Housing assistance in Australia 2015 covers government funded provision of social housing, rent assistance, home purchase assistance and support services to help households maintain their tenancies.
- Cat. no: WEB 73
393,844 households were in social housing in 2013–14
Waiting lists for social housing remain long
4% to 10% of households across social housing programs were overcrowded in 2013–14
Mainstream community housing continues to grow as a proportion of all social housing