Western Australian colonial census 1848-1901 raw data

Dataset

Description

This collection contains statistical data extracted from the published W.A. colonial census reports from 1848 to 1901. The data are presented both as raw Excel spreadsheets and as processed files for use with the SPSS and Nesstar statistical software.
These files were compiled and processed by Leanne Den Hartog in 2012 as part of her work for the Western Australian node of the Australian Data Archive.

Data extracted from the published reports on the Western Australian colonial censuses held between 1848 and 1901, presented as Excel files.
Date made available15 Jan 2014
PublisherThe University of Western Australia
Date of data production1 Jan 2012 - 31 Dec 2012
Geographical coverageWestern Australia

Keywords

  • Census
  • Population
  • 210303 Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
  • 080709 Social and Community Informatics
  • 010401 Applied Statistics

Cite this

Burrows, T. (Data Manager)(15 Jan 2014). Western Australian colonial census 1848-1901 raw data. The University of Western Australia. WA_Census_1848_1901(.zip). 10.4225/23/59153929d129c