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Tuesday 31 March 2015
    Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2013-14
    Contains latest available estimates of the resident populations of areas of Australia as at 30 June in each year from 2004. These estimates are provided for Statistical Areas Level 2 - 4 (SA2s - SA4s), Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (GCCSAs), and states and territories of Australia according to the current edition of the Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS).

    Estimates are also provided for Local Government Areas (LGAs), Significant Urban Areas, Remoteness Areas, and Commonwealth and State Electoral Divisions.
    Causes of Death, Australia, 2013
    This publication presents statistics on the number of deaths, for reference year by state or territory of Australia, sex, selected age groups, and cause of death classified to the World Health Organisation's International Classification of Diseases (ICD). Version 10 of the ICD was introduced from the 1999 reference year. Causes of death are presented in the publication in a number of different ways including: by underlying cause, leading causes and multiple causes. Data are also presented for deaths of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons, and for suicide deaths.

    The 2013 data presented in this publication are preliminary data and will be subject to a revision process. Revised 2012 and final 2011 Causes of Death data are also presented in this publication by underlying cause of death. For further information on the revision process see linked Explanatory Notes and Technical Note.

    Statistics on the number of perinatal deaths, for reference year by state or territory of usual residence of Australia, sex and cause of death classified to the World Health Organisation's International Classification of Diseases (ICD) are also presented. Data are published for reference years from 2004 to 2013.
Additional Information
    Migration, Australia, 2013-14
    This issue contains a new annual series of regional internal migration estimates for 2006-07 to 2013-14. These estimates are provided for Statistical Areas Level 2 (SA2s) and Local Government Areas (LGAs) based on the Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS). Age and sex breakdowns of the series are also provided for broader regions.
First Issue
    Mental Health Statistics, 2015
    This release lists the latest mental health publications and other ABS sources of mental health-related statistics. It includes information on key collections and descriptions of the type of mental health data available. Short articles on a range of mental health topics will also be published under this catalogue number.
First Issue
    Information Paper: Changes to Publication 6401.0 - Consumer Price Index, Australia, 2015
    This information paper describes upcoming changes to the Consumer Price Index, Australia (cat. no. 6401.0).

    The first change relates to releasing the Weighted median and Trimmed mean indexes to four decimal places, and calculating the percentage changes from these indexes. The second change involves releasing additional seasonally adjusted indexes in the time series spreadsheets.

Wednesday 1 April 2015
    Internet Activity, Australia, December 2014
    Contains details of internet activity supplied by Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Australia with more than 1,000 subscribers. It includes information on internet subscribers by type of connection, by type of user (business/household), the volume of data downloaded, the advertised speed of the internet connection and the location of the subscriber (by state or territory).
    Building Approvals, Australia, February 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.
    Engineering Construction Activity, Australia, December 2014
    Contains value of engineering construction work done, commenced and yet to be done, classified by state or territory, commodity (roads, bridges, pipelines etc), sector (public/private) undertaking the work, and sector for whom the work is being done. Includes seasonally adjusted estimates of the value of work done by sector in both current prices and in chain volume measure terms. It includes more comprehensive and updated information to that contained in Cat. No. 8755.0.

Thursday 2 April 2015
    International Trade in Goods and Services, Australia, February 2015
    Provides estimates for 15 months of the major aggregates for, and the balance on, international trade in goods and services (balance of payments basis) in both seasonally adjusted and trend estimates terms. Longer term graphs are provided, in seasonally adjusted and trend estimates terms, for the goods and services aggregates, and the balance on goods and services. In addition it provides more detailed commodity statistics for both goods and services in original terms, with goods provided on balance of payments and international trade basis, together with year-to-date information. More detailed services statistics, in seasonally adjusted and trend terms on a monthly basis as well as original terms on a quarterly basis are also provided. Merchandise imports and exports are provided at one and two digit SITC level with selected commodities at three digit level. Merchandise trade data are provided by country and by state. Data on exchange rates and analytical comments are included.
    Job Vacancies, Australia, February 2015
    Results of the quarterly Job Vacancies Survey containing estimates of job vacancies classified by industry, sector and state/territory.

Friday 3 April 2015
No scheduled releases today.

Monday 6 April 2015
No scheduled releases today.

Tuesday 7 April 2015
    Retail Trade, Australia, February 2015
    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

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