National Strategic Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health 2003-2013

Data and Information (longer term)

To ensure that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples enjoy a healthy life equal to that of the general population that is enriched by a strong living culture, dignity and justice.

Page last updated: 30 August 2011

Longer Term Priority Actions (current year and beyond):
(Specific Strategies)

Lead Agency
(Contributing agencies)

Data and Information (longer term)

142. Address data development needs/gaps identified by the Health Performance Framework and NAGATSIHID Strategic Plans. DoHA/ ABS/ AIHW
143. Support mechanisms for input by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of their views and perspectives in relation to data development, collection and use of information on health and determinants of health. DoHA/ ABS/ AIHW
144. Ensure that all relevant data collections are developed in consultation with, and are appropriate to the needs of, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. ABS