The AIHW thanks and acknowledges the large contribution by staff from a range of organisations in providing data sets and advice. These organisations are:

  • Department of Defence
  • Department of Veterans’ Affairs
  • Department of Social Services
  • Melbourne Institute: HILDA Survey team
  • AIHW Veterans’ Advisory Group.

The AIHW also thanks and acknowledges contributions of internal staff from the Disability Unit and the Specialist Capability Unit, who provided ongoing guidance and comments for this analysis.

This paper uses unit record data from Household Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) survey. HILDA is conducted by the Australian Government Department of Social Services (DSS). The findings and views reported in this paper, however, are those of the AIHW and should not be attributed to the Australian Government, DSS, or any of DSS’ contractors or partners. DOI:10.26193/KXNEBO.