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Mapping Social Cohesion 2018: The Scanlon Foundation Surveys Report


This report presents the findings of the eleventh Scanlon Foundation Mapping Social Cohesion Survey conducted in 2018 (see commentary). It builds on the knowledge gained through the ten earlier Scanlon Foundation surveys conducted in 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, providing for the first time in Australia a series of detailed surveys on social cohesion and population issues. It includes discussion of public opinion on social cohesion, trust, immigration, asylum seekers, and ethnic, cultural and religious diversity.

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Mapping Social Cohesion National Report cover