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Statistics

This guide provides up-to-date links to major national and international Statistics sources.

About this Guide

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Welcome to the Statistics guide where you will find a range of authoritative and up-to-date statistical sources. Use statistics in your assignments to support and strengthen your claims.

Australian Government Public Data

Find and reuse public datasets from the Australian government at Data.gov.au.

The Language of Statistics

Why ought we state that some finding has a '5% chance of not being true', rather than a '95% chance of being true'?

Learn about the language of statistics from:

Search Google for Statistics

  • To search for an exact phrase, use quotation marks: "working conditions".
  • To limit your search results to a specific domain, e.g., Australian government websites, enter site:.gov.au.