Overcoming indigenous disadvantage - key indicators
Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision
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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.
"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.
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.
Aboriginal Australians -- Ecoomic conditions; Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions; Public welfare administration -- Australia; Aboriginal Australians -- Services for; Closing the Gap of Indigenous Disadvantage (Australia)
5 volumes (various pagings) : charts, colour map ; 30 cm.
9781740375917 (Print); 9781740375900 (PDF)
1448-9805 (Print); 2206-9704 (Online)
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445153; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445154; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445156; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445151
TABLE 8A.1.48 Table 8A.1.48 Health good or service type Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Non-Indigenous Ratio Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Non-Indigenous Ratio 292.5 131.2 2.2 3 525.1 1 670.0 2.1 .. .. .. 3 232.6 1 538.8 2.1 292.5 131.2 2.2 292.5 131.2 2.2 160.6 23.8 6.8 161.0 95.0 1.7 406.4 626.2 0.7 254.5 384.9 0.7 148.9 355.2 0.4 .. .. .. 38.5 92.5 0.4 38.5 92.5 0.4 1 966.5 236.1 8.3 .. .. .. 326.2 82.6 4.0 .. .. .. 244.2 750.6 0.3 124.4 80.9 1.5 17.7 149.0 0.1 9.0 16.1 0.6 3 601.5 2 447.2 1.5 4 112.5 2 339.4 1.8 (a) (b) .. Not applicable. Source : Primary health services include public and community health services and those flowing from a patient-initiated contact (general practitioner consultations, hospital emergency attendances, general practitioner ordered investigations and prescriptions, over the counter medicines etc.). Secondary/tertiary services involve a referral within the health system or a hospital admission. AIHW (2013) Expenditure on health for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People 2010-11, Health and welfare expenditure series no. 48. Cat no. HWE 57, Canberra. Community health services Public health Medications Aids and appliances Total health (a) Refers to recurrent expenditure on health services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous Australians and includes funding from multiple government and non-government sources, including private health insurance. Excludes expenditure on health administration, health expenditure not elsewhere included and research. Other professional services Expenditure per person on primary and secondary/tertiary health services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Non-Indigenous people, by type of health good or service, 2010-11 (a), (b) Primary Secondary/tertiary Expenditure per person ($) Expenditure per person ($) Total hospital services Admitted patient services Non-admitted patient services Patient transport Medical services Dental services OVERCOMING INDIGENOUS DISADVANTAGE 2016 ATTACHMENT TABLES PAGE 1 of TABLE 8A.1.48
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