In collaboration with the Australian Government Department of Health, the AIHW provides ad hoc advice, data verification services and supportive evidence to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
This collaboration includes the regular coordination and supply of health and health-related data for:
These OECD Questionnaires collect data across OECD countries to supply to the OECD Health Database. This database provides a comprehensive source of comparable statistics on health and health systems across OECD countries, and may be used as a tool to carry out comparative analyses.
Some of the data supplied by the AIHW for OECD Health Data are collated in the biennial OECD Health at a Glance publication.
The AIHW submits annual data for Australia for the OECD Health Data Questionnaire against a set list of measures. These measures cover a range of topics:
The AIHW also submits annual data for Australia for the OECD Joint Questionnaire on Non-Monetary Health Care Statistics against a set list of measures. These measures cover a range of topics:
The AIHW submits biennial data for the OECD Health Care Quality Indicators against a set list of measures. These measures cover a range of topics:
The AIHW produces summary reports and data against OECD health and health system measures for Australia. For more information, see the International comparisons page.
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