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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/10070/445158

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445153; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445154; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445156; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445151

Page content

TABLE 8A.1.1 Table 8A.1.1 Self-assessed health status, by age and Indigenous status, 2004-05, 2008, 2011-13 and 2014-15 (a), (b), (c) Unit 04 514 15 24 2534 35 44 45 54 55 and over Crude rate 15 yrs and over Age-standardised 15 yrs and over Rate ratio (d) Total persons Crude Total persons age standardised Total % 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 .. 100.0 100.0 Total number no. 66 090 127 159 103 780 69 931 63 851 46 912 42 627 327 101 .. .. 520 350 .. Non-Indigenous Excellent % na na 26.9 24.8 22.7 19.3 13.7 20.5 20.7 0.6 na na Very good % na na 40.8 39.5 38.5 36.3 28.3 35.6 35.9 0.7 na na % na na 67.7 64.2 61.2 55.6 42.1 56.1 56.6 0.7 na na Good % na na 25.8 28.1 28.3 28.8 31.7 28.9 28.8 1.2 na na Fair % na na 5.3 6.6 7.8 11.5 18.0 10.9 10.6 1.7 na na Poor % na na 1.2 1.1 2.7 4.2 8.2 4.1 3.9 2.6 na na % na na 6.5 7.7 10.5 15.7 26.2 15.0 14.5 1.9 na na Total % na na 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 .. na na Total number no. na na 2 783 949 2 819 126 2 987 518 2 864 016 4 919 592 16 374 202 .. .. na na Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Excellent % 3.5 3.4 6.1 8.1 10.8 14.3 17.0 4.0 4.5 .. 2.4 2.8 Very good % 5.6 4.3 4.5 5.6 6.8 8.9 10.5 3.2 3.6 .. 2.7 3.1 % 1.9 1.5 2.8 3.9 5.2 6.9 8.7 2.2 2.4 .. 1.3 1.5 Good % 9.7 5.5 5.1 5.0 5.4 6.9 6.8 2.9 3.2 .. 2.5 2.9 Fair % 19.9 13.7 13.5 10.8 9.3 8.0 7.3 4.2 4.7 .. 4.1 4.8 Poor % 38.4 26.4 23.6 18.4 15.1 13.8 9.1 6.5 7.2 .. 6.2 7.2 % 17.4 12.5 11.9 9.2 7.4 6.5 4.9 3.4 3.8 .. 3.4 4.0 Non-Indigenous Excellent % na na 4.6 4.7 4.4 4.5 4.6 2.3 2.3 .. na na Very good % na na 3.1 3.1 2.8 3.2 2.3 1.2 1.2 .. na na % na na 2.0 1.9 1.7 2.4 2.0 0.9 0.9 .. na na Good % na na 5.2 4.1 3.7 4.3 2.7 1.8 1.8 .. na na Fair % na na 12.8 11.6 7.2 7.1 3.4 2.9 2.9 .. na na Poor % na na 25.0 24.4 13.3 13.2 6.0 5.4 5.4 .. na na % na na 10.9 10.1 5.8 6.2 2.9 2.4 2.4 .. na na Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Excellent 3.6 2.9 3.0 2.6 2.7 3.0 1.9 1.3 1.2 .. 1.3 1.1 Very good 3.3 2.8 2.9 3.7 3.5 3.3 3.4 1.7 1.7 .. 1.6 1.6 3.1 2.3 3.2 3.8 3.9 4.0 3.8 1.9 1.8 .. 1.4 1.4 Subtotal fair/poor Relative standard error Subtotal excellent/very good Subtotal fair/poor Subtotal excellent/very good Subtotal fair/poor 95 per cent confidence interval Subtotal excellent/very good Subtotal excellent/very good OVERCOMING INDIGENOUS DISADVANTAGE 2016 ATTACHMENT TABLES PAGE 4 of TABLE 8A.1.1


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