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 4A.9.14 Table 4A.9.14 Unit Number Per cent 95% CI Number Per cent 95% CI Normal vision (visual acuity 6/12) 1 659 97.9 0.6 1 052 88.5 1.8 Bilateral vision loss Visual acuity < 6/12 to 6/18 17 1.0 0.5 75 6.3 1.4 Visual acuity < 6/18 6/60 8 0.5 0.3 37 3.1 1.0 3 0.2 0.1 19 1.6 0.7 Perception/no perception of light .. .. .. 3 0.3 0.2 Not recorded 7 0.4 0.2 3 0.3 0.2 25 1.5 0.6 112 9.4 1.6 Blindness (visual acuity <6/60) 3 0.2 0.3 22 1.9 0.8 CI = Confidence Interval. (a) Unadjusted. (b) Includes children aged 515 years (n=1694) and adults aged 40 years and over (n=1189). .. Not applicable. Source : National Indigenous Eye Health Survey 2008 ; AIHW (2011) Eye Health in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people , Cat. no. IHW 49, Canberra; Taylor, H.R., Xie, J., Fox, S.S., Dunn, R.A., Arnold, A-L. and Keefe, J.E., The prevalence and causes of vision loss in Indigenous Australians: the National Indigenous Eye Health Survey, Medical Journal of Australia 192:312-8. Prevalence of binocular distant visual acuity, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, 2008 (a), (b) Children Adults Visual acuity < 6/60 > perception of light Low vision (visual acuity < 6/12 to 6/60) OVERCOMING INDIGENOUS DISADVANTAGE 2016 ATTACHMENT TABLES PAGE 1 of TABLE 4A.9.14
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