The NHWDS is a combination of registration and survey data collected through the registration renewal process for registered health practitioners.
from 28/4/2011 to 31/10/2017
National and State
Registered Health practitioners in these professions:
Paramedicine to be added from late 2018 (to be available mid 2019).
Metadata information, data quality statement (DQS)
Note these DSS refer to the AIHW processed versions and are out of date but contain some useful background information.
Note These DSS specifications do not cover all of the variables and a number of changes have been made to the survey.
Even the name of the collection is slightly different (now called Workforce rather than Labour force). Another example is the Registered health professional – hours worked in public sector, total hours NNN is now collected for clinical or direct client contact hours ratherthan total hours.
External links and information
Health workforce data (Department of Health and Aged Care)