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Through our research the Commission contributes to the public debate and encourage informed policy discussion:

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National Indigenous Reform Agreement - National Agreement Performance Reporting

Released: 6 Feb 2020

The information in this report is intended as an input to the COAG Reform Council's analysis of the National Indigenous Reform Agreement.

Vulnerable Private Renters: Evidence and Options

Released: 25 Sep 2019

This research paper examines the experiences of vulnerable people in the private rental market and the consequences of those experiences, where possible. It also discusses the policy environment affecting outcomes for vulnerable renters, and private

Rising inequality? A stocktake of the evidence

Released: 28 Aug 2018

The purpose of this research paper is to contribute to an informed discussion in Australia by bringing together and taking stock of the latest and most complete evidence measuring the prevalence of, and trends in, inequality, economic mobility and

Indigenous Expenditure Report 2017 - Indigenous Expenditure Report

Released: 26 Oct 2017

The 2017 Indigenous Expenditure Report was released on 26 October 2017. It provides estimates of the levels and patterns of Australian, State and Territory government expenditure on services relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage: Key Indicators 2016 - Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage

Released: 17 Nov 2016

This comprehensive report card measures where things have improved (or not) against 52 indicators across a range of areas including governance, leadership and culture, early childhood, education, health, home and safe and supportive communities, and

Indigenous Primary School Achievement

Released: 8 Jun 2016

This self-initiated research project was able to access a new national dataset that links information about primary school students' literacy and numeracy achievement and demographic characteristics with information about the schools they attend.

2016 Review of Indigenous Expenditure Report - Indigenous Expenditure Report

Released: 14 Dec 2015

A review to investigate ways to further enhance the policy relevance of the Indigenous Expenditure Report.

National Indigenous Reform Agreement: Performance Assessment 2013-14

Released: 2 Dec 2015

This report is the sixth in the series of performance assessments for the Closing the Gap targets. In making its assessments, the Commission has therefore sought to ensure an appropriate degree of comparability with the assessments made by the COAG

Indigenous Expenditure Report 2014 - Indigenous Expenditure Report

Released: 12 Dec 2014

The 2014 Indigenous Expenditure Report was released on 12 December 2014. It provides estimates of expenditure on services provided to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians by the Australian Government, and State and Territory governments.

Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage: Key Indicators 2014 - Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage

Released: 19 Nov 2014

This report measures the wellbeing of Australia's Indigenous peoples. The report provides information about outcomes across a range of strategic areas such as early child development, education and training, healthy lives, economic participation,