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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 11A.1.8 Table 11A.1.8 Males Females Persons (f) Males Females Persons (f) 2014-15 Mental/behavioural disorders (F10) 2 503 1 784 4 287 694.1 494.6 594.3 acute intoxication (F10.0) 1 603 1 363 2 966 444.5 377.9 411.2 harmful use (F10.1) 100 64 164 27.7 17.7 22.7 dependence syndrome (F10.2) 368 205 573 102.0 56.8 79.4 other (F10.3F10.9) 432 152 584 119.8 42.1 81.0 Alcoholic liver disease (K70) 281 231 512 77.9 64.0 71.0 Other inflammatory liver disease (K75) 28 42 70 7.8 11.6 9.7 Toxic effect of alcohol (T51) 32 20 52 8.9 5.5 7.2 41 26 67 11.4 7.2 9.3 90 176 266 25.0 48.8 36.9 29 22 51 8.0 6.1 7.1 Total 2 971 2 279 5 250 823.8 631.8 727.8 2013-14 Mental/behavioural disorders (F10) 2 454 1 808 4 262 695.9 511.6 603.6 acute intoxication (F10.0) 1 487 1 317 2 804 421.7 372.6 397.1 harmful use (F10.1) 108 69 177 30.6 19.5 25.1 dependence syndrome (F10.2) 381 250 631 108.0 70.7 89.4 other (F10.3F10.9) 478 172 650 135.5 48.7 92.1 Alcoholic liver disease (K70) 295 220 515 83.6 62.2 72.9 Other inflammatory liver disease (K75) 20 43 63 5.7 12.2 8.9 Hospital separations related to alcohol use (number and crude rate per 100 000 population), Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons, by sex, Australia, 2012-13 to 2014-15 (a), (b), (c), (d) Number Crude rate per 100 000 (e) Accidental poisoning by and exposure to alcohol (X45) Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to alcohol (X65) Poisoning by and exposure to alcohol, undetermined intent (Y15) OVERCOMING INDIGENOUS DISADVANTAGE 2016 ATTACHMENT TABLES PAGE 1 of TABLE 11A.1.8


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