Includes: Key findings on Disability, Older people, Carers, and Household characteristics
Includes: Characteristics, Education and employment, Long-term health conditions, Assistance, and Social and community participation
The 2012 survey estimated that 4.2 million Australians, or 18.5% of the population, had a disability.
Includes: Characteristics, Long-term health conditions, Assistance, Income, and Social and community participation
In 2012, around 3.3 million Australians (14%) were aged 65 years or over. There were fewer older males (1.5 million or 6.6%) than older females (1.8 million or 7.7%).
Includes: Characteristics, Reasons for taking on a carer role, Recipients of care, Employment and income, and Social and community participation
Around 2.7 million Australians (12%) were carers in 2012, with just under one third of those identified as a primary carer.
This page last updated 21 December 2015