Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Preface
    • Acknowledgements
    • Summary
    • About Australia’s health 2012
    • New in 2012
    • Common terms
    • Quality assurance
  • Body section
    • 1: Australia’s health in context
    • 2: Living and dying in Australia
    • 3: How healthy are Australians?
    • 4: Protecting and promoting health
    • 5: Health behaviours and risks
    • 6: Causes of ill health
    • 7: Treating ill health
    • 8: The economics of health
    • 9: Health workforce
    • 10: Supporting Australia’s health: research and information
  • End matter
    • Methods and conventions
    • Symbols
    • Abbreviations
    • Glossary
    • Index