Overview

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework (HPF) report 2017 gives the latest information on how Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia are faring according to a range of 68 performance measures across 3 tiers:

Tier 1 Health status and outcomes

This includes measures on:

  • Health conditions
  • Human function
  • Life expectancy and wellbeing
  • Deaths

Tier 2 Determinants of health

This includes measures on:

  • Environmental factors
  • Socioeconomic factors
  • Community capacity
  • Health behaviours
  • Person-ralated factors

Tier 3 Health system performance

This includes measures on:

  • Effective/appropriate/efficient
  • Responsive
  • Accessible
  • Continuous
  • Capable
  • Sustainable

The measures are from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework and cover data that has been collected on the health and welfare system, including Indigenous-specific and mainstream services and programs.

Jurisdiction-specific reports

The AIHW produced jurisdiction-specific reports for:

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework (HPF) report 2017

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework report 2017 is published by the Australian Health Minister's Advisory Committee, and is available on the website of the Department of the Prime Minster and Cabinet.