Australian Statistician

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The Australian Statistician is the head of the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

On 18 June 1906, the first Statistician of the Commonwealth of Australia was appointed to carry out the provisions of the Census and Statistics Act 1905. Later in the same year the Commonwealth Bureau of Census and Statistics was formed (renamed the Australian Bureau of Statistics in 1975).[1]

Commonwealth Statisticians[edit]

Australian Statisticians[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ CENSUS 86 - How Australia Takes a Census
  2. ^ Australian Dictionary of Biography Online: Knibbs, Sir George Handley (1858 - 1929) (Australian Dictionary of Biography)
  3. ^ Australian Dictionary of Biography Online: Wickens, Charles Henry (1872 - 1939)
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i Building a national statistical agency: From the Commonwealth Bureau of Census and Statistics to the Australian Bureau of Statistics
  5. ^ a b c Australian Dictionary of Biography Online: Carver, Sir Stanley Roy (1897 - 1967)
  6. ^ "Appointment of Australian Statistician". Press Release, Treasurer of Australia. 2000-06-29. Archived from the original on 2006-08-25. Retrieved 2007-01-31.
  7. ^ "Appointment of Australian Statistician". Press Release, Treasurer of Australia. 2006-12-13. Archived from the original on 2007-08-30. Retrieved 2007-01-12.