This was Australian Immigration Minister Peter Dutton quoted in The Sydney Morning Herald on 18 May 2016:
* 44 per cent of the female arrivals and 33 per cent of males do not understand spoken English prior to arrival
* 23 per cent of female arrivals and 17 per cent of males are illiterate in their own language
* 15 per cent have never attended school
* 46 per cent have never undertaken paid work
MINISTER FOR IMMIGRATION AND BORDER PROTECTION
Nor does he draw attention to the fact that those refugees classified as 'not in the labour force' would include children under 15 year of age. Of those recent humanitarian refugee units arriving in Australia 50% contained children.