The aged care workforce 2012: final report

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This report provides detailed information about the workforce that delivers aged care to older Australians in both residential and community care. The data contained in the report was gathered as part of the third aged care workforce census and survey, funded by the Department of Health and Ageing and conducted by the National Institute of Labour Studies. In reporting on the 2012 aged care workforce, comparisons are made between the workforce in residential and community care, and with relevant findings from 2003 and 2007 so that the overall development of the sector can be tracked. The...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Industry; Labour market; Statistics; Demographics; Qualifications; Employment; Skills and knowledge; Workforce development

Keywords: Labour force; Labour supply; Labour utilisation; Skill shortage; Human capital; Hours of work; Employment pattern; Professional development; Statistical data; Comparative analysis

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Department of Health and Ageing, 2013

Physical description: xviii, 189 p.

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Also called: 2012 national aged care workforce census and survey report

ISBN: 9781742418735; 9781742418742 (online)

Statement of responsibility: King, Debra; Mavromaras, Kostas; He, Bryan; Healy, Joshua; Macaitis, Kirsten; Moskos, Megan; Smith, Llainey; Wei, Zhang

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 111.1075

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