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The Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) rank areas according to their relative socio-economic advantage and disadvantage using 2021 Census data. This layer presents data by Suburbs and Localities (SAL), 2021.

SEIFA 2021 consists of four indexes:

Each index summarises different subsets of 2021 Census variables and focuses on a different aspect of socio-economic advantage and disadvantage.


For detailed information on how to use the SEIFA data, please refer to the SEIFA 2021 Technical Paper.


Made possible by the Digital Atlas of Australia
The Digital Atlas of Australia is an Australian Government initiative being led by Geoscience Australia. It will bring together trusted datasets from across government in an interactive, secure, and easy-to-use geospatial platform. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is working in partnership with Geoscience Australia to establish a set of web services to make ABS data available in the Digital Atlas.

The Digital Atlas of Australia beta will be available by mid-2023.


Contact the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
If you have questions, feedback or would like to receive updates about this web service, please email geography@abs.gov.au. For information about how the ABS manages any personal information you provide view the ABS privacy policy.


Data and geography references
Source data publication: Census of Population and Housing: Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA), Australia
Geographic boundary information: Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) Edition 3
Further information: Census of Population and Housing: Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA), Australia, Data downloads
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)



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