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ABS Building Activity, Australia

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The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Building Activity Australia publication contains detailed estimates from the quarterly Building Activity Survey. Each issue includes revisions to the previous quarter. Therefore data for the latest quarter should be considered to be preliminary only. The statistics were compiled using building approval details and returns collected from builders and other individuals and organisations engaged in building activity.

The statistics relate to building activity which includes construction of new buildings and alterations and additions to existing buildings.

Link to data source:Help on this termhttp://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Lookup/8752.0Explanatory%20Notes1Mar%202011?OpenDocument

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Frequency:Help on this termQuarterly

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Data custodian:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics