Produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics this publication is designed to help Australians address the question, ‘Is life in Australia getting better?’. MAP provides a digestible selection of statistical evidence in answer to this question. Australians can use this evidence to form their own view of how our country is progressing. Covering topics such as health, work, education, income, housing, biodiversity, included are charts showing how Australia has progressed (or not!) over time for each topic.
1370.0 – Measures of Australia’s Progress, 2010 is on the www.abs.gov.au website. The direct link is
Louise McMorland, Youth Librarian, Manly Library