The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is Australia’s official national statistical agency, created as the Commonwealth Bureau of Census and Statistics in 1905. The ABS will collect, compile, analyse and disseminate information on a wide range of social and economic matters such as families and communities, consumer price index and gross domestic product.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts economic data such as Index Numbers (All groups – Australia) and the Percentage Change from corresponding quarter of the previous year.
Some of the data items available include: the Monthly Frequency Item (Rimes Calculated) and Quarterly Frequency Item.