Resources: New and updated community data tools

You may find these information portals useful to research projects underway in your community:

  • The Queensland Government provides access to over 2,700 data sets and 11,200 resources via the Open Data Portal.
  • Queensland Regional Profiles are informative statistical reports on a range of Queensland community types (e.g. local government areas).
  • Australian Bureau of Statistics, Community Profiles are tools for researching, planning and analysing geographic areas for several social, economic and demographic characteristics. Community Profiles provide a comprehensive statistical picture of an area in Excel spreadsheets, delivering data relating to people, families, and dwellings.
  • Know your community is a new community profiling tool which enables you to build a community profile holding data and key insights into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Queenslanders and the communities they live in.