New data in this web update provides local-level information for 15 measures of health care use across Australia for 2016−17. Results are presented for the 31 Primary Health Network (PHN) areas and smaller local areas called Statistical Areas Level 3 (SA3).
This report was first published on the MyHealthyCommunities website.
- Cat. no: HPF 30
Nationally, there were 6.1 GP attendances per person, increasing steadily from 5.4 per person in 2010–11
There were 0.49 after-hours GP attendances per person nationally, increasing each year from 0.31 per person in 2010–11
Nationally, there were 0.95 specialist attendances per person, steadily increasing from 0.84 per person in 2010–11