Demography

Book

20 Dec 2017

This statistical resource measures progress in a region against social, economic, environmental and governance indicators.

Research report

6 Dec 2017

This paper charts social trends in Papua New Guinea and the impact they will have on political stability, policymaking and development.

Briefing paper

28 Sep 2017

The release of the 2016 Australian national census data allows comparisons with data from the 2006 and 2011 censuses. What do the data reveal about Pacific Islander communities in Australia?

Statistics

7 Jul 2017

Provides tables and charts for a broad range of social, demographic and economic indicators across all Australian states and territories, and compares these to Australian averages.

Commentary

5 Jul 2017

Dig a little deeper, and the Census figures tell us unexpected things about more than one Australia, writes Tim Colebatch.

Journal article

15 Jun 2017

Presents findings on whether population decline is inevitable for New Zealand’s rural and peripheral areas.

Journal article

15 Jun 2017

Looks at the relationship between the degree of urban influence and population change in New Zealand.

Journal article

15 Jun 2017

Examines questions of structural population ageing and migration with a focus on subnational New Zealand.

Journal article

15 Jun 2017

Backgrounds New Zealand's spatial and demographic setting and asks considers trends of urbanisation and ‘rurbanisation’.

Journal article

15 Jun 2017

Summarises key findings from a project that examined the mechanisms of subnational population change in New Zealand

Journal article

15 Jun 2017

Focuses on the role of migration in determining the relative ‘fortunes’ of New Zealand’s regions.

Journal article

15 Jun 2017

Focuses on the contribution of Māori to national and sub-national population and development in New Zealand.

Research report

3 Apr 2017

Aim: To report on the age profile of the NSW offender population with particular attention given to older offenders.

Method: This is a descriptive study utilising criminal court data from BOCSAR’s Reoffending Database and inmate census data from Corrective Services NSW....

Working paper

17 Feb 2017

This report analyses the components of economic growth in 21 APEC economies in the past 25 years and the next 35. Written to contribute to discussions at APEC Senior Officials’ meetings in the run up to APEC ministerial and leaders meetings, it highlights the critical...

Book

20 Oct 2016

Overview

This volume provides evidence from many of Australia’s leading scholars from a range of social science disciplines to support policies that address challenges presented by Australia’s ageing population. It builds on presentations made to the 2014 Symposium of the Academy of the...

Guide

4 Oct 2016

This Quick Guide provides links to:

a listing of Australian Government Indigenous affairs policies and programs the Council of Australian Government (COAG) key agreements under ‘Closing the Gap’ key documents on the proposed Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples other recent...

Commentary

Article

18 Aug 2016

As South Australia’s baby boomers rapidly approach old age, who will be responsible for their financial wellbeing? What can be done now to ensure the future financial wellness of both the elderly and our economy?

The face of the South Australian population is changing....

Data portal

Website

28 Jul 2016

RADAR - The Regional Australia Database for Ageing Research – has been developed by the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) using the most recent national data from the ABS 2011 Census of Population and Housing.

It is a user-friendly interactive...

Statistics

24 Mar 2016

Quarterly estimates of total resident population for states, territories and Australia.

About this release Quarterly estimates of total resident population for states, territories and Australia. Includes estimates of the population by sex in five-year age groups; numbers (and some rates) of births, deaths,...

Research report

15 Feb 2016

About one in five young people did not submit a specimen for testing despite a GP request.

Abstract Objectives : To investigate socio-demographic and structural factors associated with not providing a specimen for chlamydia testing following a request by a general practitioner....