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Alternative net migration estimates for Australia: exploding the myth of a rapid increase in numbers

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posted on 04.05.2017, 05:52 authored by McDonald, Peter, Khoo, Siew-Ean, Kippen, Rebecca
Extensive use has been made of recently published Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) estimates of net overseas migration. These estimates indicate a considerable increase in net overseas migration to Australia, from 79.2 thousand in 1997-98 to 154.2 thousand in 2002-03. This paper provides an alternative methodology which produces substantially lower, but more plausible net overseas migration estimates for Australia. Copyright. Monash University and the author/s

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2003

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People and place, vol. 11, no. 3 (2003), p. 23-68. ISSN 1039-4788

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