This page provides a compendium of NSW Government open datasets that can be used to understand social and economic trends in NSW.
|Vulnerable population data||Data and reports on services for children, families, social housing, caseworkers, domestic and family violence
Note: Research data may be available on request.
|Department of Communities and Justice|
|NSW Recorded crime statistics||Statistics and graphs relating to the 62 offences BOCSAR reports on, with trends rates and ratios for LGAs and Statistical Areas.||BOCSAR|
|Health open data||Aboriginal health, ambulance and emergency department performance, mental health, chronic disease, elective surgery alcohol and other drug use etc||Health|
|Education statistics||Attendance, school and class size, school locations and catchments, selective high schools entry scores||Department of Education Training|
|Population projections||This dataset paints a picture of NSW’s population through to 2041, including: how many people are likely to be living in NSW, how old they are likely to be, and where in NSW they are likely to live.
Note: DPIE undertook analysis on Population projections for COVID-19, which included intra-state migration. This may also be of use.
|Department of Planning, Industry and Environment|
|Rent and Sales Report||The Rent and Sales report is the sole authoritative source of data on NSW rent movements.||Department of Communities and Justice|
|Opal data||Public transport patronage data by mode and LGA from July 2016.||Transport for NSW|
|Road network usage data||Continuous collection of road use statistics including annual average traffic counts, hourly traffic counts since 2006. Includes map viewer.||Transport for NSW|
|Transport Performance and Analytics Data||Household survey, fare compliance survey, intrastate aviation patronage, monthly public transport patronage by mode||Transport for NSW|
|Live traffic cameras||Image URL, GPS coordinates, and view description of traffic cameras in GeoJSON format.||Transport for NSW|