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ABS Census - C22 Mode Of Travel To Work (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 data on mode of travel to work. 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 January 23, 2020, 00:36 (UTC)
Created November 12, 2019, 00:43 (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_c22_mode_of_travel_to_work_cd_1981
Aggregation Level NA
Attribute List Collection District code, Geometry Field, Mode(s) used - Bicycle Female, Mode(s) used - Bicycle Male, Mode(s) used - Bus Female, Mode(s) used - Bus Male, Mode(s) used - Car as Driver Female, Mode(s) used - Car as Driver Male, Mode(s) used - Car as Passenger Female, Mode(s) used - Car as Passenger Male, Mode(s) used - Ferry or Tram Female, Mode(s) used - Ferry or Tram Male, Mode(s) used - Motor Bike Female, Mode(s) used - Motor Bike Male, Mode(s) used - Taxi Female, Mode(s) used - Taxi Male, Mode(s) used - Train Female, Mode(s) used - Train Male, Mode(s) used - Walked only Female, Mode(s) used - Walked only Male, No. of modes used - 1 mode Female, No. of modes used - 1 mode Male, No. of modes used - 2 modes Female, No. of modes used - 2 modes Male, No. of modes used - 3 modes Female, No. of modes used - 3 modes Male, No. of modes used - Did not go to work Female, No. of modes used - Did not go to work Male, No. of modes used - Not Stated Female, No. of modes used - Not Stated Male, No. of modes used - Worked at home Female, No. of modes used - Worked at home Male
Attribution Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Bureau of Statistics, (1981): ABS Census - C22 Mode Of Travel To Work (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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