Nearly Two-thirds Of Australian Households Now Have Broadband: Abs 16th December 2009 - Views: 314 This is an increase of 700,000 households or 16% on the previous year - nearly two-thirds (62%) of all households now have broadband.
Cpi Up For Review: Abs 15th December 2009 - Views: 342 The Australian Bureau of Statistics today announced a major review of its Consumer Price Index (CPI). The last major review was undertaken in 1997.
Prisoner Numbers Rise By 6%: Abs 10th December 2009 - Views: 275 Western Australia and the Northern Territory had the highest proportional increases in prisoner numbers (17% and 11% increase in the number of prisoners respectively) and continued to have the highest imprisonment rates (260 and 660 prisoners per 100,000 adults respectively).
Australians Smoke Less But Weigh More: Abs 10th December 2009 - Views: 300 The ABS also found that more of us are living alone, and there has been a fall in the number of jobless families.
Australia's Population Continues To Age: Abs 9th December 2009 - Views: 274 However, in the 12 months to June 2009, the number of children aged 0–14 years increased by 58,900 (1.4%).