Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Evidence and Data Collections

Page last updated: 19 September 2016

AIHW - Indigenous Health Check Data Tool

All Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are eligible for an annual Indigenous-specific health check: item 715 on the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS). This tool shows numbers and usage rates of the checks at various geographic areas. Charts and tables in the tool can be customised to show different time periods and , where possible, disaggregations by age and sex.

National Indigenous evidence and data

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander evidence and data collections that inform us of the national story in Indigenous health.

Service delivery data collections

Data collections that provide unique information that is used across Government and the health sector to inform policy and planning development and monitor activities in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health.

Issue-specific data collections

Data collections that provide information on some specific chronic diseases and health issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Programme Evaluations

Evaluations that show how Indigenous specific policies and programmes have affected the health outcomes of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.