Table of contents

  • Preliminary material 
    • Title page and verso
    • Contents
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary of findings
      • Health inequalities by area-level socioeconomic disadvantage
      • Health inequalities by equivalised income
      • Health inequalities by education level
      • Health inequalities by occupation
  • Sections
    1. Introduction 
      • Background
      • Purpose
      • Indigenous health and inequality
    2. Data issues and methods
      • Data sources
      • Socioeconomic indicators
      • Health-related indicators
      • Statistical analyses
    3. Health inequalities by area-level socioeconomic disadvantage
      • Persons aged 0-14 years
      • Persons aged 15-24 years
      • Persons aged 25-64 years
      • Persons aged 65 years and over
      • Summary and discussion
    4. Health inequalities by equivalised income 
      • Persons aged 0-14 years
      • Persons aged 15-24 years
      • Persons aged 25-64 years
      • Persons aged 65 years and over
      • Summary and discussion
    5. Health inequalities by education 
      • Persons aged 25-64 years
      • Persons aged 65 years and over
      • Summary and discussion
    6. Health inequalities by occupation 
      • Persons aged 25-64 years
      • Summary and discussion
    7. Discussion and conclusions
      • Summary of health inequalities in Australia
      • Explaining and reducing health inequalities in Australia
      • Implications of this report's findings for the future monitoring of health inequalities
  • End matter
    • Glossary 
    • References
    • Appendix A
      • Question descriptions in the 1989-90, 1995 and 2001 National Health Surveys for the morbidity and related outcomes included in this report
    • Appendix B
      • Comparability status of the morbidity and related outcomes included in this report, as assessed by the ABS for the 1989-90, 1995 and 2001 National Health Surveys
    • Appendix C
      • Long-term condition codes
    • References