Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Half title and verso pages
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
  • Sections
    1. Introduction
      • Purpose and structure of this report
    2. Data sources and methods
      • Terminology used in this report
      • Data sources
      • Data limitations and quality
      • Statistical methods
      • Indigenous Australian population profile groups
    3. Background: demographics and overall health status
      • Demographic characteristics
      • Health status
      • Long-term health conditions
    4. Cardiovascular disease
      • Overview of cardiovascular disease
      • Coronary heart disease
      • Cerebrovascular disease
      • Heart failure
      • Hypertension
      • Rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease
      • Summary and conclusion
    5. Risk factors and conditions associated with cardiovascular disease
      • How many Indigenous Australians have a risk factor for cardiovascular disease?
      • How many Indigenous Australians with and without long-term cardiovascular disease have a risk factor?
      • Disparity in prevalence of each risk factor between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians
      • Tobacco smoking
      • Physical inactivity
      • Poor nutrition
      • Overweight and obesity
      • Alcohol consumption
      • Diabetes
      • Long-term kidney disease
      • Summary and conclusion
  • End matter
    • Appendix 1: Statistical methods
    • Appendix 2: Detailed statistical tables
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures