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30 Jun 2014

Using specialised data from the 2011 Census, this paper presents a new index intended to be representative of youth at risk of social exclusion.


Social exclusion and inclusion has been given a great deal of attention in Australia and throughout the...


25 Aug 2008

The concept of social exclusion, encompassing a wider view of disadvantage than that of income poverty, is now used extensively in European debates about people at risk of experiencing social disadvantage. Aggregate national data indicate the groups at risk of social exclusion but it also...


31 Mar 2008

Indigenous Australian females are under-represented in the Australian labour force and in employment. According to the Population Census of 2006, 49 per cent of Indigenous females were in the labour force compared with 58 per cent of other Australian females. The unemployment rate for Indigenous...


11 Jan 2007

This paper reviews the literature in three key areas covered by an Australian Research Council grant, 'Social Inclusion and Exclusion among Australia's Children: A Spatial Perspective' (DP 560192). These are the evidence on the position of children in society, more particularly estimates of child poverty...


11 Jul 2006

This paper by Ann Harding, Justine McNamara, Robert Tanton, Anne Daly and Mandy Yap, describes results from an innovative use of the 2001 Australian census microdata, focussed on well-being and disadvantage from the child's perspective, to construct a composite index of child social exclusion risk....

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