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Performing Arts: Information on music, theatre, dance, opera and other performing arts drawn from the ABS Attendance at Selected Cultural Venues and Events Survey, the ABS Work in Selected Culture and Leisure Activities Survey and the Census of Population and Housing.
Music Composition, Distribution and Publishing: Looks at the industries that create and distribute music with data drawn from the Australian Recording Industry Association Limited (ARIA) and the Census of Population and Housing.
Literature and Print Media: An overview of businesses involved in the production of print media with a focus on the results of the 2003-04 ABS Book Publishers Survey.
Visual Arts and Crafts: Information about the production and sale of visual arts and crafts featuring results from the ABS Work in Selected Culture and Leisure Activities Survey and the Census of Population and Housing.
Design: Focuses on those organisations mainly involved in the design of objects, environments and services such as architects, advertising agencies and graphic designers with information taken from a variety of ABS sources.
Film and Video: Encompasses those industries involved in the production, distribution and exhibition of films and videos. Information has been sourced from Screen Australia and numerous ABS surveys.
Broadcasting: Focuses on the activities of radio and television organisations with data largely sourced from the 2006-07 ABS Television, Film and Video Production and Post-Production Services Survey.



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