Table of contents

  • Preliminary material (178K PDF)
    • Half title page and verso
    • Title page and verso
    • Contents
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Preface
    • Acknowledgments
    • Summary
  • Sections
    1. Introduction (294K PDF)
      1. Background
      2. A demographic profile of primary carers
      3. Relationship and the motivation to care
      4. Labour force participation
      5. Discussion
    2. Care recipients and the work of carers
      1. Introduction
      2. Disability, ageing and the need for care
      3. The nature and intensity of caring work
      4. Impact of the caring role on carers
      5. Discussion
    3. The changing context
      1. Introduction
      2. Population disability
      3. Population ageing
      4. Living arrangements and family formation
      5. Combining work and family
      6. Discussion
    4. Scenario projections 2003-2013 (310K PDF)
      1. Background
      2. Approach
      3. Measures and data sources
      4. Construction of future scenarios
      5. Outline of the projection analysis
      6. Informal care in 1998
      7. Projection results
      8. Projected total carer pools
      9. Conclusion
      10. Discussion
    5. Informal care and formal services
      1. Introduction
      2. Patterns of service use by carer availability among CACP recipients
      3. Carer support programs
      4. Discussion
    6. Conclusion
  • End matter