Frequently asked questions on Dementia in Australia

The following questions relating to dementia were asked by attendees during the launch of Dementia in Australia in September 2021. The following responses are provided from the AIHW, Dementia Australia and the Australian Government Department of Health.  

Dementia data gaps and improving dementia data

Geographical variation of dementia and dementia among priority population groups

Risk factors and prevention of dementia

Health status and services available for people with dementia

Discrimination among people with dementia

Impact of COVID-19 on people with dementia

The AIHW National Centre for Monitoring Dementia and potential future work