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Should parental leave payments increase based on the mother's wage?

Results from Labor

Last answered 22 hours ago

Parental Leave Poll Results for Labor

Yes

9,638 votes

32%

No

20,122 votes

68%

Distribution of answers submitted by Labor.

2 Yes answers
4 No answers
0 overlapping answers

Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Aug 11, 2013. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.

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Data based on unique submissions (duplicates or multiple submissions are eliminated) per user using a 30-day moving average to reduce daily variance from traffic sources. Totals may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.

Data based on 30-day moving average to reduce daily variance from traffic sources. Totals may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.

Learn more about Parental Leave

Australia has introduced an 18 week paid parental leave scheme which is publicly funded and provides the federal minimum wage (currently A$596.78 per week) rather than a percentage of the primary caregiver's salary. It is not be available to families where the primary caregiver has an annual salary above $150,000 per annum.  Learn more  or  See recent parental leave news

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