Statistical Paper No. 4: Income support customers: a statistical overview 2005




Author:  Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

This statistical overview covers FaHCSIA income support customers, and some income support payments offered through other Australian Government departments.

Key sections of the overview are:

  • payments for older people, people with disabilities and for those caring for people with disabilities, severe medical conditions, or those who are frail aged
  • labour market allowances and parenting payments
  • family assistance
  • other payments and services
  • pensioners paid overseas.

Please note: Tables 29–34 and Table 44 in this publication were updated in December 2010 (HTML and PDF versions).

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