Financial security

Income and wealth inequality remain entrenched in Australia. There is a stark gap between the highest and lowest income earners with women experiencing disadvantage across all stages of their life.

Poverty in Australia 2018

Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand partnered on a new analysis by the Australian Council of Social Service and UNSW Sydney that shows national poverty rates in Australia remain high despite decades of uninterrupted economic growth.

Inequality in Australia 2018

The Inequality in Australia 2018 report examines the distribution of wealth in Australia and tracks changes in income and wealth inequality over time. It also looks at how different kinds of households fit within the income spectrum.