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)
Australia. Productivity Commission for the Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision
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.5.3 Table 11A.5.3 Major cities Inner regional Outer regional Total non remote Remote Very remote Total remote Australia Select variables contributing to community functioning for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians aged 15 and over, by remoteness, Australia, 2014-15 (per cent) (a), (b) 12.0 11.8 16.8 13.5 20.6 31.8 27.6 16.5 Vitality 39.3 39.2 38.0 38.9 39.6 43.2 42.0 39.7 52.6 54.7 58.1 54.8 53.9 57.2 56.2 55.0 66.5 68.0 65.3 66.5 66.2 65.4 65.7 66.4 71.3 75.1 76.5 73.8 74.0 58.2 64.0 71.7 na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na 88.8 86.6 79.4 85.7 62.7 47.5 53.1 78.6 69.9 75.9 69.7 71.6 63.8 51.7 56.2 68.3 78.9 79.1 77.6 78.6 67.4 60.5 63.1 75.3 Total persons aged 15 and over 155.3 95.5 96.3 346.8 35.1 61.8 96.7 443.4 (a) (b) (c) (d) (e) Persons aged 1519 years. na Not available. Source : Unless otherwise indicated, proportions are of the estimated total Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population aged 15 and over. Where another population is indicated, this has been used to calculate proportions. Low/moderate level of psychological distress (511 K5 score) Living in a dwelling that has no major structural problems Household members used telephone(s) in last month Used computer in last 12 months Accessed Internet in last 12 months Proportions calculated in relation to number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians aged 15 and over who identify with a clan group or language group. Proportions calculated in relation to number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians aged 15 and over who are employed. ABS (2016) National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey 2014-15 ; ABS (unpublished) National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey 2014-15; AHMAC (forthcoming) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework 2017 report. Unless otherwise indicated, data are for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population aged 15 and over. Some data items in this table include 'not known' responses for consistency with the denominator as well as OID and published ABS tables Has access to motor vehicles whenever needed Can easily get to places needed Learnt about own Indigenous clan/language Self-assessed health status excellent or very good Has no disability or (restrictive) long term-health condition OVERCOMING INDIGENOUS DISADVANTAGE 2016 ATTACHMENT TABLES PAGE 3 of TABLE 11A.5.3
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