Disability and carers: Census
- 1,464,415 people identified as requiring assistance with core activities.
- Females are slightly more likely to indicate they require assistance at 6.1 per cent compared to males at 5.5 per cent.
- 8.2 per cent of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people identified requiring assistance with core activities.
- 76.6 per cent of people identifying as requiring assistance live with family and 19.4 per cent live alone.