Social exclusion monitor in the news
The latest findings were featured in an article by Ben Schneiders in the Sunday Age and Sydney Morning Herald, Dropping out: income tip of isolation slide and an accompanying story You've got to laugh to survive
Breaking the back of persistent disadvantage
12 July 2013
In her opinion piece in The Conversation, the Brotherhood's Eve Bodsworth argues that tackling the complex causes of deep disadvantage requires political leadership, serious investment and collaboration.
Using the social exclusion data
The social exclusion data produced by this project is a major source for the Productivity Commission working paper Deep and persistent disadvantage in Australia by Rosalie McLachlan, Geoff Gilfillan and Jenny Gordon, released on 11 July 2013
Social exclusion monitor bulletin
Social exclusion monitor bulletin October 2013 (PDF file, 497 KB)
Social exclusion monitor bulletin December 2012 (PDF file, 185 KB)
Social exclusion monitor bulletin April 2012 (PDF file, 177 KB)
The social exclusion monitor and policy
Michael Horn's essay, 'Measuring social exclusion: evidence for a new social policy agenda' appears in Staying power, the 11th State of the Family report , published by Anglicare Australia in 2011.
A personal story
Margaret's and David's lives changed when a stroke left David disabled. Their social circle contracted and getting out became harder.
Read their story