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Author Ross, Russell (Russell T.)

Title Income poverty among indigenous families with children : estimates from the 1991 census / R.T. Ross, A. Mikalauskas
Published Canberra : Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research, Australian National University, 1996

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Description 18 pages ; 25 cm
Series Discussion paper (Australian National University. Centre for Aboriginal
Discussion paper / Australian National University, Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research, 1036-1774 ; no. 110/1996
Economic Policy Research) ; 1996, no. 110
Discussion paper (Australian National University. Centre for Aboriginal
Discussion paper (Australian National University. Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research) ; no. 1996, no. 110
Economic Policy Research) ; 1996, no. 110
Summary Compares estimates of the poverty rates of Indigenous and non-Indigenous families at the time of the 1991 census with estimates from the 1986 census; Hendson poverty line; although higher Indigenous poverty rates are associated with joblessness, there is also higher poverty among Indigenous families with children where one adult is employed; implications for policy
Analysis Aborigines
Comparisons
Families
Family
Federal issue
Population census
Poverty
Statistics
Torres Strait Islanders
Notes Includes tables
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 16-18
Notes Discussion paper (Australian National University. Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research) no:1996.110 1036-1774
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Economic conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Kinship -- Economic aspects.
Aboriginal Australians -- Families -- Economic aspects
Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.
Families, Aboriginal Australian -- Economic aspects.
Families, Aboriginal Australian -- Economic conditions.
Poverty -- Australia.
Author Mikalauskas, Angela
Australian National University. Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research.
ISBN 0731517849