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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 Western Australia.

ISBN 978-1-74249-225-4; Cat. no. IHW 59; 242pp.; Internet Only

Publication

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 in the Health Performance Framework, NT
  • Body section
    • Introduction
      • Demographic information
      • Data sources and methodology
      • Data limitations
      • Population data
      • Structure of this report
    • 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
      • 1.07 High blood pressure
      • 1.08 Diabetes
      • 1.09 End-stage renal disease
      • 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, 7 and 9 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)
      • 3.02 Immunisation
      • 3.03 Early detection and early treatment
      • 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 Extent to which individuals have a 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

Notes and corrections

1. A number of changes have been made to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework 2010: Western Australia (AIHWCat no. IHW59) that was published online in September 2011. Changes have been made to correct some discrepancies found, including incorrect labelling, incorrect data and reference years.

The current version of the publication is presented above. Previous versions of files that have been updated or corrected are presented below.

Recommended citation

AIHW 2011. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework 2010 report: Western Australia. Cat. no. IHW 59. Canberra: AIHW. Viewed 19 December 2014 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=10737420736>.