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ABS core component (NATSIHS plus NATSINPAS) of the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (AATSIHS), 2012-13

Identifying and definitional attributes

Item type:Help on this termData Source
Description:Help on this termThe 2012-13 Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (AATSIHS) is a health survey of Indigenous Australians conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The core component is the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS) plus the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey (NATSINPAS). This survey, which was conducted in remote and non-remote areas throughout Australia, was designed to collect a range of information from Indigenous Australians about health related issues, including health status, risk factors and actions, and socioeconomic circumstances. This collected new information on nutrition and physical activity, as well as the first national biomedical information collection.
Link to data source:Help on this termThe 2012-13 AATSIHS is a component of the ABS 2012-13 Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (AATSIHS).

Collection and usage attributes

Frequency:Help on this termEvery 6 years

Source and reference attributes

Data custodian:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics