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released: 16 Feb 2009 author: AIHW

This report includes information from the 2007-08 Younger People With Disability in Residential Aged Care Minimum Data Set (YPIRAC MDS). It summarises the characteristics of people who were 'on the books' during 2007-08 and the YPIRAC services they received. Included in 'on the books' are people who accepted YPIRAC services in 2006-07 and continued to receive services (including monitoring only) in 2007-08, along with new starters in 2007-08.

ISSN 1444-3589; ISBN 978 1 74024 890 7; Cat. no. DIS 53; 0pp.; Internet only

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Publication table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations and symbols
    • Summary
  • Body section
    1. Introduction
      • 1.1 Outline of the report
      • 1.2 The YPIRAC program
      • 1.3 Scope and definitions
    2. YPIRAC service users
      • 2.1 Characteristics and YPIRAC target groups
      • 2.2 Residential setting
      • 2.3 Disability groups
    3. Service use
      • 3.1 YPIRAC-specific services
      • 3.2 Support services
    4. New and continuing service users
      • 4.1 Characteristics and YPIRAC target groups
      • 4.2 Service use
    5. Target population
      • 5.1 Contact with potential service users
      • 5.2 Younger people in residential aged care
    6. Data processing and quality
      • 6.1 Development and collection of the YPIRAC MDS
      • 6.2 Data quality
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix 1: Additional tables
      • Appendix 2: YPIRAC MDS collection forms
      • Appendix 3: Service type classification
      • Appendix 4: English proficiency groupings
      • Appendix 5: Residential setting definitions
      • Appendix 6: The statistical linkage key
      • Appendix 7: YPIRAC MDS 2006-07 data development and collection
    • References

Notes and corrections

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Previous versions of files that have been updated or corrected are presented below.

  1. (13 July 2009) Section 5.2 was added to this document as new data from Residential aged care in Australia 2007-08: a statistical overview became available.

Recommended citation

AIHW 2009. Younger People with Disability In Residential Aged Care Program: final report on the 2007-08 Minimum Data Set. Disability series. Cat. no. DIS 53. Canberra: AIHW. Viewed 19 December 2014 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=6442468213>.