross State Product, and other relevant state data, are published annually in Australian National Accounts: State Accounts (ABS cat. no. 5220.0).
Australian National Accounts: National Income, Expenditure and Product (ABS cat. no. 5206.0) - issued quarterly
Australian System of National Accounts (ABS cat. no. 5204.0) - issued annually
Australian National Accounts: State Accounts (ABS cat. no. 5220.0) - issued annually
Information Paper on ASNA
Australian National Accounts: Concepts, Sources and Methods (cat. no. 5216.0)
Data are available for Australia, the states, and the two mainland territories.
Related detailed aggregates are published in Government Finance Statistics, Education, Australia (ABS cat. no. 5518.0.55.001).
Aggregates for education are published in the following series:
- Industry gross value added;
- Labour input and Labour productivity, by industry
- Government final consumption expenditure;
- Household final consumption expenditure;
- Total factor income;
- Consumption of fixed capital;
- Compensation of employees;
- Private gross fixed capital formation;
- General government gross fixed capital formation;
- Public corporations gross fixed capital formation; and
- Capital stock by industry.
Estimates for Education are available from September quarter 1974 onwards.