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Results against the criteria from the ABS Corporate Plan 2018-19 to 2021-22 and the ABS Portfolio Budget Statement (PBS) are described below. All results relate to Program 1.1: Australian Bureau of Statistics associated with Outcome 1 in the ABS Portfolio Budget Statement:

Outcome 1

Decisions on important matters made by governments, business and the broader community are informed by objective, relevant and trusted official statistics produced through the collection and integration of data, its analysis, and the provision of statistical information.

Program 1.1 – Australian Bureau of Statistics

This program contributes to the outcome through delivery of high quality statistical information to inform Australia’s most important issues and through engaging with users within government, business and the community to ensure they have the confidence in the statistical resources available to enable them to make informed decisions.

Measure result scale

Achieved: the target has been fully achieved

Substantially achieved: greater than two thirds of the target has been achieved

Partially achieved: less than two thirds of the target has been achieved in some of the measures

Not achieved: no target results evident