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ABS Census - C02 Summary Of Housing (CD) 1981

The 1981 Census Collection District Summary File (CDSF) presents summary characteristics of persons and their dwellings for every Collection District (CD) in Australia for 1981. The census information is made up of 34 tables giving data for both persons and dwellings.

This table contains a summary of housing. Census counts were based on place of enumeration on census night which; includes overseas visitors; excludes Australians overseas; and excludes adjustment for under-enumeration. The data is by Census Collection District 1981 boundaries. Periodicity: 5-Yearly.

This data is ABS data (cat. no. 2103.0 & original geographic boundary cat. no. 1261.0.30.001) used with permission from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The tabular data was processed and supplied to AURIN by the Australian Data Archives. The cleaned, high resolution 1981 geographic boundaries are available from data.gov.au: https://data.gov.au/dataset/census-1981-edition-boundaries.

For more information please refer to "Making Sense of Census 1981": http://www.ausstats.abs.gov.au/ausstats/free.nsf/0/9C0C9F703AF5E397CA25758400120F3C/$File/21400_1981_Making_Sense_of_Census.pdf.

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Source https://portal.aurin.org.au
Last Updated March 20, 2020, 05:50 (UTC)
Created November 12, 2019, 00:36 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia (CC BY 2.5 AU)
AURIN Open API ID aurin:datasource-AU_Govt_ABS_Census-UoM_AURIN_DB_Census1981_c02_summary_of_housing_cd_1981
Aggregation Level NA
Attribute List Collection District code, Geometry Field, Occupied private dwellings, Unoccupied private dwellings
Attribution Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Bureau of Statistics, (1981): ABS Census - C02 Summary Of Housing (CD) 1981; accessed from AURIN on [date of access].
Coordinate Ref. System EPSG:4283 (GDA_1994)
Copyright Notice © Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Bureau of Statistics 1981
Geometry Field wkb_geometry
Key ccd_code
Type dataset
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