Australia

The Esri Australian datasets include both standard data sourced from Michael Bauer Research GmbH and advanced data sourced from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

Data sources

Standard data

Release:

February 2021.

Data:

© Michael Bauer Research GmbH 2020 based on © Australian Bureau of Statistics, UN.

Boundaries:

© Michael Bauer Research GmbH, Nuremberg, Germany, 2020. Data Source for Digital Boundaries: 2020 Michael Bauer Research GmbH based on © Australian Bureau of Statistics data.

Advanced data

Release:

June 2021.

Data:

Australia Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

Dataset information

Australia

Three-letter ISO country code

AUS

Currency

Australian Dollar

Three-letter currency code

AUD

Number of standard data attributes available

129

Number of standard data geography levels

10

Number of advanced data attributes available

864

Number of advanced data geography levels

6

Geography levels

Geography levelsAvailable for AustraliaAvailable through ArcGIS.com mapsStandard data feature countAdvanced data feature count

Country

X

X

1

1

Postcodes1

X

7

States

X

X

9

9

Postcodes2

X

52

Statistical Areas Level 4

X

X

89

89

Statistical Areas Level 3

X

X

337

340

Local Government Areas

X

X

544

Statistical Areas Level 2

X

X

2289

2292

Postcodes4

X

2651

Statistical Areas Level 1

X

X

57474

57490

Data apportionment settings

Learn more about how data apportionment works.

Threshold upper boundAggregation methodLevel of geography

150 km

Block Apportion

AU.StatisticalAreasLevel1

250 km

Centroids in Polygon

AU.StatisticalAreasLevel1

400 km

Centroids in Polygon

AU.Postcodes4

more

Centroids in Polygon

AU.StatisticalAreasLevel2

Standard data sociodemographics

Standard sociodemographic data listed is representative of the available datasets for this region. See the Standard data reference documents for the full list of available variables and sample report.

Data typeYearDescription

Total Population

2020

Count of total population by regional boundaries.

Population Density

2020

Regional population count divided by total regional sq. kilometers/miles.

Population per Mill

2020

Count of total regional population divided by total national population and multiplied by 1,000.

Total population by gender

2020

Count of regional male and female population.

Total Households

2020

Count of total number of households within regional boundaries.

Average Household Size

2020

Average size of households within regional boundaries; calculated by dividing the number of persons living in households by the total number of households.

Total population by age and gender

2020

Count of regional total, male, and female population grouped by age.

Households by Income

2020

Count of regional households grouped by reported annual household income.

Households by Type

2020

Count of regional households grouped by household population structure, for example, single parent with children, married couple no children, and so forth.

Marital Status

2020

Count of regional adult population grouped by marital status type: single, married, etc.

Educational Attainment

2020

Count of regional population grouped by educational attainment levels.

Unemployed Population

2020

Count of regional unemployed population.

Purchasing Power: Total

2020

Total regional disposable income (income after taxes).

Purchasing Power: Per Mill

2020

Total regional disposable income (income after taxes) divided by total regional population and multiplied by 1,000.

Purchasing Power: Per Capita

2020

Total regional disposable income (income after taxes) divided by total regional population.

Purchasing Power: Index

2020

A measure that compares the regional disposable income (income after taxes) to the national average, which has an index value of 100. For example, if a region's purchasing power index is 89, it has 11% less disposable income than the national average; if the region's index is 117, it has 17% more purchasing power than average.

Consumer Expenditures

2020

Total consumer expenditure for specific product and service types. Data provided includes:

  • Total regional expenditure on the product or service, such as total expenditure on Alcoholic Beverages.
  • Total expenditure Per Mill: the total amount spent on the product or service in this region divided by the total regional population and multiplied by 1,000.
  • Total expenditure Per Capita: the total amount spent on the product or service in this region divided by the total regional population.
  • Total expenditure Index: a measure that compares regional spending on the product or service to national spending. The national index value is 100. If a region's expenditure index is 89, the region spends 11% less than the national average on this product or service; if the regional index is 117, it spends 17% more than the national average.

Advanced data sociodemographics

Advanced sociodemographic data listed is representative of the available datasets for this region. See the Advanced data reference documents for the full list of available variables, methodology, and sample report.

Data typeYearDescription

Total Population

2016

Count of total regional population.

Population Density

2016

Regional population count divided by regional land measurement.

Population by age and gender

2016

Count of regional population grouped by age and gender.

Marital Status

2016

Count of regional adult populations grouped by marital status categories, such as single, married, and so forth; might be further refined by age, gender, and race or ethnicity categories.

Family Composition

2016

Count of regional family households grouped into categories, such as with or without children.

Family Households

2016

Count of regional households that qualify as a family household (related to the householder) grouped by relationship, age, or other demographics.

Nonfamily Households

2016

Count of regional households that qualify as a nonfamily household (not related to the householder) grouped by age or other demographics.

Religious affiliation

2016

Count of regional populations grouped by religious affiliation; might be further refined by age, gender, and race or ethnicity categories.

Nationality

2016

Count of regional population grouped by specific nationality or country of origin categories; might be further refined by age or gender categories.

Educational Attainment

2016

Count of regional population grouped by educational attainment levels; might be further refined by age, gender, and race or ethnicity categories.

Language spoken at home

2016

Count of regional population grouped by the primary language spoken at home; might be further refined by age, gender, and race or ethnicity categories.

Total Households

2016

Count of regional households, typically defined as persons living together in one housing unit.

Average Household Size

2016

Calculates average number of household members for this region; divides regional total number of all households and various household categories by the regional total number of household members.

Household Population by relationships

2016

Count of regional household members grouped by age and relationship to other household members, such as married to another household member, non-relative, and so forth.

Housing Units by housing metrics

2016

Count of regional housing units grouped by data such as dwelling type, number of rooms, resident length of tenure, and so forth.

Household composition

2016

Count of regional households grouped by household population structure, such as married couple with children, non-relatives, and so forth.

Housing Units by ownership

2016

Count of regional housing units grouped by expenditure categories, such as owned or rented and amount spent on rent or mortgage.

Households by income

2016

Count of regional households grouped by income level categories.

Income by gender

2016

Count of regional total, male, and female populations grouped by income level categories.

Occupations

2016

Count of regional adult population and householders by specific professions or industries; might be further refined by age, gender, and race or ethnicity categories.

Standard data reference documents

Advanced data reference documents