Type your search and hit enter

ABS - News, Features, and Slideshows


  • PwC delivers 2021 Census services on AWS

    ​PwC Australia has been selected by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) to deliver key 2021 Census services.

    Written by Samira Sarraf03 May 19 14:22
  • Can the internet save the gay marriage vote?

    The federal government has asked the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) to carry out a survey to determine if Australians are for or against gay marriage.

    Written by Ian Brightwell15 Aug. 17 01:00
  • Why you're not investing enough in IT security

    The minute you outsource responsibility or governance of information security to a third party, you tie a noose around your neck and hand the end of the rope to a vendor.​

    Written by Rodney Byfield13 Jan. 17 11:49
  • ​CPSU defends ABS over Census debacle

    The Community and Public Sector Union (CPSU) has defended Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) staff who worked on the 2016 Census saying they displayed a high level of professionalism “under difficult circumstances and significant funding pressures.”

    Written by Byron Connolly22 Sept. 16 13:17
  • Government to tip $250M into ABS to modernise IT

    The Federal Government will invest around $250 million over five years to modernise IT infrastructure and statistical analysis processes at the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

    Written by Byron Connolly07 May 15 10:33
  • Financial services firms are laggards online

    Many financial services firms are still not transacting online, despite rapid changes in the sector, including the development of Internet banking.

    Written by Byron Connolly20 June 14 11:12
  • Retail turnover grows 0.4% in September

    Retail turnover improved across most Australian states and industries in September, continuing a streak of slim overall gains, ABS data shows

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling03 Nov. 11 18:46
  • Australian Bureau of Statistics eyes new CIO

    The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is on the hunt for a new CIO to replace Jenine Borowik who exited the role in August this year.

    Written by Chloe Herrick31 Oct. 11 15:37
  • Australian economy grew 2.1% in FY11

    Australia's GDP increased by 2.1% in 2011 during the 20th year of growth, ABS data shows, and the nation's total net worth gained by more than $62b

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling28 Oct. 11 18:30