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Overcoming indigenous disadvantage - key indicators

Details:

Title
Overcoming indigenous disadvantage - key indicators
Creator
Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision
Collection
E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT
Date
2003-11
Description
The OID report measures the wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians have been actively involved in the development and production of the report. Section 1.1 describes the origins of the report, and section 1.2 describes its key objectives. Section 1.3 provides contextual information on the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population. Section 1.4 includes a brief historical narrative to help put the information in the report into context. Section 1.5 summarises some recent developments in government policy that have influenced the report and section 1.6 provides further information on the Steering Committee and the OID Working Group that advises it.
Notes
"These reports generally uses the term ‘Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians’ to describe Australia’s first peoples and ‘non-Indigenous Australians’ to refer to Australians of other backgrounds, except where quoting other sources." Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this publication may contain images of deceased people.
Table of contents
Preliminaries -- Overview chapter -- Introduction -- The framework -- Key themes and interpretation -- COAG targets and headline indicators -- Governance, leadership and culture -- Early child development -- Education and training -- Healthy lives -- Economic participation -- Home environment -- Safe and supportive communities -- Outcomes for Torres Strait Islander people -- Measuring factors that improve outcomes -- Appendices.
Language
English
Subject
Aboriginal Australians -- Ecoomic conditions; Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions; Public welfare administration -- Australia; Aboriginal Australians -- Services for; Closing the Gap of Indigenous Disadvantage (Australia)
Publisher name
Australia. Productivity Commission for the Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision
Place of publication
Canberra (A.C.T.)
Format
5 volumes (various pagings) : charts, colour map ; 30 cm.
File type
application/pdf
ISBN
9781740375917 (Print); 9781740375900 (PDF)
ISSN
1448-9805 (Print); 2206-9704 (Online)
Use
Copyright
Copyright owner
Australia. Productivity Commission for the Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision
License
https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042
Parent handle
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/267090
Citation address
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445156
Related items
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445153; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445154; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445158; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445151

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