Territory Stories

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 9A.1.3 Table 9A.1.3 NSW Vic Qld WA SA Tas ACT NT Australia (b) Australia (b) Number Full time and part time employment, employed people aged 1564 years, by State and Territory, by remoteness area, 2001, 2006 and 2011 (Census data) (a) Proportion (per cent) Employed (d) Major cities 75.8 77.2 63.6 76.9 74.1 .. 99.7 .. 71.7 6 979 469 Inner regional 18.2 18.6 18.6 8.5 10.6 67.9 0.2 .. 17.3 1 684 374 Outer regional 5.4 4.0 14.7 7.3 11.5 29.8 .. 64.1 8.6 837 806 Remote 0.4 0.1 1.7 4.3 2.8 1.6 .. 20.8 1.4 137 264 Very remote 0.1 .. 1.2 2.7 0.9 0.6 .. 14.5 0.8 78 015 Australia (e) 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 9 731 843 Working full-time (f) Major cities 77.1 78.3 63.2 76.4 74.4 .. 99.7 .. 72.4 4 510 187 Inner regional 17.0 17.7 18.3 8.1 10.3 68.1 0.2 .. 16.5 1 025 972 Outer regional 5.3 3.9 15.0 7.2 11.4 29.5 .. 65.4 8.6 535 045 Remote 0.4 0.1 1.9 4.9 2.9 1.6 .. 21.1 1.5 96 326 Very remote 0.1 .. 1.3 3.2 1.0 0.6 .. 12.8 0.9 55 334 Australia (e) 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 6 232 532 Working part-time (g) Major cities 73.2 75.3 65.0 79.1 74.0 .. 99.7 .. 70.9 2 057 033 Inner regional 20.5 20.2 19.2 9.1 11.2 68.3 0.2 .. 18.9 549 118 Outer regional 5.8 4.3 13.6 7.2 11.3 29.7 .. 61.1 8.4 244 927 Remote 0.3 0.1 1.2 3.0 2.7 1.4 .. 19.8 1.1 30 914 Very remote 0.1 .. 0.9 1.4 0.7 0.5 .. 18.7 0.6 16 084 Australia (e) 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 2 901 816 2006 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (c) OVERCOMING INDIGENOUS DISADVANTAGE 2016 ATTACHMENT TABLES PAGE 3 of TABLE 9A.1.3


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this website may contain the names, voices and images of people who have died, as well as other culturally sensitive content. Please be aware that some collection items may use outdated phrases or words which reflect the attitude of the creator at the time, and are now considered offensive.

We use temporary cookies on this site to provide functionality.
By continuing to use this site without changing your settings, you consent to our use of cookies.