About the census data
Download the National Catholic Census Project tables from
These tables have been acquired from the Australian Bureau
of Statistics, and the data they contain remains the property
of the Commonwealth of Australia. Access is restricted
to the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference and its agencies,
to dioceses and to Catholic Education Offices and Commissions.
You can download tables from the 2001 Census and the 1996
Note: Tables are available in two formats: SuperTable
(.srd) and comma-separated value (.csv). The information
in both formats is identical. You only need to download
the type you are going to use.
For quick and easy production of user-friendly tables,
download the files in SuperTable format.
(You will need the SuperTable program too. Download
For statistical analysis using SPSS or database programs,
download the files in .csv format.
What information is in each table? To find out, download
the specifications file here.
Help with SuperTable:
For help in installing and using SuperTable, contact
us or download
the training movies.