Table of contents

  • Summary
  • 1 Introduction
    • Pathways in Aged Care link map
    • Taking a long view
  • 2 Younger people’s characteristics
    • Circumstances at assessment
    • Functional status and health conditions
  • 3 Patterns of prior aged care use
    • Pathways
    • Time between assessment and entry
  • 4 First episode of care
    • Assessment in care
    • Exits from care
  • 5 Total length of stay in permanent care
    • Time in care after first entry
    • Time in care to 30 June
    • Time in care before death
  • Appendix: Methodology and data quality
    • PIAC link map
    • People’s characteristics, health conditions and activity limitations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • Related publications