Table of contents

  • Summary
    • Suicide
    • Transport crashes
    • Unintentional poisoning by pharmaceuticals
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1 Methods
      • What data were reported?
      • Which deaths were included?
      • How were data presented?
      • Additional information
  • 2 Overview
    • 2.1 How many Indigenous Australians died as a result of injury?
      • Age and sex
      • State or territory of usual residence
      • Remoteness of usual residence
      • Type of injury
    • 2.2 Causes of death
      • Methods of identifying cause of death
      • What were the main causes of injury death in Australia in 2011–12 to 2015–16?
    • 2.3 How have injury deaths changed over time?
    • 2.4 How have the causes of injury deaths varied over time?
  • 3 Transport crashes
    • 3.1 What methods were used?
    • 3.2 How many deaths were there from 2011–12 to 2015–16?
      • Age and sex
      • State or territory of usual residence
      • Remoteness of usual residence
      • Type of injury
    • 3.3 How have deaths changed over time?
  • 4 Poisoning by pharmaceuticals
    • 4.1 What methods were used?
    • 4.2 How many deaths were there from 2011–12 to 2015–16?
      • Age and sex
      • State or territory of usual residence
      • Remoteness of usual residence
      • Types of pharmaceuticals
    • 4.3 How have deaths changed over time?
  • 5 Poisoning by other substances
    • 5.1 What methods were used?
    • 5.2 How many deaths were there from 2011–12 to 2015–16?
      • Age and sex
      • State of territory of usual residence
      • Remoteness of usual residence
      • Types of substances
    • 5.4 How have deaths changed over time?
  • 6 Fall deaths
    • 6.1 What methods were used?
    • 6.2 How many deaths were there between 2011–12 and 2015–16?
      • Age and sex
      • State or territory of usual residence
      • Remoteness of usual residence
      • Types of falls
    • 6.3 How have deaths changed over time?
  • 7 Suicide deaths
    • 7.1 What methods were used?
    • 7.2 How many deaths were there between 2011–12 and 2015–16?
      • Age and sex
      • State of territory of residence
      • Remoteness of usual residence
      • Mechanism of suicide death
    • 7.3 How have deaths changed over time?
  • 8 Homicide deaths
    • 8.1 What methods were used?
    • 8.2 How many deaths were there between 2011–12 and 2015–16?
      • Age and sex
      • State or territory of usual residence
      • Remoteness of usual residence
      • Mechanisms of homicide death
    • 8.3 How have deaths changed over time?
  • Appendix A: Data information and issues
    • Selection criteria
      • Most analyses
      • Selected trends
    • Coding of deaths data
    • Certification of death
    • Indigenous status data
      • Adjustment of injury deaths
    • Population data and the calculation of rates
      • General population
      • Indigenous population
      • Case counts, rates and change in rates
    • Quantifying variability
      • Non-random error
      • Random error
    • Classification of remoteness area
      • Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS)
  • Appendix B: Causes of death by intent
    • Transport-related injury deaths
    • Poisoning deaths involving pharmaceuticals
    • Poisoning deaths involving other substances
    • Fall deaths
  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • List of boxes
  • Related publications