Australian adults report their experiences on more than 20 aspects of health and care in the latest web update. Information from 2014–2015 to 2016–2017 is presented by Primary Health Network areas across Australia, covering topics including self-reported health status, use of health services and cost barriers to accessing services.

This report was first published on the MyHealthyCommunities website.

  • Cat. no: HPF 34
Findings from this report:
  • Nationally, 85% of Australians rated their health as Excellent, Very good or Good in 2016–17

  • In 2016–17, over 9 in 10 (91%) Australian adults felt their GP always or often spent enough time with them

  • In 2016–17, over 9 in 10 (92%) Australian adults felt their GP always or often listened carefully to them

  • In 2016–17, over 8 in 10 (83%) Australian adults saw a GP in the previous 12 months