Indicators of Australia's health
This section presents the latest data for indicators currently agreed for national reporting in the Australian Health Performance Framework (AHPF).
Indicators are grouped under the AHPF conceptual framework domains: health status, determinants of health, and health system.
|AHPF domain: health status|
|Incidence of heart attacks|
|Incidence of selected cancers|
|Incidence of sexually transmissible infections and blood-borne viruses|
|Incidence of end-stage kidney disease|
|Hospitalisation for injury and poisoning|
|Proportion of babies born with low birthweight|
|Severe or profound core activity limitation|
|Self-assessed health status|
|Infant/young child mortality rate|
|AHPF domain: determinants of health|
|Proportion of adults who are daily smokers|
|Proportion of adults at risk of long-term harm from alcohol|
|Fruit and vegetable intake|
|Unsafe sharing of needles|
|Children exposed to tobacco smoke in the home|
|Personal biomedical factors|
|Proportion of people obese and overweight|
|Proportion of people with low income|
a. Not reported here due to lack of data or agreed methodology.