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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2019) People with disability in Australia 2019: in brief, AIHW, Australian Government, accessed 09 December 2022.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. (2019). People with disability in Australia 2019: in brief. Canberra: AIHW.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. People with disability in Australia 2019: in brief. AIHW, 2019.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. People with disability in Australia 2019: in brief. Canberra: AIHW; 2019.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2019, People with disability in Australia 2019: in brief, AIHW, Canberra.
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People with disability in Australia brings together information from a range of national data sources to contribute to a greater understanding of disability in Australia. Although much is known about how people with disability experience daily life, critical data gaps remain. For example, there is a lack of information on:
These gaps are largely a result of a mix of issues with existing data (such as inconsistent definitions across data sources and key data not being available for use or sharing), and data not being collected at all (such as in many mainstream data collections).
Opportunities to enhance the evidence base about people with disability include:
These gaps and opportunities are not exhaustive, but are a starting point for future discussion. The AIHW continues to work with other statistical agencies and data custodians to maximise and streamline the collection of data about people with disability and to improve its quality.
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