Australia in numbers – 100 years of Year Book Australia on the web…

Most of us will be aware of the work of the Australian Bureau of Statistics – all Australians will have come across the Census – and most of us will at some stage (at school or uni or in their local library come across that wonderful annual compilation Year Book Australia.  This year is the 100th anniversary of the publication of the first yearbook inLeonora football club 1908 1908 – and you can access every edition free (along with the Census and many other statistics) online on the Australian Bureau of Statistics Website.  You can read more about the history and usefulness of the Australian Year Book in the 2008 edition on the ABS website.  

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