Information Development Plan
Reports and Review
Each year in consultation with key stakeholders, the ABS will produce an annual report of achievements against the actions listed for each of the priorities in the Plan.
Annual Progress Reports
Other information and related publications
Information Paper: Key Issues Relating to Children and Youth, 2005 (cat. no. 4908.0) discusses the key issues in the children and youth field, including relevant government policies and programs. For each key issue the main questions surrounding it are identified. Data sources applicable to each issue are mentioned with further details provided in an appendix.
Information Paper: Field of Children and Youth Statistics, 2005 (cat. no. 4910.0) freely covers the field of children and youth statistics and the key concepts and statistical tools that apply to it. The paper discusses a range of topics including: frameworks; policies; children and youth in an international context; and key concepts (age, development, dependency, childhood, social and legal responsibilities).
Both of the above papers were released in April 2005 and are freely available on the ABS website.
Further information about other projects, general information and data sources for children and youth statistics, and ABS contact details are available from the children and youth theme page on the ABS web site.