More Census Products

Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA)

** 2016 Census data added March 2018 **

Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) ranks areas in Australia according to relative socio-economic advantage and disadvantage. The indexes are based on information from the five-yearly Census.

Census Sample File (CSF)

** 2016 Census Microdata released 2018 **

A Census Sample File is a Confidentialised Unit Record File (CURF) of Census variables. This contains a small random sample of unidentified private households, associated persons, and a small random sample of persons in non-private dwellings.

Australian Census Longitudinal Dataset (ACLD)

** 2016 Census data added December 2017 **

The Australian Census Longitudinal Dataset (ACLD) brings together data from the 2011 and 2016 Censuses to create a research tool for exploring how Australian society is changing over time.

Mesh Block Counts

Mesh Block Counts are identified with a unique 11 digit code and are the smallest geographical unit (in the Australian Statistical Geography Standard) for which Census data is output . These datasets contain counts of the total usual resident population and the total dwelling count from the 2016 Census of Population and Housing.