Stronger evidence, better decisions, improved health and welfare

Australia's health performance

The latest on Australia's health and health system performance

My Hospitals

Latest data update: Emergency department care and Elective surgery waiting times 2018-19 (11 Dec 2019)

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Forthcoming releases

  • Bloodstream infections associated with hospital care 2018–19: Australian hospital statistics
  • Review of the two national Indigenous Specific Primary Health Care Data Sets: Online Services Report and the national Key Performance Indicators
  • Patient experiences in Australia by small geographic areas in 2017–18

About our data

We hold valuable data on many health and welfare issues and topics, widely used by government, researchers, policymakers and the community for the betterment of all Australians. This data is used to produce reports, bulletins, online content and data products. We are committed to providing accessible and reusable government data in line with strict privacy and confidentiality requirements. We also manage Australia’s metadata online registry.


Our services

We are Australia’s leading health and welfare statistics agency. Our end-to-end data services ensure strong evidence is available on a wide range of health and welfare matters. This enables stronger decision making for better services and programs for all Australians.


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