Gender Indicators, Australia

The sixth issue of Gender Indicators, Australia (cat. no. 4125.0) will be released on Tuesday 25 February 2014. It includes a link to a podcast between Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner from the Australian Human Rights Commission and GSAG member, and Paul Jelfs, First Assistant Statistician, Social, Health and Labour Division, Australian Bureau of Statistics.

 In the podcast, Elizabeth and Paul discuss the value of gender disaggregated data and how it informs the policy debate around gender equality.

Other features of the sixth release:

  • ‘Latest highlights’ pages which emphasise the most recently released data for each domain. Previously the ‘Snap shot’ page, the ‘Latest highlights’ pages will be accessed from the Contents page.
  • The Safety and Justice commentary and data cube have been updated with data from the 2012 Personal Safety Survey (cat. no. 4906.0).

Social media posts will also go up on the ABS Facebook and ABS Twitter accounts some time after 11.30 am on 25 February 2014.