Table of contents

  • Foreword
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • Acknowledgements
  • Summary
  • Introduction
    • Key health indicators, measures and comparisons
    • Aboriginal health-related statistical collections
    • Population distribution and growth
  • Health status and risk factors
    • Mothers and babies
    • Mortality
    • Patterns of health
    • Important causes of ill-health
    • Risk factors
  • Trends in mortality 
    • Causes of death
    • Age- and sex-specific mortality
    • Life expectancy
  • Regional variation in mortality
  • Conclusions
  • References