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This report contains detailed analyses against indicators in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework (the HPF) for Western Australia.
A summary of the key findings under each tier are outlined below as well as in a table format for ease of reference.
While the health status of Indigenous people in Western Australia is worse than their non-Indigenous counterparts against most indicators, significant health gains have been made in a number of areas:
Despite making progress in some areas, further improvements need to be made in a number of areas to close the gap in health disadvantage between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Western Australia:
In Western Australia, there have been improvements in several key health determinants in recent years including:
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