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Collection: Western Australian colonial census data 1848 to 1901

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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.

 

Published Datasets

Dataset Name Description
Western Australian colonial census 1854 processed data Data from the 1854 Western Australian colonial census formatted for SPSS and Nesstar software
Western Australian colonial census 1848 processed data Data from the 1848 Western Australian colonial census formatted for SPSS and Nesstar software
Western Australian colonial census 1848-1901 raw data Data extracted from the published reports on the Western Australian colonial censuses held between 1848 and 1901, presented as Excel files.
Western Australian colonial census 1870 processed data Data from the 1870 Western Australian colonial census formatted for SPSS and Nesstar software
Western Australian colonial census 1892 processed data Data from the 1892 Western Australian colonial census formatted for SPSS and Nesstar software
Western Australian colonial census 1902 processed data Data from the 1902 Western Australian colonial census formatted for SPSS and Nesstar software
Western Australian colonial census 1882 processed data. Data from the 1882 Western Australian colonial census formatted for SPSS and Nesstar software
Western Australian colonial census 1859 processed data Data from the 1859 Western Australian colonial census formatted for SPSS and Nesstar software
Western Australian colonial census 1861 processed data Data from the 1861 Western Australian colonial census formatted for SPSS and Nesstar software

 

Copyright Information

The data are considered to be in the public domain. These datasets are made available for private non-commercial research use only. Please contact the dataset custodian if any other form of use is contemplated.