References and further reading
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Child Care, Australia, 1999, (Cat. no. 4402.0).
Children Australia: A Social Report, 1999, (Cat. no. 4119.0).
Directory of Child and Family Statistics, 2000, (Cat no. 4158.0).
Household and Family Projections, Australia, 1996-2021, (Cat. no. 3236.0).
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Marriages and Divorces, Australia, 1999, (Cat. no. 3310.0).
Older People, Australia: A Social Report, 1999, (Cat. no. 4109.0).
Standards for Statistics on the Family, 1995, (Cat. no. 4408.0).
Voluntary Work, Australia, 2000, (Cat. no. 4441.0).
Labour Force Status and Other Characteristics of Families. (Cat. no. 6224.0), Annual.
Census of Population and Housing: Community Profiles, Australia, (Cat. no. 2020.0).
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