Childhood health and development domain

Goals in the Childhood health and development domain

Goal 4 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 Health checks—children aged 5–14 On track

Key:
On track On track
Not on track Not on track
Not currently possible to assess Not currently possible to assess

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 0–4 years who have at least one 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 5–14 years who have at least one health check in a year to 46% by 2023.