Overcoming indigenous disadvantage - key indicators
Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision
E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT
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 11A.3.44 Table 11A.3.44 Unit Males Females Persons Males Females Persons 2015 % 32.0 35.1 32.6 45.8 54.1 47.9 % 4.0 10.0 5.2 4.4 10.6 6.0 % 64.0 54.9 62.2 49.8 35.3 46.1 Total juvenile offenders no. 1 407 359 1 766 249 85 334 2014 % 27.9 44.6 31.1 41.4 50.0 42.9 % 9.7 8.5 9.5 4.2 6.0 4.5 % 62.4 46.9 59.4 54.4 44.0 52.6 Total juvenile offenders no. 1 233 294 1 527 239 50 289 (a) (b) (c) (d) Source : Proportion of offenders who were denied diversion (d) NT, proportion of alleged juvenile offenders, by whether diverted, by Indigenous status, by sex, 2014 and 2015 (a), (b), (c) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Non-Indigenous Proportion of offenders who participated in diversion Proportion of offenders who were eligible, but declined to participate in diversion Proportion of offenders who were denied diversion (d) Proportion of offenders who participated in diversion Offenders who were eligible, but declined to participate in diversion Data refers to alleged juvenile offenders rather than apprehension cases. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander data are based on self-identification by the juvenile. Where cases did not result in a diversion, these cases either proceeded to court or were resolved in some other manner (it is not an indicator of the number of matters referred to the courts). Offenders were denied diversion as a result of the seriousness of the offence or re-offending. Northern Territory Police (unpublished). OVERCOMING INDIGENOUS DISADVANTAGE 2016 ATTACHMENT TABLES PAGE 1 of TABLE 11A.3.44
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