Burden of ill health increases in Australia
For the first time in 2 decades there has been an increase in ill health experienced by Australians, as measured by the Australian Burden of Disease Study
Every year in Australia, millions of years of healthy life are lost because of injury, illness or premature deaths. This loss of healthy life is called the ‘burden of disease’.
The Australian Burden of Disease Study 2022 includes national estimates for 220 diseases and injuries.
New COVID-19 linked data release
This is the first release by the AIHW of its COVID-19 linked data set.
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