Statistics on number of people on welfare because of migraine
RK Crosby made this Freedom of Information request to Services Australia
Dear Services Australia,
Migraine Australia has been advised by your statistics department that the only way to access these statistics is via the FOI process.
Can you please provide:
- Statistics on the number of people on Disability Support Pension (DSP) listing migraine in their top 10 conditions.
- Statistics on the number of people who had their application for DSP rejected listing migraine in their top 10 conditions.
- Statistics on the number of people on JobSeeker or other welfare payment involving mutual obligation who were exempted from mutual obligation activities for any period due to migraine
For the financial years 2018-19, 2019-20 and 2020-2021 ideally broken down by quarter.
Dear RK Crosby,
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