RELEASE OF AUSTRALIAN SOCIAL TRENDS, MARCH 2009
Australian Social Trends, March 2009 (cat. no. 4102.0) was released on 25 March 2009, presenting a selection of articles on a variety of social issues. Articles draw on a range of information from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) and other agencies to paint a picture of changing social conditions in Australia. The March 2009 issue features articles about Australia's ageing population, including future population trends, retirement and superannuation. There are eight articles in all, covering these and other population related topics including couples in Australia and trends in household work.
For March 2009, Australian Social Trends will be issued on a quarterly basis after being issued annually from 1994 to 2008. In the course of a year, articles will cover a wide range of issues across areas of social concern.