This in brief was prepared by Felicity Murdoch. The associated online report, People with disability in Australia, was prepared by Felicity Murdoch, Grace Miller, Rania Johns-Mead, Charlie Blumer, Brendan Brady, Xiaolan Li, Jenni Joenpera and Elizabeth Clout.

The AIHW’s Disability Analysis and Reporting Advisory Group (DARAG), Louise York (Head, Community Services Group), Sushma Mathur, Mark Cooper-Stanbury, Jennifer Kerrigan, Frances Gibson, Amber Jefferson, Nikki Schroeder and Karen Hobson provided valuable comments on the draft report.