Families in focus in Western Australia


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Content type
Research report

November 1998

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Aiming to provide a comprehensive base of information on families and family life in Western Australia, this document has the following sections: Families in Western Australia; Aboriginal families; Families with ethnic background; Trends in marriage; Trends in divorce; Widowhood; Births; Families and children; Youth and family life; Work and families; Child care; Family income and expenditure; Housing; Mobility of families. An appendix provides definitions and notes. There is also a separate 36 page summary of the report, which provides highlights for general circulation and community interest.

The Office of the Family, Government of Western Australia.