The AIHW is an independent statutory Australian Government agency with more than 30 years of experience working with health and welfare data.
Our role is to provide meaningful information and statistics for the benefit of the Australian people by:
Our vision is to provide stronger evidence (data and information) for better decisions and improved health and welfare.
1. A trusted leader in health and welfare data and analysis
2. Innovative producers of data sets and analysis
3. A strong strategic partner
4. Recognised for our organisational excellence
View our Strategic directions 2022–2026.
Our Corporate plan sets out the key priorities and activities we will pursue to achieve these strategic goals.
We work with a broad range of stakeholders — with some of our relationships dating back to our establishment in 1987.
We convene or participate in around 100 committees with experts from many different subject areas, meaning we're informed by contemporary best practice and a wide range of perspectives, including:
We also have in place many partnership agreements and memorandums of understanding, including with:
The AIHW chairs, is a member of, or provides secretariat services to, a large number of national committees.
We'd love to know any feedback that you have about the AIHW website, its contents or reports.
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