These types of countries have systems in place that help parents, mothers, take care of babies, young children, teens, those who would otherwise live in terrible poverty, the mentally ill and so on. If we can prevent people falling through the cracks all the way along, we will see huge social changes that benefit the whole of Australia.
Very few people percentage wise are long term unemployed even in our country are long term unemployed. There are just so many obstacles for some people sadly.
Also more women are happy to work as its workable with their children, even for single mums.