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So laments the title track of Welsh rockers Budgie's 2006 album "You're All Living in Cuckooland". Unless you've lived under a heavy rock for most of the 21st century, it's impossible to escape the almost constant media coverage of radical Islamist atrocities, fed...read more
Summary of latest Tasmanian Business Counts 2018read more
It might not sound like the most riveting subject to discuss over a BBQ beer or plonk, but there's more to it than most of us might think. With Australia's record breaking immigration rates over recent years and consequent eye-watering population growth, all those new...read more
It's great the ABS have made accessing census and standard geography data so mush easier, and of course as all taxpayer funded data sets should be, at not cost. Some, wishing to leverage postcode information, see what they wish to see - ABS postal areas (POAs) =...read more
We're generally a mixed lot. Suburbs with big expensive homes rubbing shoulders with more modest ones are familiar to many of us. Weekly personal incomes are another addition to the current data release. In this example we show postcodes where a threshold percentage...read more
So says the headline on Dick Smith's Fair Go web site. It links to an original article by Eryck Bagshaw of the Sydney Morning Herald. Interesting reading, there are even some bar charts. These articles prompted us to look at our postcode level Census data. One of the...read more