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released: 30 Nov 2011 author: AIHW

This report contains detailed analyses against indicators in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework (the HPF) for Northern Territory.

ISBN 978-1-74249-238-4; Cat. no. IHW 63; 298pp.; Internet Only

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Publication table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Key findings
      • Health status and health outcomes
      • Determinants of health  
      • Health system performance
      • Summary of progress against key indicators in the Health Performance Framework, NT
  • Body section
    • Introduction  
    • Health status and outcomes (Tier 1)
      • 1.01 Low birthweight infants
      • 1.02 Top reasons for hospitalisation
      • 1.03 Hospitalisation for injury and poisoning
      • 1.04 Hospitalisation for pneumonia
      • 1.05 Circulatory disease
      • 1.06 Acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease
      • 1.07 High blood pressure
      • 1.08 Diabetes
      • 1.09 End-stage renal disease
      • 1.10 Decayed, missing, filled teeth
      • 1.11 Hepatitis C and sexually transmissible infections
      • 1.12 Children's hearing loss
      • 1.13 Disability
      • 1.14 Community functioning
      • 1.15 Perceived health status
      • 1.16 Social and emotional wellbeing
      • 1.17 Life expectancy at birth
      • 1.18 Median age at death
      • 1.19 Infant mortality
      • 1.20 Perinatal mortality
      • 1.21 Sudden infant death syndrome
      • 1.22 All-causes age-standardised death rate
      • 1.23 Leading causes of mortality
      • 1.25 Avoidable and preventable deaths
    • Determinants of health (Tier 2)
      • 2.01 Access to functional housing with utilities
      • 2.02 Overcrowding in housing
      • 2.03 Environmental tobacco smoke
      • 2.04 Years 3, 5 and 7 literacy and numeracy
      • 2.05 Years 10 and 12 retention and attainment
      • 2.06 Educational participation and attainment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults
      • 2.07 Employment status including Community Development Employment Projects (CDEP) participation
      • 2.08 Income
      • 2.09 Housing tenure type
      • 2.10 Index of disadvantage
      • 2.11 Dependency ratio
      • 2.13 Community safety
      • 2.14 Contact with the criminal justice system
      • 2.15 Child protection
      • 2.16 Transport
      • 2.17 Indigenous people with access to their traditional lands
      • 2.18 Tobacco use
      • 2.19 Tobacco smoking during pregnancy
      • 2.20 Risky and high-risk alcohol consumption
      • 2.21 Drug and other substance use including inhalants
      • 2.22 Level of physical activity
      • 2.23 Dietary behaviour
      • 2.24 Breastfeeding practices
      • 2.25 Unsafe sexual practices
      • 2.26 Prevalence of overweight and obesity
    • Health system performance (Tier 3)
      • 3.01 Antenatal care
      • 3.02 Immunisation (child and adult)
      • 3.03 Early detection and early treatment of disease
      • 3.05 Differential access to key hospital procedures
      • 3.06 Ambulatory care sensitive hospital admissions
      • 3.07 Health promotion
      • 3.08 Discharge against medical advice
      • 3.09 Access to mental health services
      • 3.10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians in the health workforce
      • 3.11 Competent governance
      • 3.12 Access to services by types of service compared to need
      • 3.14 Access to after-hours primary care
      • 3.15 Regular GP or health service
      • 3.16 Care planning for clients with chronic diseases
      • 3.17 Accreditation
      • 3.18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples training for health related disciplines
      • 3.19 Expenditure on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health compared to need
      • 3.20 Recruitment and retention of clinical and management staff (including GPs)
  • End matter
    • Appendix 1 Data sources and quality
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures

Recommended citation

AIHW 2011. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework 2010 report: Northern Territory. Cat. no. IHW 63. Canberra: AIHW. Viewed 2 October 2014 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=10737420724>.