Table of contents

  • Preliminary material (68KPDF)
    • Half title page and verso
    • Title page and verso
    • Contents
    • List of tables and figures
  • Sections
    1. Summary (55KPDF)
      • Other findings
    2. Government Expenditure on Welfare Services (187KPDF)
      • Total government outlays by purpose
      • Welfare services expenditure by source of funds: recurrent and capital
      • Funding shares for government sector welfare services expenditure
      • Components of increases in welfare services expenditure
      • Major categories of recurrent welfare services expenditure by governments
      • Changes in recurrent welfare services expenditure by the Commonwealth Government between 1996-97 and 1997-98
      • Recurrent expenditure on welfare services - a State comparison
    3. Estimates of the funding of the non-government community services organisations (56KPDF)
    4. Total welfare services expenditure (69KPDF)
      • Funding and provision of welfare services
      • Welfare services expenditure as a percentage of GDP
    5. Technical notes (86KPDF)
      • Welfare services expenditure categories
      • The Commonwealth Grants Commission (CGC) - additional assessment categories (ACATs)
      • Revisions
      • Government Final Consumption Expenditure (GFCE) deflator
      • Population
      • Abbreviations and symbols used in tables
  • End matter (90KPDF)
    • Appendix tables
    • References