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Australian Election Study, 1990

Ian McAllister, Roger Jones, Elim Papadakis & David Gow
The Australian Election Study 1990 is the second in the series initiated in 1987, and builds on the data collected earlier in the 1967 and 1979 Australian Political Attitudes Surveys. The series provides a long-term perspective on stability and change in the political attitudes and behaviour of the Australian electorate, and investigates the changing social bases of Australian politics as the economy and society modernise and change character. In addition to these long-term perspectives it...

Australian Election Study Combined Data, 2001

Clive Bean, Rachel Gibson, David Gow & Ian McAllister
The 2001 Australian Election Study is the sixth in a series of surveys beginning in 1987 that have been timed to coincide with Australian Federal elections. The series also builds on the 1967, 1969 and 1979 Australian Political Attitudes Surveys. The Australian Election Studies aim to provide a long-term perspective on stability and change in the political attitudes and behaviour of the Australian electorate, and investigate the changing social bases of Australian politics as the...

National Social Science Survey, 1989-90

Jonathan Kelley, Clive Bean & Mariah Evans
This file combines the fourth and fifth studies in the National Social Science Survey (NSSS) series and repeats many of the questions asked in previous rounds. While conducted as two separate mail surveys, questionnaires for the Family Survey, conducted in 1989-90, and the Lifestyles Survey, conducted in 1990, were identical for the most part allowing responses from both samples to be combined. The Family Survey component also includes questions asked as part of the International...

National Drug Strategy Household Survey, 2004

Mark Cooper-Stanbury & Amber Summerill
This study is the eighth in a series of national household surveys to examine current awareness, attitudes and behaviour related to drugs and drug problems, usage of drugs, and to assess changes in these attitudes and usage over the period 1985-2004. The seven earlier studies are Social Issues in Australia, 1985; the National Campaign Against Drug Abuse Social Issues Survey, 1988; the National Campaign Against Drug Abuse Social Issues Survey, 1991; the National Campaign Against...

National Drug Strategy Household Survey, 2007

David Batts
The 2007 National Drug Strategy Household Survey was conducted between July and November of 2007 and examines current awareness of attitudes and behaviours toward drugs and drug problems within the Australian community, focussing on respondents personal attitudes toward drugs, knowledge of drugs and drug histories. This is the ninth survey in a series of national household surveys which focus on drugs and drug behaviour and is the fourth in the series conducted by the Australian...

Lowy Institute Poll, 2017

Alexandra Oliver
The 2017 Poll is the thirteenth annual Poll by the Lowy Institute in Australia on public opinion and foreign policy. The 2017 Lowy Institute Poll reports the results of the annual nationally representative telephone opinion survey, conducted between 1 and 21 March 2017 with a sample size of 1200 Australian adults 18 years and older. The Poll has incorporated a broad range of questions about some of Australia's most important relationships, including those with the...

National Drug Strategy Household Survey, 1998

Paul Williams
This study is the sixth in a series of National Household Surveys to examine current awareness, attitudes and behaviour related to drugs and drug problems, usage of drugs, and to assess changes in these attitudes and usage over the period 1985-1998. The five earlier studies are Social Issues in Australia, 1985, the National Campaign Against Drug Abuse Social Issues Survey, 1988, the National Campaign Against Drug Abuse Social Issues Survey, 1991, the National Campaign Against...

ANU Poll 2009: Economics

Ian McAllister
This poll is the fifth in an ongoing series of polls being undertaken by the Social Research Centre for the ANU. Their purpose is to assess Australians' opinions on important and topical issues, with an emphasis on international comparisons. These polls are typically conducted three times a year, or about every four months. Some questions appear in every poll in order to provide information about changes in opinion over time; the majority of questions appear...

Youth in Transition, 1975 Cohort

The Youth in Transition (YIT) project is a longitudinal study of four nationally representative cohorts of young people. This is the cohort of respondents born in 1975. Variables encompass five primary areas: i. overall test results; ii. secondary school - level attained, educational and employment plans for the future, views on school, type of school attended and reasons for leaving school before completing Year 12; iii. post-secondary education/training including study area, institution attended, qualification received,...

National Community Attitudes towards Violence Against Women Survey, 2009

The 2009 National Community Attitudes towards Violence Against Women Survey (NCAS) is the first national survey of community attitudes towards violence against women funded by the Australian Government and administered by VicHealth. The Australian Institute of Criminology and The Social Research Centre were key research partners. The survey establishes a contemporary baseline upon which to improve our understanding of factors leading to the formation of community attitudes on violence against women, and will help to...

Australian Social Cohesion Survey, 2015

Andrew Markus & Bruce Smith
The 2015 Social Cohesion Survey involved a National Survey of 1,501 adults (aged 18 years and over), stratified by State/Territory and capital city / non-capital city. A dual-frame sample methodology was used in 2015 involving two separate sample frames; one drawn from randomly generated (RDD) landline telephone numbers and a second drawn from randomly generated mobile phone numbers. The study covered a variety of topics, including economic conditions, political participation, trust in organisations and institutions,...

Age Poll, Wave 2, August 1974

Irving Saulwick
This is the second wave in a series of six surveys conducted monthly from July to December 1974 commissioned by 'The Age' and undertaken by Australian Sales Research Bureau Pty. Ltd., with the cooperation of the Political Science Department of the Melbourne University. The purpose of the survey was to investigate respondent's attitudes toward the economic and political systems. The main variables included voting preferences in the previous federal election, attitudes toward party leader's popularity,...

Water quality and the community: views, values and actions of ACT residents, 2015

Jacki Schirmer, Melinda Mylek & Fiona Dyer
A survey was undertaken in mid-2015 of adults living in the ACT and the surrounding local government areas (LGAs) of Cooma-Monaro, Palerang, Queanbeyan and Yass (the ‘study region’). The objective of the study was to generate data to inform the design of strategies to improve water quality and to maintain and enhance the social benefits of waterways. The study was funded by the ACT Healthy Waterways Project and supported by organisations including the ACT and...

ANU Poll 2017: Housing

Jill Sheppard
This poll is the twenty-fifth in an ongoing series of polls being undertaken by the Social Research Centre for the ANU. Their purpose is to assess Australians' opinions on important and topical issues, with an emphasis on international comparisons. These polls are typically conducted three times a year, or about every four months. Some questions appear in every poll in order to provide information about changes in opinion over time; the majority of questions appear...

Age Poll No. 12, February 1974

The Age
The Age Poll was first conducted in March 1971 by the Australian Sales Research Bureau Pty. Ltd. before switching to Irving Saulwick and Associates in April 1975. Conducted in February 1974 this 'Age Poll' is the twelfth in the Age Poll series. For this Age Poll, Federal electorates across all Australian States and the Australian Capital Territory were surveyed. Topics in this survey examine attitudes to important issues facing people in Australia, such as perceptions...

Australian Workplace Industrial Relations Survey, 1995

AWIRS 95 was the second comprehensive workplace survey conducted by the Department of Industrial Relations. The AWIRS 95 data release includes data from both the original AWIRS project conducted in 1989/90 (AWIRS 90) and the second project conducted in 1995 (AWIRS 95). AWIRS 95 had similar objectives to the first AWIRS, in that it planned to: provide a comprehensive and statistically reliable data base on Australian workplace industrial relations; stimulate and inform community debate on...

World Values Survey, Australia, 2012

Ian McAllister & Juliet Pietsch
The World Values Survey (WVS) series was designed to enable a crossnational, crosscultural comparison of values and norms on a wide variety of topics and to monitor changes in values and attitudes across the globe. This dataset contains the survey data from the Australian component of the sixth wave of the World Values Surveys carried out in 2012. The World Values Survey is the world’s most comprehensive investigation of political and sociocultural change. It is...

Replication Data for: Impact of scale of aggregation on associations of cardiovascular hospitalization and socio-economic disadvantage, 2017

Ivan Hanigan, Thomas Cochrane & Rachel Davey
This 'impact of scale' project was conducted to assess the effect of the Modifiable Areal Unit Problem (MAUP) which is inherent in the spatial units used in Australian health surveillance and health data dissemination. We found that analysis of associations of cardiovascular hospitalization and socio-economic disadvantage in data from Canberra (Australia’s capital city) were different when aggregated to smaller areal units than those commonly used for data dissemination. This suggests that this practice may be...

The Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey, RESTRICTED RELEASE 16 (Waves 1-16)

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The Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey is a nationally representative longitudinal study of Australian households which commenced in 2001. Funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services (DSS), the HILDA Survey is managed by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. The HILDA Survey provides longitudinal data on the lives of Australian residents. Its primary objective is to support research questions falling within...

Migration In Australia: A Study Of The Gold Coast, 1994

Robert Stimson, John Minnery, Andre Kabamba & Bruce Moon
The study investigates the nature of long-distance migration to the Gold Coast in Queensland's south-east. Respondents were asked for socioeconomic and structural information relating to their household, about various aspects of their migration decision and its impact, as well as perceptions and expectations of the Gold Coast. The questionnaire also included open-ended questions concerning the move from the former place of residence and the move to the Gold Coast, including reasons for leaving where they...

Graduate Destination Salary Survey, 2000

Bruce Guthrie
The aim of the Graduate Careers Council of Australia's annual Graduate Destination Survey is to collect information about the activities of Australia's higher eduacation graduates, after the completion of their degree. The survey has been conducted annually since 1974. The target population for the survey is graduates who had completed requirements for higher education qualifications in the previous calendar year, including graduates residing overseas and international students. The survey variables can be broadly catagorised into...

Survey of the Military Profession, Australia, 1994

Hugh Smith & Ian McAllister
This is the fifth part of the panel study of military professionals in Australia which commenced in 1987 (see SSDA study no.'s 477 (1987), 577 (1988-89), 946 (1992) , 947 (1993)). The study examines the professional socialisation and assimilation of officer cadets, their mobility and retention, and attitudes relating to the role of the military in society, as well as more general social and political attitudes. The questionnaire was divided into a number of sections,...

Graduate Destination Survey, 1991

Bruce Guthrie
The aim of the Graduate Careers Council of Australia's annual Graduate Destination Survey is to collect information about the activities of Australia's higher eduacation graduates, after the completion of their degree. The survey has been conducted annually since 1974. The target population for the survey is graduates who had completed requirements for higher education qualifications in the previous calendar year, including graduates residing overseas and international students. The survey variables can be broadly catagorised into...

Survey of the Military Profession: Stage 2 1988/93

Ian McAllister & Hugh Smith
In 1993 resurveying began of those who responded as officer cadets to the Survey of the Military Profession in 1988 (see SSDA study no. 577). Both those who were still serving members of the Australian Defence Force and those who had left were contacted via the respective Service Personnel areas in the Department of Defence. Different surveys were sent depending upon whether the recipient was still a serving member of the Australian Defence Force or...

The Australian Longitudinal Study of Ageing: Wave 7, 2003

Gary R. Andrews, Mary Luszcz, Michael Clark & George C. Myers
ALSA is a population-based bio-psycho-social and behavioural study of older adults. The longitudinal data collected in the course of the ALSA study comprise the most comprehensive longitudinal database yet assembled on ageing Australians and the findings of the ALSA are directly relevant to policy formulation and planning of health and social services for an ageing population. Wave 7 (2002-2003) involved a full reassessment, including a comprehensive Computer-Assisted Personal Interview, home based assessments of physiological functions,...

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