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Population
Family and community
Health
Education and training
Work
Economic resources
Housing
Other areas of social concern

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples


POPULATION

Population characteristics/ composition
Population distribution
Population growth
Population projections

Population characteristics/ composition

Women in Leadership
Dec 2012
Population size and growth
2012
New Zealanders in Australia
Sep 2010
Characteristics of the population
2009-10
Population size and growth
2009-10
Population size and growth
2008
Ageing Australians
2006
People in their 50s: then and now
2006
Urban and non-urban population
2006
People in their 20s: then and now
2005
Young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2006
Australia's top four overseas birthplace groups
2005
People in institutional settings
2003
New Zealanders in Australia
2002
20th century: beginning and end
2000
Social conditions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
2000

Population distribution

New Zealanders in Australia
Sep 2010
Population distribution
2008
People in their 50s: then and now
2006
Urban and non-urban population
2006
People in their 20s: then and now
2005
Population characteristics and remoteness
2003
Youth migration within Australia
2003
New Zealanders in Australia
2002

Population growth

Births
2012
Population projections
2012
One for the country: recent trends in fertility
Dec 2010
How many children have women in Australia had?
Jun 2010
Population growth: past, present and future
Jun 2010
Births
2009-10
Population size and growth
2009-10
Population projections
2009-10
Births
2008
Population projections
2008
Recent increases in Australia's fertility
2008
Towns of the mineral boom
2008
Fertility and its effect on Australia's future population
2007
International fertility comparison
2007
Recent increases in Australia's fertility
2007
Pace of ageing: Australia and Japan
2006
Recent fertility trends
2006
Recent fertility trends
2005
Echoes of the baby boom
2004

Population projections

Australian households: the future
Dec 2010
Population growth: past, present and future
Jun 2010
Future population growth and ageing
Mar 2009
Population projections - A tool for examining population ageing
2008
Future living arrangements
2006
Future living arrangements
2005
Scenarios for Australia's aging population
2004
Fertility futures
2002
Future living arrangements
2001
Population projections for the 21st century
2001


FAMILY AND COMMUNITY

Community functioning
Family formation
Family functioning
Living arrangements
Services and assistance

Community functioning

Social participation of migrants
2008
Social participation of young people
2006
Being unemployed, a lone parent or a recently arrived migrant
2004
Social interactions outside the home
2004

Family formation

Same-sex couples
July 2013
Love me do
Mar 2012
Marriages, de facto relationships and divorces
2012
Marriages, divorces and de facto relationships
2009-10
Couples in Australia
Mar 2009
Marriages, divorces and de facto relationships
2008
Lifetime marriage and divorce trends
2007
Same-sex couple families
2005
Trends in childlessness
2002
Older mothers
2001
Cultural diversity in marriages
2000

Family functioning

Jobless families
Dec 2009
Work, life and family balance
Sep 2009
Work and family balance
Apr 2009
Maternity leave
Jul 2008
Maternity leave arrangements
2007
Fathers' work and family balance
2006
Parental leave
Apr 2004
Balancing family and work
2003

Living arrangements

Living alone
Dec 2009
One-parent families
2007
Children living apart from one parent
2006
Future living arrangements
2005
Changing families
2003
Farming families
2003
Selected risks faced by teenagers
2002
Transitions in living arrangements
2002
Future living arrangements
2001
People without partners
2000
Young adults living in the parental home
2000

Services and assistance

Community service workers
Sep 2011
Health services: Use and patient experience
Mar 2011
Child care
Jun 2010
Carers and employment
Sep 2009
Before and/or after school care
2007
Community service workers
2004
Formal child care
2004
Services in remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
2003
People with a disability: need for guidance
2002
Caring in the community
2001
Child care arrangements
2001
Formal respite care
2000


HEALTH

Health related actions
Health services
Health status
Mortality and morbidity
Health risk factors

Health related actions

Older carers
Dec 2012
Health services: Use and patient experience
Mar 2011
Health literacy
Jun 2009
Complementary therapies
2008
How women care for their health
2004
Organ donation
2002
Cancer screening
2000

Health services

Health service usage and experiences of care
2012
Health care delivery and financing
2012
Health services: Use and patient experience
Mar 2011
Health care delivery and financing
2009-10
Health care delivery and financing
2008
Medical practitioners
2003

Health status

Health status
2012
Work and health
Jun 2011
Life expectancy trends - Australia
Mar 2011
Health outside major cities
Mar 2011
Health status
2009-10
Indigenous disadvantage and selected measures of wellbeing
2009-10
Men's health
Jun 2010
Mental health
Mar 2009
Health status
2008
Overcoming Indigenous disadvantage
2008
People with a need for assistance
2008
Health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians
2007
Disability among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2006
Older people in cared accommodation
2006
Older people with disabilities
2005
Mortality and morbidity

People identified as having either dementia or Alzheimer's disease
Dec 2012
Sexually transmissible infections
Jun 2012
Our health risks - how does Australia compare?
Jun 2012
Children with a disability
Jun 2012
Mortality, life expectancy and causes of death
2012
Communicable diseases
2012
Disability
2012
Health outside major cities
Mar 2011
Children who are overweight or obese
2009-10
Chronic disease
2009-10
Disability status
2009-10
Mental health
2009-10
Disability status
2008
Overweight and obesity in adults
2008
Chronic disease
2008
Diabetes mellitus
2008
Diabetes mellitus
2007
Infant mortality over the last 100 years
2007
Selected chronic conditions among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2007
Mortality trends of people aged 50 years and over
2006
Children's accidents and injuries
2005
Colorectal cancer
2005
Cancer trends
2004
Living with asthma
2004
Injuries
2003
Cardiovascular disease: 20th century trends
2002
Infant mortality
2002
Mortality of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2002
Drug-related deaths
2001
Mortality in the 20th century
2001
Accidental drowning
2000
Suicide
2000

Health risk factors

Health risk factors
2012
Our health risks - how does Australia compare?
Jun 2012
Children who are overweight or obese
2009-10
Smoking, risky drinking and obesity
Dec 2009
Children who are overweight or obese
Sep 2009
Overweight and obesity in adults
2008
Risk taking by young people
2008
Work-related injuries
2008
Overweight and obesity
2007
Work-related injuries
2007
Health risk factors among adults
2003
Trends in smoking
2000


EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Education and work
Educational attainment
Participation in education

Education and work

The right person for the right job - the relevance of qualifications to employment
Sep 2012
Are all schools uniform?
Sep 2011
Australian workers: education and workplace training
Sep 2010
Are young people learning or earning?
Mar 2010
Skilling mature age Australians for work
2007
Training for a trade
2007
Young people at risk in the transition from education to work
2005
Higher education graduates in the labour market
2004
Pathways from school to work
2003
School teachers
2003
Work-related training
2003
Combining study and work
2001
Developments in contracted training: apprentices and trainees
2000

Educational attainment

Educational attainment
2012
Are all schools uniform?
Sep 2011
Year 12 attainment
Mar 2011
Educational attainment
2009-10
Student achievement in maths and science
Jun 2009
Educational attainment
2008
Education across Australia
2008
Qualification profile of Australians
2007
School students' mathematics and science literacy
2005
Literacy and numeracy among school students
2002

Participation in education

Hitting the books: characteristics of higher education students
July 2013
Education differences between men and women
Sep 2012
Primary and secondary education
2012
Vocational education and training (VET)
2012
Higher education
2012
Are young people learning or earning?
Mar 2010
Vocational Education and Training (VET)
2009-10
Primary and secondary education
2009-10
Higher education
2009-10
Adult and community education (ACE)
2009-10
Participation in education
2009-10
Adult learning
2008
Primary and secondary education
2008
Vocational education and training (VET)
2008
Higher education
2008
Adult and community education (ACE)
2008
Participation in education
2008
International students in Australia
2007
Boys' schooling
2006
Attending preschool
2004
Regional differences in education and outcomes
2003
Education of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
2002
Overseas students
2002
Time spent studying
2001
Trends in completing school
2001
Beyond compulsory schooling
2000
Mature age people in education and training
2000


WORK

Employment arrangements/ Paid work - 2006 to current
Employment arrangements/ Paid work - 2000 to 2005
Employment arrangements/ Paid work - focus on work/ family balance
Employment arrangements/ Paid work - focus on age
Employment arrangements/ Paid work - focus on occupation
Industrial relations
Not in the labour force
Underutilised labour
Unpaid work

Employment arrangements/ Paid work - 2006 to current

Women in Leadership
Dec 2012
Labour force
2012
Employed people
2012
Disability and work
Mar 2012
Fifty years of labour force: now and then
Dec 2011
Community service workers
Sep 2011
Overemployment
Jun 2011
Work and health
Jun 2011
Labour force characteristics during recent economic downturns
Jan 2011
Shift workers
Oct 2010
Trends in hours worked
Oct 2010
Australian workers: education and workplace training
Sep 2010
Aggregate monthly hours worked
Jul 2010
Working time arrangements
Jul 2010
The labour market during recent economic downturns
Mar 2010
Labour hire workers
Jan 2010
Employed people
2009-10
Independent contractors
2009-10
Patterns in work
Dec 2009
Methods of setting pay
Oct 2009
People with more than one job
Sep 2009
Independent contractors
Jul 2009
Casual employees
Jun 2009
Labour force
2008
Employed people
2008
Forms of employment
2008
Labour mobility
2008
Child employment
2008
Measures of casual employment
Oct 2008
Employment type
Jul 2008
First job starters
Jan 2008
Child employment
2008
Forms of employment
2008
Labour force participation across Australia
2008
Labour mobility
2008
Work-related injuries
2008
Employment type
Jul 2007
Methods of setting pay
Apr 2007
Labour force participation - an international comparison
2007
Locations of work
2007
Work-related injuries
2007
Changes in where people work over time
Oct 2006
Employment type
Jul 2006
Labour force transitions
Jul 2006
Labour outcomes of migrants
Jan 2006
Labour force participation of migrants
2006
Labour force status of migrants
2006
People who work few hours
2006
Trends in hours worked
2006

Employment arrangements/ Paid work - 2000 to 2005
Employment type
Oct 2005
Job starters
Oct 2005
Employee share schemes
Jul 2005
Full-time and part-time participation in Australia: a cohort analysis
Jul 2005
Population, participation and productivity: contributions to Australia's economic growth
Jul 2005
Methods of setting pay
Apr 2005
People who work few hours
Apr 2005
Labour force participation in Australia
Jan 2005
Casual employees
2005
Labour force characteristics of people with a disability
2005
Labour force experience
2005
Working arrangements
2005
Changes in types of employment
Oct 2004
Methods of setting pay
Apr 2004
Multiple job holders
Apr 2004
Parental leave
Apr 2004
Labour force participation: international comparison
Jan 2004
Population, participation and productivity: contributions to Australia's economic growth
Jan 2004
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the labour force
2004
Measures of weekly hours worked
Jul 2003
Unemployment and participation rates in Australia: a cohort analysis
Jul 2003
Changes in labour force participation across generations
2003
Longer working hours
2003
Employment arrangements
2002
How pay is set
2002
Changes experienced at work
2001
Changing employer or business
2001
Trends in employment population ratios
2001
Employment arrangements in the late 1990s
2000

Employment arrangements/ Paid work - focus on work/ family balance

Fifty years of labour force: now and then
Dec 2011
Work, life and family balance
Sep 2009
Work and family balance
Apr 2009
Maternity leave
Jul 2008
Maternity leave arrangements
2007
Fathers' work and family balance
2006
Trends in women's employment
2006
Nursing workers
2005
Parental leave
Apr 2004
Balancing family and work
2003
Working from home
2002

Employment arrangements/ Paid work - focus on age

Older people and the labour market
Sep 2010
Are young people learning or earning?
Mar 2010
Mature age workers
2005
Young people in employment
2005
Mature age people and the labour force
Oct 2004
Mature age workers and the labour market
2004
Young people in employment
2004
Labour market transitions of teenagers
Oct 2003

Employment arrangements/ Paid work - focus on occupation

Community service workers
Sep 2011
Employment in information and communication technology
Oct 2006
Employment in information and communication technology
Jan 2005
Occupation
Apr 2004
Community service workers
2004
Medical practitioners
2003
School teachers
2003

Industrial relations

Workplace relations
2012
Workplace relations
2009-10
Industrial relations
2008
Trade union members
2008
Trade union membership
Apr 2004
Trade union members
2000

Not in the labour force

Persons not in the labour force
2012
Disability and work
Mar 2012
Persons not in the labour force
2009-10
Jobless families
Dec 2009
Retirement and retirement intentions
Mar 2009
Retirement intentions
Jan 2009
Retirement and retirement intentions
2007
Labour force transitions
Jul 2006
Health, disability, age and labour force participation
Apr 2005
Experimental estimates of the average age at withdrawal from the labour force
Jan 2005
Labour force experience
2005
Labour market transitions of teenagers
Oct 2003
Retirement and retirement intentions
2000

Underutilised labour

Underutilised labour
2012
Disability and work
Mar 2012
Long-term unemployment
Sep 2011
Labour force characteristics during recent economic downturns
Jan 2011
Underemployment
Jun 2010
Duration of underutilisation
Apr 2010
Retrenched unemployed people
Apr 2010
The labour market during recent economic downturns
Mar 2010
Underutilised labour
2009-10
Jobless families
Dec 2009
Historical labour underutilisation
Jul 2009
Underutilisation in the economic downturn
Jul 2009
Comparing unemployment and the claimant count
Jan 2009
Underutilised labour
2008
Quarterly labour force underutilisation rate
Jul 2008
Underemployed workers
Jul 2008
Volume measures of labour underutilisation
Jul 2008
Barriers to work
2008
Updated volume measures of labour underutilisation
Apr 2007
Barriers and incentives to labour force participation
2007
Job search experience of unemployed people
Jul 2006
Labour force transitions
Jul 2006
Updated volume measures of labour underutilisation
Apr 2006
Long-term unemployment
Jan 2006
Annual measures of labour underutilisation
Apr 2005
Labour force transitions
2005
Labour underutilisation
Jul 2004
Being unemployed, a lone parent or a recently arrived migrant
2004
Labour market transitions of teenagers
Oct 2003
Experimental volume measures of labour underutilisation
Jul 2003
Unemployment and participation rates in Australia: a cohort analysis
Jul 2003
Characteristics of underemployed workers
Apr 2003
Geographic distribution of unemployment
2003
Multiple spells of looking for work
2003
Underutilised labour
2003
Searching for work
2002
Unemployment trends and patterns
2001
Long-term unemployment
2000
Retrenchment and redundancy
2000

Unpaid work

Trends in household work
Mar 2009
Voluntary work
2008
Voluntary work
2002
Time spent on unpaid household work
2001
Value of unpaid work
2001


ECONOMIC RESOURCES

Income distribution
Income support
Sources of income

Income distribution

Earnings
2012
Earnings
2009-10
Earnings
2008
Women's incomes
2008
Female/male earnings
2005
Value of unpaid work
2001
Women's incomes
2001
Female/male earnings
2000
Trends in earnings distribution
2000

Income support

Income and community support
2012
Income support among people of working age
Mar 2010
Income and community support
2009-10
Income and community support
2008
Trends in disability support
2002
Income support among people of workforce-age
2001

Sources of income

Trends in superannuation coverage
Mar 2009
Sources of personal income across Australia
2005
Employee superannuation
2002


HOUSING

Housing arrangements
Housing stock

Housing arrangements

Housing assistance for renters
Sep 2011
The city and the bush: Indigenous wellbeing across remoteness areas
Sep 2010
Home and away: the living arrangements of young people
Jun 2009
Renter households
2008
Housing for older Australians
2005
Homelessness
2004

Housing stock

Caravan park residents
2000


OTHER AREAS OF SOCIAL CONCERN

Crime and justice
Culture and leisure
Environment
International comparisons
Religion
Transport and communication

Crime and justice

National crime statistics
2012
Courts
2012
People in custody
2012
Community-based corrections
2012
Youth victimisation and offending: a statistical snapshot
2012
Personal fraud
2009-10
Who's afraid? Feelings of personal safety
Jun 2010
Repeat imprisonment
Mar 2010
National crime statistics
2009
Courts
2009
People in custody
2009
Community-based corrections
2009
National crime statistics
2008
Courts
2008
Prisoners
2008
Most serious offence
2008
Community-based corrections
2008
Crime victimisation
2007
Experience of personal violence
2007
Interpersonal violence
2007
Women's experience of partner violence
2007
Likelihood of victims reporting crime to police
2006
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: contact with the law
2005
Higher criminal court outcomes
2005
Selected findings from the 2002 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey
2005
Women in prison
2005
Women in prison
2004
Crime victimisation and feelings of safety
2003

Culture and leisure

Child's play - children's participation in organised sport or dancing
Jun 2012
Adult participation in sport and physical recreation
2012
Arts and cultural heritage
2012
Sport and physical recreation
Jun 2011
Culture and the arts
Jun 2011
Holidaying abroad
Sep 2010
Arts and cultural heritage
2009
Sports and physical recreation
2009
Arts
2008
Heritage
2008
Sports and physical recreation
2008
Cultural diversity
2008
Participation in sports and physical recreation
2007
Social and sporting activities of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2005
Children's out of school activities
2003

Environment

Environmental awareness and action
June 2010

International comparisons

International comparisons
Dec 2009
International fertility comparison
2007
Labour force participation - an international comparison
2007
Labour force participation: international comparison
Jan 2004

Religion

Religious affiliation and activity
2004

Transport and communication

Online @ home
Jun 2011
Children of the digital revolution
Jun 2011
Public transport use for work and study
2008
Overseas travel and recent world events
2004
Household use of computers and the Internet
2003


ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER PEOPLES

Population
Family and community
Health
Education and training
Work
Housing
Other areas of social concern

Population

Population
2012
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Population
2009-10
Young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2006
Social conditions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
2000

Family and community

Family, kinship and community
2012
Services in remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
2003

Health

Health
2012
Indigenous disadvantage and selected measures of wellbeing
2009-10
Overcoming Indigenous disadvantage
2008
Health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians
2007
Selected chronic conditions among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2007
Disability among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2006
Mortality of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2002

Education and training

Education, learning and skills
2012
Education of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
2002

Work

Customary and paid work
2012
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the labour force
2004

Housing

The city and the bush: Indigenous wellbeing across remoteness areas
Sep 2010

Other areas of social concern

Indigenous disadvantage and selected measures of wellbeing
2009-10
Overcoming Indigenous disadvantage
2008
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: contact with the law
2005
Selected findings from the 2002 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey
2005
Social and sporting activities of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
2005




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