Extent of Loneliness in the Community

Resources about the extent of loneliness in the Community

  • Franklin, A & Tranter, B (2008), Loneliness in Australia Paper No 13, Housing and Community Research Unit, University of Tasmania, Hobart
  • Relationships Australia (2011) Issues and concerns for Australian relationships today:  Relationships Indicators Survey 2011, Canberra
  • Baker, David (2012) All the lonely people.  Loneliness in Australia, 2001-2009 The Australia Institute, Institute Paper No 9, Australia
  • Bond, Meghan, Howden, Peter & Ralston, Nikki (2014) Social Isolation in Older People at  https://www.beyondblue.org.au/about-us/research-projects/research-projects/social-isolation-in-older-people
  • 8 out of 10 Australians say loneliness is increasing: new survey at http://www.lifeline.org.au/about_lifeline_home/media_centre/_media_releases/2016_articles
  • Mackay, Hugh (2014) The art of belonging.  It’s not where you live, it’s how you live Pan Macmillan Australia, Sydney, New South Wales
  • Cohen, Josh (2015) Why is midlife such a lonely time? The Guardian, 15 July 2015