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ABS 2007-08 National Health Survey (NHS)

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Description:Help on this termThe 2007-08 National Health Survey (NHS) was conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) from August 2007 to June 2008. Approximately 20,800 people from all States and Territories and across all age groups were included. One adult (aged 18 years or more) and one child (where applicable) for each sampled dwelling were included in the survey. The survey was designed to obtain national benchmarks on a wide range of health issues, and to enable changes in health to be monitored over time.
Link to data source:Help on this termhttp://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/mf/4364.0/

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Frequency:Help on this termEvery 3 years

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Data custodian:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics