Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Preface
    • Summary
      • Key findings
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • 1.1 What is burden of disease?
      • 1.2 Previous burden of disease studies
      • 1.3 Australian Burden of Disease Study 2011
      • 1.4 Purpose and structure of this report
    • 2 Methods, data sources and data quality
      • 2.1 Years of life lost
      • 2.2 Data sources and inputs
      • 2.3 Methods for redistribution of deaths
      • 2.4 Methods specific to Indigenous fatal burden estimates
    • 3 National results: Indigenous YLL
      • 3.1 Overall Indigenous fatal burden by age and sex
      • 3.2 Indigenous fatal burden by disease group
      • 3.3 Do the leading causes of fatal burden differ by sex?
      • 3.4 Do the leading causes of fatal burden differ by age group?
      • 3.5 Age patterns in YLL for selected disease groups
    • 4 National results: Mortality gap
      • 4.1 What is the overall gap in fatal burden?
      • 4.2 Which age groups contribute the most to the mortality gap?
      • 4.3 What diseases are the leading contributors to the mortality gap?
      • 4.4 Do the leading contributors to the mortality gap differ by age?
      • 4.5 Do the leading contributors to the mortality gap differ by sex?
    • 5 Sub-national results
      • 5.1 State/territory
      • 5.2 Remoteness
      • 5.3 Socioeconomic disadvantage
    • 6 International comparisons
      • 6.1 New Zealand Burden of Diseases, Injuries and Risk Factors Study, 2006-2016
      • 6.2 Results
    • 7 Discussion
      • Key findings and policy implications
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A: Burden of disease studies
      • Appendix B: Data sources and standard life table
        • Mortality data sources
        • Standard life table
      • Appendix C: Measures of socioeconomic disadvantage
        • Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA)
        • Indigenous Relative Socioeconomic Outcomes (IRSEO) Index
        • Pooled Index of Relative Socioeconomic Outcomes (PIRSEO) for Indigenous and non-
        • Indigenous populations
      • Appendix D: Cause list and redistribution
        • Development of the cause list
        • Structure of the cause list
        • How are deaths redistributed in the ABDS? Redistribution results
        • Impact of redistribution
      • Appendix E: Methods for adjusting Indigenous mortality data
        • What is Indigenous under-identification?
        • Indigenous identification in mortality data
        • Indigenous mortality identification studies
        • Sensitivity analyses-impacts of using AIHW and ABS adjustment factors on YLL estimates
        • Strengths and limitations of the ABS and AIHW adjustment factors
        • Adjustment factors used in this report
        • Process of adjusting Indigenous deaths for under-identification for YLL calculations
      • Appendix F: Measuring the gap
        • Age-standardisation
        • Gap (inequality) measures
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • List of boxes