Demographic trends

Stay-at-home dads

Facts Sheet— May 2017

This Families Week fact sheet takes a close look at the data about "stay-at-home dads", to see if that perception matches reality.

Man and child washing dishes

Attitudes towards intergenerational support

Australian Family Trends No. 11 — November 2016

Examines the views of Australians about the obligations of parents and their adult children concerning financial and accommodation support.

The modern Australian family

Facts Sheet— May 2016

Explores the different phases of family, from the families we live with as children to the families we form as we grow older.

The modern Australian family

Living alone and personal wellbeing

Australian Family Trends No. 10 — December 2015

How does living alone influence social connection, health behaviours and subjective wellbeing?

Living alone and personal wellbeing

Demographics of living alone

Australian Family Trends No. 6 — March 2015

People living alone now account for a quarter of all Australian households.

Demographics of living alone


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