Childhood health and development domain

Goals in the Childhood health and development domain
Goal Goal description Most recent data
Goal 4 Indigenous-specific health checks—children aged 0–4 Not on track
Goal 5

Fully immunised—children aged 1

On track
Goal 6 Fully immunised—children aged 2 Not on track
Goal 7 Fully immunised—children aged 5 On track
Goal 8 Indigenous-specific health checks—children aged 5–14 Not on track

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Information about this domain

Vision

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are in good health and meet key developmental milestones, laying the foundation for strong and long healthy lives

Goals

  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children aged 0–4 years who have at least one Indigenous-specific health check in a year to 69% by 2023.
  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children at age 1 who are fully immunised to 88% by 2023.
  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children at age 2 who are fully immunised to 96% by 2023.
  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children at age 5 who are fully immunised to 96% by 2023.
  • Increase the rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children aged 5–14 years who have at least one Indigenous-specific health check in a year to 46% by 2023.