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ABS Census - U24 Occupation By Birthplace (SLA) 1986

Statistical Local Area (SLA) based data for Occupation By Birthplace, 1986 census. Census counts were based on place of usual residence which; excludes overseas visitors; excludes Australians overseas; and excludes adjustment for under-enumeration. The data is by SLA 1986 boundaries. Periodicity: 5-Yearly.

This data is ABS data (original geographic boundary cat. no. 1261.0.30.001 & census dictionary cat. no. 2102.0) 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 1986 geographic boundaries are available from

For more information please refer to the 1986 Census Dictionary:$File/21740_1986_Census_Dictionary.pdf.

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Field Value
Last Updated December 18, 2020, 04:08 (UTC)
Created November 12, 2019, 00:44 (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_Census1986_u24_occupation_by_birthplace_sla_1986
Aggregation Level NA
Attribute List Clerks: Australia, Clerks: Not stated, Clerks: Overseas, Geometry field, Inad Described & NEI: Australia, Inad Described & NEI: Not stated, Inad Described & NEI: Overseas, Labourers & Related Workers: Australia, Labourers & Related Workers: Not stated, Labourers & Related Workers: Overseas, Managers & Administrators: Australia, Managers & Administrators: Not stated, Managers & Administrators: Overseas, Not Stated: Australia, Not Stated: Not stated, Not Stated: Overseas, Para-Professionals: Australia, Para-Professionals: Not stated, Para-Professionals: Overseas, Plant & Machine Operators: Australia, Plant & Machine Operators: Not stated, Plant & Machine Operators: Overseas, Professionals: Australia, Professionals: Not stated, Professionals: Overseas, SLA 5 Digit Code 1986, SLA Main Code 1986, SLA Name 1986, Sales & Personal Services: Australia, Sales & Personal Services: Not stated, Sales & Personal Services: Overseas, Tradespersons: Australia, Tradespersons: Not stated, Tradespersons: Overseas
Attribution Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Bureau of Statistics, (2011): ABS Census - U24 Occupation By Birthplace (SLA) 1986; 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 2011
Geometry Field wkb_geometry
Key sla_5digitcode_1986
Type dataset
spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[96.82, -43.74], [159.11, -43.74], [159.11, -9.14], [96.82, -9.14], [96.82, -43.74]]]}