Aspects of Disability and Health in Australia, 2007-2008 – ABS – 4 March 2011

Posted on March 4, 2011. Filed under: Chronic Disease Mgmt, Disability, Health Status | Tags: |

Aspects of Disability and Health in Australia, 2007-2008 – ABS – 4 March 2011
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“INTRODUCTION

Disability statistics define disability and explain how a high proportion of disabilities relate to long-term health conditions. In contrast, health statistics measure the health status of the population, health related aspects of lifestyle, other health risk factors and the use of health services or other actions people had recently taken for their health1. This article draws the two concepts together, to present a statistical picture of Profound/severe disability and:

social and demographic indicators;
chronic disease;
health risk factors;
health professional consultations; and
health insurance.”   … continues on the site

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