Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI09b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients who have smoking status recorded, December 2020
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||PI09b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients who have smoking status recorded, December 2020|
Indigenous, Superseded 03/07/2022
Proportion of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over whose smoking status has been recorded at the primary health-care organisation within the previous 24 months.
Smoking has been identified as one of the key risk factors contributing to the burden of disease for Indigenous Australians. It is important that Indigenous primary health-care organisation know the smoking status of clients in order to provide appropriate medical care.
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:|
15 years and over.
Proportion of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over whose smoking status has been recorded within the previous 24 months at the primary health care organisation.
Presented as a percentage.
Results arising from measurements conducted outside of the organsiation, that are known by the organisation, are included in the calculation of this indicator.
Operationalisation of smoking status:
Where an Indigenous regular client’s tobacco smoking status does not have an assessment date assigned within the Clinical Information System (CIS), smoking status as recorded in the CIS should be treated as current (i.e. as having been updated within the previous 24 months).
(Numerator ÷ Denominator) x 100
Number of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over whose smoking status has been recorded within the previous 24 months at the primary health care organisation.
|Numerator data elements:|
Total number of Indigenous regular clients aged 15 and over.
|Denominator data elements:|
2. Age group:
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Census date for reporting is 31 December 2020.
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Health Behaviours|
Data source attributes
Funding agreements between the Department of Health and the organisations funded under the Indigenous Australians' Health Programme (IAHP).
|Organisation responsible for providing data:|
Indigenous-specific primary health care organisations or maternal and child health programs/services funded by the Department of Health under its Indigenous Australians' Health Programme (IAHP), referred to as funded organisations.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare/Department of Health.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Indigenous primary health care: PI09b-Proportion of regular clients whose smoking status has been recorded, June 2020
Health, Retired 13/10/2021
Indigenous, Superseded 14/07/2021
Has been superseded by Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI09b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients who have smoking status recorded, June 2021
Indigenous, Superseded 06/11/2022