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Developing Spatial Microsimulation Estimates of Small Area Advangage and Disadvantage among Older Australians

Gong, Cathy Honge; McNamara, Justin; Vidyattama, Yogi; Miranti, Riyana; Tanton, Rob; Harding, Ann; Kendig, Hal


This paper presents innovative applications of spatial microsimulation techniques to develop estimates of the small area distribution of deep economic disadvantage and relative economic advantage among Australians 55 years and older, combining data on disposable income, main source of income, and housing tenure. The spatial microsimulation model produces synthetic small area measures of economic disadvantage and advantage among older people that are multidimensional. This approach recognises...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Population Space and Place
DOI: 10.1002/psp.692


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