Dataset: DSS Payment Trends and Profile Reports


The Payment Trends and Profile Reports present time series data for selected DSS payments across a range of indicators, including duration on payment, earnings, rate of payment, whether recipients have moved from or to another payment, as well as demographic profiles such as age, gender, Indigenous and relationship status. The reports are presented in both pdf format, containing graphs and commentary and in accessible document format, containing the same commentary and the underlying data.
The reports cover the following payments:

Age Pension


Carer Payment

Disability Support Pension

Family Tax Benefit

Newstart Allowance

Parenting Payment Partnered

Parenting Payment Single

Youth Allowance (student)

Youth Allowance (other)

The reports are as at June 2015 and 2016.

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