This report was prepared by Ingrid Evans, Megan Fraser, Ann-Kristin Raymer and Melanie Dunford of the AIHW Dementia Data Analysis and Reporting Unit and the Dementia Data Improvement Unit, with valued input from colleagues at the AIHW and the Department of Health and Aged Care.

We gratefully acknowledge Professor Kaarin Anstey, Professor Annette Dobson, Karen Glennen, Dr Anthony Hobbs, Brian Kurth, Dr Tracey Johnson, Tom Morris, Dr Kate Smith, Professor Velandai Srikanth and Dr Kaele Stokes who provided expert review.

The Department of Health and Aged Care funded this project.