The compilation of this report list commenced in June 2011. It pertains to areas of interest to seniors and older Australians. It is not intended to be comprehensive. As time passes the links to the citations may become detached.
The list is presented in chronological order with the latest report listed first:
“2nd Seniors Sentiment Index” (February 2014) National Seniors Australia, with Challenger, Melbourne (ISBN 978-0-9923781-3-4).
“Child care participation and maternal employment trends in Australia” (2013) Baxter, J. A., Research Report No. 26, Australian Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne.
“FACING THE FUTURE - A Baseline Profile on Older Tasmanians” (December 2013) Karen Eyles et al, COTA Tasmania, Hobart
“The financial benefits of delaying retirement” (November 2013) Schofield D, Callander E, Kelly S, Shrestha R, National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre, Melbourne.
"An Ageing Australia: Preparing for the Future" (November 2013) Productivity Commission, Commission Research Paper, Canberra (ISBN 978-1-74037-461-3 (printed overview), ISBN 978-1-74037-462-0 (PDF))
“Palliative care services in Australia 2013” (November 2013) Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra (Cat. no. HWI 123; ISBN 978-1-74249-513-2)
“Australia’s Longevity Tsunami, what should we do?” – White Paper (September 2012) Institute of Actuaries of Australia, Sydney.
Growing older, staying well: mental health care for older Australians (November 2013) SANE Australia, Melbourne (ISBN 978-921837-14-2)
www.sane.org or http://www.sane.org/images/stories/media/GrowingOlderStayingWell.pdf
A squeeze on spending? An update on household living costs for senior Australians (October 2013) Simon Kelly, National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre, Melbourne (ISBN 978-0-9874598-9-3)
Federal Government's Household, Income and Labour Dynamics (3013) web-based information
Aged care sector grows by half in past decade (October 2013) AIHW web-based information
Catalog of AIHW aged care publications at http://www.aihw.gov.au/aged-care-publications/
“BreastScreen Australia monitoring report 2010-2011” (October 2013) Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, AIHW, Canberra (ISSN 1039-3307; ISBN 978-1-74249-507-1; Cat. no. CAN 74)
“Prosperity Through Longevity: South Australia’s Ageing Plan, Our Vision 2014-2019” (October 2013) Office of the Ageing, Government of South Australia, Adelaide, (ISBN: 9781742436050)
“Australian hospital statistics 2012–13: emergency department care”, (October 2013) Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, AIHW, Canberra (Health services series no. 52. Cat. no. HSE 142. ISSN 1036-613X, ISBN 978-1-74249-505-7)
"Depression in residential aged care 2008-2012" (October 2013) Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra (Aged care statistics series No. 39 . Cat. no. AGE 73 .ISSN 1329-5705; ISBN 978-1-74249-500-2).
“Global AgeWatch Index 2013: Insight report” (October 2013) HelpAge International, London (ISBN 1 872590 81 0)
"The Future of Retirement: Life After Work?" (September 2013) HSBC Insurance Holdings Limited, London.
“World Alzheimer Report 2013. Journey of Caring: An analysis of long-term care for dementia” (September 2013) Martin Prince, Matthew Prina, Maëlenn Guerchet, Alzheimer’s Disease International; Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) London.
“Movement between hospital and residential aged care 2008–09” (20 September 2013) Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra (ISSN 1833-1238; ISBN 978-1-74249-490-6; Data linkage series No. 16)
"Adult oral health and dental visiting in Australia: results from the National Dental Telephone Interview Survey 2010" (13 September 2013) AIHW, JE Harford, S Islam, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra. (ISSN 1321-0254; ISBN 978-1-74249-492-0; Cat. no. DEN 227)
“Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia 2011–12” (August 2013) Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, AIHW, Canberra ( Drug treatment series 21. Cat. no. HSE139; ISSN 1447-6746, ISBN 978-1-74249-474-6)
Atlas of Productive Ageing (26 August 2013) National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre, Melbourne (http://www.productiveageing.com.au/site/).
"Clear focus The Economic Impact of Vision Loss in Australia in 2009" an overview (June 2010), Vision 2020 Australia, Melbourne, (ISBN: 978-0-9808202-1-8)
“Australia's Welfare 2013” (August 2013) Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra (Australia’s welfare series no.11. Cat. no. AUS 174.) (ISSN 1321-1455; ISBN 978-1-74249-462-3)
“Report of the independent review of Centrepay” (June 2013) Anna Buduls, Department of Human Services, Canberra.
"Your Rights At Retirement: A guide to making decisions and navigating your entitlements in later life" (July 2013) Australian Human Rights Commission, Sydney. (ISBN 978-1-921449-44-4)
“Work longer, live healthier: The relationship between economic activity, health and government policy” (May 2013) Gabriel H. Sahlgren, IEA Discussion Paper No. 46, The Institute of Economics Affairs, London.
“Investment Solutions for East Asia's Pension Savings” (May 2013), Frédéric Blanc-Brude, François Cocquemas, Albena Georgieva, EDHEC-Risk Institute, Singapore.
“Report on the residential aged care sector Current state and potential impacts from LLLB financial arrangements” (July 2013), Aged Care Financing Authority, Department of Health and Ageing (Prepared by KPMG), Canberra.
"Fact or fiction? Stereotypes of older Australians" (June 2013), Australian Human Rights Commission, Sydney. (ISBN 978-1-921449-42-0)
"Understanding Senior Australians and their Communities: Findings from a Nationwide Survey" (July 2013), Thoa Menyen, Tim Adair, NSPAC, Melbourne (ISBN 978-0-9874598-8-6 ) National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre Research Monograph No. 3.
Appendix tables: http://www.productiveageing.com.au/userfiles/file/Appendix%20Seniors%20and%20Communities.pdf
"Trends in hospitalisations due to falls by older people, Australia 1999-00 to 2010-2011", (June 2013), Clare Bradley, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra. (Injury research and statistics series Number 84) (ISBN 978-1-74249-439-5 ; ISSN 1444-3791)
"Guiding principles for medication management in residential aged care facilities" (October 2012), Department of Health and Ageing, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra. (ISBN: 978-1-74241-815-5; Online ISBN: 978-1-74241-816-2)
"National Ageing and Aged Care Strategy for People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Backgrounds" (2012), Department of Health and Ageing, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra. (ISBN: 978-1-74241-859-9; online ISBN: 978-1-74241-860-5)
"National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Ageing and Aged Care Strategy" (2012), Department of Health and Ageing, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra.
"Response to the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee Report on the: Aged Care (Living Longer Living Better) Bill 2013 [Provisions] and related bills" (June 2013) Australian Government, Canberra.
http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate_Committees?url=clac_ctte/completed_inquiries/2010-13/aged_care/index.htm and directly at
"Think Ahead: Report on the inquiry into dementia: early diagnosis and intervention" (June 2013), House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health and Ageing, Canberra. (ISBN 978-1-74366-098-0 (Printed version), ISBN 978-1-74366-099-7 (HTML version))
"Age Discrimination in the Labour Market: Experiences and Perceptions of Mature Age Australians" (June 2013), Tim Adair, Jeromey Temple, Lea Ortega, Ruth Williams, NSPAC, Melbourne. (ISBN: 978-0-9874598-7-9)
"Long Term Care Insurance: A Survey of Providers’ Attitudes" (May 2013), Bridget Browne, NSPAC, Melbourne. (ISBN: 978-0-9874598-6-2)
"This is our space Ageing with Disability Handbook" (April 2013) Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, Canberra (ISBN 978-0-9875548-0-2)
"The Longevity Revolution: Creating a society for all ages", (April 2013) Alexander Kalache, Adelaide Thinker in Residence, State of South Australia, Adelaide.
"Access All Ages—Older Workers and Commonwealth Laws" (March 2013) Australian Law Reform Commission, ALRC Report 120, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra. (ISBN: 978-0-9873872-0-2 )
"Cybersafety for Seniors: A Worthwhile Journey", Second Interim Report Joint Select Committee on Cyber-Safety (March 2013) Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra. (ISBN 978-1-74366-008-9 (Printed version); ISBN 978-1-74366-009-6 (HTML version))
"The desire to age in place among older Australians: volume 1 - reasons for staying or moving", April 2013) Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, AIHW,Canberra. (ISBN 978-1-74249-417-3 ; Bulletin no. 114. Cat. no. AUS 169. Canberra: AIHW)
"Where and how do Australia's older people live?" (April 2013) Australian Bureau of Statistics, Canberra. (Released in Reflecting a Nation: Stories from the 2011 Census (cat. no. 2071.0)).
"Australians want Time to Care" (April 2013), Australian Council of Trade Unions, Melbourne.
"Withdrawal versus continuation of chronic antipsychotic drugs for behavioural and psychological symptoms in older people with dementia" (March 2013) Declercq T, Petrovic M, Azermai M, Vander Stichele R, De Sutter AIM, van Driel ML, Christiaens T, The Cochrane Library 2013, Issue 3, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
"Hospitalisations due to falls by older people, Australia 2009-10" (April 2013), Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra (Injury research and statistics series no. 70. Cat. no. INJCAT 146; ISSN 1444-3791; ISBN 978-1-74249-414-2).
“Perceived Job Discrimination in Australia: Its Correlates and Consequences” (March 2013), HAHN Markus, WILKINS Roger, Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, University of Melbourne, Melbourne (Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 9/13; ISSN 1328-4991 (Print); ISSN 1447-5863 (Online); ISBN 978-0-7340-4298-9).
"Poverty in Australia: ACOSS paper 194" (2012, updated March 2013), Australian Council of Social Service, Strawberry Hills, (ISSN: 1326 7124, ISBN: 978 0 85871 082 5).
"Dementia care in hospitals: costs and strategies" (March 2013), Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra, (ISBN 978-1-74249-406-7; Cat. no. AGE 72).
"Staying Connected: Social Engagement and Wellbeing Among Mature Age Australians" (March 2013), Heather Crawford, Heather Booth, NSPAC, Melbourne. (ISBN 978-0-9874598-4-8).
"Relocation to a Retirement Village: Who Considers Relocation and What are People Looking for?" (February 2013), Dimity Crisp, Peter Butterworth, Kaarin J. Anstey, Tim D. Windsor, NSPAC, Melbourne. (ISBN 978-0-9874598-3-1).
"Parliament of Victoria Family and Community Development Committee, Inquiry into opportunities for participation of Victorian seniors, Victorian Government response" (February 2013).
"The Role of Financial Literacy and Financial Adviser Anxiety in Older Australians’ Advice Seeking" (January 2013), Paul Gerrans, Douglas A. Hershey, National Seniors Australia, Productive Ageing Centre, Brisbane.
"Where Will I Live as I Age?: Senior Australians’ Needs and Concerns about Future Housing and Living Arrangements" (December 2012), National Seniors Australia and Group Homes Australia, National Seniors Australia, Brisbane (ISBN 978-0-9874598-1-7).
"The Health of Senior Australians and the Out-of-Pocket Health Care Costs They Face" (November 2012), Australian National University, NSPAC, Canberra (ISBN 978-0-9872894-9-0).
"AMA 2012 Aged Care Survey" (December 2012), Australian Medical Association, Canberra.
"Planning to be Productive: The Detailed Retirement Planning Strategies of Australian Pre-Retirees" (December 2012), National Seniors Australia Limited, Brisbane ( ISBN 978-0-9874598-0-0).
"Carers NSW 2012 Carer Survey" (November 2012), Carers NSW, Sydney.
Seniors Sentiment Index (December 2012), National Seniors Australia and Challenger, Brisbane (ISBN 978-0-9872894-7-6).
"Older people leaving hospital: a statistical overview of the Transition Care Program 2009-10 and 2010-11" (December 2012), AIHW, Aged care statistics series no. 38. Cat. no. AGE 71. Canberra: AIHW (ISSN 1329-5705; ISBN 978-1-74249-384-8).
"The Recognition and Respect: Mental Health Carers Report 2012" (November 2012), Mental Health Council of Austrlaia, Canberra (ISBN: 978-0-9807007-6-3).
"People with dementia in hospitals in New South Wales 2006-07" (November 2012), AIHW bulletin no. 110. Cat. no. AUS 165, Canberra (ISBN 978-1-74249-368-8).
"A Contributing Life: the 2012 National Report Card on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention" (November 2012), National Mental Health Commission, Sydney (ISSN 2201-3032; ISBN 978-0-9874449-1-2).
High-res and chapters at http://www.mentalhealthcommission.gov.au/our-report-card.aspx
"More Power To You: Electricity and People with Physical Disability" (November 2012) Public Interest Advocacy Centre Ltd, Sydney (ISBN 978-0-9757934-8-0).
"Changes in life expectancy and disability in Australia 1998 to 2009" (November 2012) AIHW bulletin no. 111. Cat. no. AUS 166. Canberra: AIHW (ISBN 978-1-74249-370-1).
“National Stroke Audit – Rehabilitation Services Report 2012” (November 2012), National Stroke Foundation, Melbourne, Australia (ISBN 978-0-9872830-2-3).
"Senior Australians and Prescription Medicines: Usage, Sources of Information and Affordability." (October 2012), Tim Adair, Lea Ortega, Jeromey Temple, NSPAC, Canberra (ISBN 978-0-9872894-6-9).
"What Next? Workforce Transitions and Retirement Planning Among Australian Pre-Retirees" (October 2012), National Seniors Australia and Insuranceline, National Seniors Australia Limited, Brisbane (ISBN 978-0-9872894-5-52).
"Palliative care services in Australia" (October 2012), AIHW, Canberra (ISBN 978-1-74249-360-2).
“National Carer Strategy Implementation Plan” (October 2012) Department of Families,
Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, Australian Government, Canberra (ISBN 978-1-921975-76-9).
“National Carer Strategy Action Plan (2011–2014)”, (October 2012) Department of Families,
Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, Australian Government, Canberra (ISBN 978-1-921975-75-2).
"Poverty in Australia" (October 2012), ACOSS, Australian Council of Social Service, Strawberry Hills (ISSN 1326 7124, ISBN 978 0 85871 082 5).
"It's Not Just About Money: Intergenerational Transfers of Time and Money To and From Mature Age Australians", (October 2012), Lisel O’Dwyer, Jennifer Buckley, Helen Feist, Kelly Parker, NSPAC, Canberra (ISBN 978-0-9872894-4-5).
"Palliative care in Australia" (October 2012), (Senate) Community Affairs References Committee, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra (ISBN 978-1-74229-707-1)
“Older Driver Safety Advisory Committee Recommendations to improve the safety of older drivers (aged 75 and over) in Queensland” (October 2012), Transport and Main Roads, Queensland Government, Brisbane.
“Household savings and retirement Where has all my super gone?” (October 2012) CPA Australia Ltd, Melbourne (ISBN 978-1-921742-35-4).
“Dementia in Australia” (27 September 2012), AIHW, Canberra (ISBN 978-1-74249-349-7; Cat. no. AGE 70; 280pp. )
"Barriers to Mature Age Employment: Final report of the Consultative Forum on Mature Age Participation" (August 2012), Prepared on behalf of the Consultative Forum on Mature Age Participation By National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre, Canberra (ISBN 978-0-9872894-1-4)
"Mobility scooter usage and safety survey report" (September 2012), A collaborative project involving the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, NRMA Motoring & Services, CHOICE, EnableNSW and Flinders University.
"Ageing Baby Boomers in Australia: Informing Actions for Retirement", (February 2012) Jack Noone et al, National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre, Canberra.
"Inquiry into Opportunities for Participation of Victorian Seniors", (August 2012) Family and Community Development Committee, Parliament House, East Melbourne. (ISBN: 978-0-987328-0-2, Printed version; 978-0-9873728-1-9, Electronic version.) http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/images/stories/committees/fcdc/inquiries/57th/iopvs/Report/Opportunities_for_Seniors_Final_Report.pdf
"The rights of older people: Protection and gaps under human rights law", (August 2012) Marthe Fredvang and Simon Biggs, Brotherhood of St Laurence, Fitzroy Victoria; Centre for Public Policy, University of Melbourne, Melbourne.
"Can the taxpayer afford 'self-funded retirement'?" (August 2012) Dr Richard Denniss and David Richardson, Policy Brief No. 42, August 2012, ISSN 1836-9012, The Australia Institute, Canberra.
"Review of access to telecommunication services by people with disability, older Australians and people experiencing illness" (July 2012), Australian Government, Department of Broadband, Communication and Digital Economy, Canberra
"Ageism in Travel Insurance." (August 2012), National Seniors Australia, Brisbane, jointly with COTA, Adelaide
http://www.nationalseniors.com.au/ and http://www.cota.org.au/australia/default.aspx
"A human rights approach for ageing and health - Respect and choice: Home based and residential care for older people." (August 2012), Australian Human Rights Commission, Canberra.
"Neighbourhood characteristics: Shaping the wellbeing of older Australians", Pearson, E; Windsor, T et.al. (2012), NSPAC Research Monograph 2, National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre: Canberra.
"Financial Wellbeing: Concerns and choices among older Australians", Productive Ageing Centre, National Seniors Austrlia, Canberra (June 2012) http://www.nationalseniors.com.au/page/Driving_Change/Research/0612_PAC_Report_Financial_Wellbeing/
"Mature Age Workforce Participation: HR Pulse Survey Report" (8 March 2012), Australian Human Resource Institute, Melbourne
"Community Managed Mental Health: An agenda for the future" (January 2012) VICSERV
"People turned away from government funded specialist homelessness accommodation 2010-11", 2011, Cat. no. HOU 260. Canberra: AIHW. (15 December 2011)
"Disability Expectations: Investing in a better life, a stronger Australia" (2011) PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Canberra, Australia (November 2011).
"Realising the economic potential of senior Australians: turning grey into gold", 2011, Advisory Panel on the Economic Potential of Senior Australians, Canberra (12 December 2011)
"Australia's welfare 2011", 2011, Australia's welfare no. 10. Cat. no. AUS 142. Canberra: AIHW. (9 December 2011) (See Chapter 6 "Ageing and Aged Care")
“Disability Care and Support: Inquiry report”, 2011, Productivity Commission, Commonwealth Government, Canberra (10 August 2011)
“Caring for older Australians”, 2011, Productivity Commission, Commonwealth Government, Canberra (9 August 2011)
“National Carer Strategy”, 2011, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra (3 August 2011)
“The costs of caring and the living standards of carers”, 2011, Hill T, Thomson C, Cass B, Social Policy Research Paper no. 43, Social Policy Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra (31 July 2011)
“Joint issue paper: elder abuse”, 2011, Queensland Law Society, Brisbane. (June 2011)
"Younger people with disability in residential aged care: update from the 2009-10 Minimum Data Set." AIHW 2011, AIHW bulletin no. 86. Cat. no. AUS 135. Canberra: AIHW.
“Central Australia Renal Study”, Australian Department of Health and Ageing, The George Institute for Global Health, Canberra (June 2011)
"Diabetes and poor mental health and wellbeing: an exploratory analysis", AIHW 2011. Diabetes series no. 16. Cat. no. CVD 55. Canberra: AIHW. (23 June 2011).
"Housing assistance in Australia 2011", AIHW, Cat. no. HOU 236. Canberra: AIHW. (15 June 2011)
"The health of Australia's males", AIHW, Cat. no. PHE 141. Canberra: AIHW. (14 June 2011)
“Review of the Disability Standards for Accessible Public Transport”, The Allen Consulting Group 2009, Department of Infrastructure and Transport, Attorney General, Canberra (3 June 2011).
“Government-funded specialist homelessness services: SAAP National Data Collection annual report 2009-10: Australia.” AIHW, Canberra (3 June 2011).
“Annual Wage Review 2010-2011”, Decision, Fair Work Australia, Melbourne (3 June 2011).
“Bowel Cancer: Latest statistics and research into one of Australia's most common diseases”, GI Cancer Institute. (2 June 2011)
“Older people leaving hospital: a statistical overview of the Transition Care Program in 2008-09”, AIHW, Aged care statistics series no. 33. Cat. no. AGE 64. Canberra:. (2 June 2011).
“Road safety issues for older road users: CARRS-Q Monograph 1” (2000) Mark J King, CARRS-Q Monograph Series, 1. CARRS-Q, Carseldine, Qld. (ISBN 0 9751596 0 7)