Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Half title and verso pages
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Preface
    • Acknowledgments and authorship
    • Abbreviations and symbols
    • Executive summary
  • Sections
    1. 1 Introduction
      1. Population
      2. Health status
      3. Income
      4. Data on health service use and spending
      5. Content of this publication
    2. Results
      1. Expenditures by responsibility for management
      2. Expenditures by services
      3. Expenditures on primary and secondary/tertiary health services
      4. Source of funds
      5. Government expenditures
        1. Expenditures by the Australian Government
        2. Expenditures by state and territory governments
      6. Expenditures by region
      7. Changes over time
        1. Changes in expenditure on selected major programs
      8. Expenditures and incomes
      9. Future work
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      1. Australian Government expenditure and funding tables
      2. State and territory government expenditures
      3. Methodology
        1. Scope
        2. Sources of data and methods of estimation
        3. Funding
        4. Estimation of average government expenditures per person, by household income
        5. Deflation and constant price expenditure aggregates
      4. Hospital audit and under-identification
        1. Sample size and hospital selection
        2. Assumptions
        3. Confidence bounds
        4. Estimating methods
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • List of boxes