Stronger evidence, better decisions, improved health and welfare

Suicide & self-harm monitoring

Latest statistics on deaths by suicide, intentional self-harm and suicidal behaviour among Australians

Forthcoming releases

  • GEN: Younger people in residential aged care
  • GEN topic page annual update - batch 1 ('People using aged care'; 'Services and places in aged care'; 'Government spending on aged care')
  • Acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease in Australia, 2015–2019

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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