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Legal Australia-Wide Survey: Legal need in Australia   

, 2012 The Legal Australia-Wide Survey (LAW Survey) provides the first comprehensive quantitative assessment across Australia of an extensive range of legal needs on a representative sample of the population. It examines the nature of legal problems, the pathways to their resolution, and the demographic groups that struggle with the weight of their legal problems.


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Contents

Foreword and Acknowledgements

Executive summary

Chapter 1: Review of legal needs surveys

Chapter 2: The present study

Chapter 3: Prevalence of legal problems

Chapter 4: Nature of legal problems

Chapter 5: Response to legal problems

Chapter 6: Advice for legal problems

Chapter 7: Finalisation of legal problems

Chapter 8: Outcome of legal problems

Chapter 9: Findings across Australia in context

Chapter 10: A holistic approach to justice

Appendix A1: LAW Survey instrument and glossary

Appendix A2: the present study

Appendix A3: prevalence of legal problems

Appendix A4: nature of legal problems

Appendix A5: response to legal problems

Appendix A6: advice for legal problems

Appendix A7: finalisation of legal problems

Appendix A8: outcome of legal problems

Appendix A9: findings in context

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