Northern Territory Social Briefs provide the latest key social statistics for the Territory. These briefs cover a broad range of social indicators, such as population, family and community, health and welfare, education and training, employment, economic resources and other areas of social concern. The briefs draw on various sources of data including Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Australian Bureau of Statistics and National Centre for Vocational Education Research.


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 December Topics:  

  • Northern Territory Crime Statistics, September quarter 2017
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework 2017, Northern Territory
  • Water Account, Australia
  • Emergency Department Care, 2016 17

Previous versions of the Social Briefs are also available for download. 

For further information regarding the Northern Territory Economic Briefs, contact the Economic Group on (08) 8999 6801 or email:


Although all due care has been exercised in the preparation of this material, no responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions. Care should be taken in using monthly estimates for the Territory, in view of the small numbers and the volatile nature of the data.