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National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P05-Average daily alcohol consumption and associated risk levels; rates of alcohol consumption at long-term risky to high risk levels, 2010

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termAverage daily alcohol consumption and associated risk levels; rates of alcohol consumption at long-term risky to high risk levels, 2010
METeOR identifier:Help on this term396434
Registration status:Help on this termCommunity Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011
Description:Help on this termProportion of Australians who consume alcohol at risky/high risk levels, by Indigenous status.
Rationale:Help on this termExcessive alcohol consumption is a major risk factor that contributes to ill health. Of those who drink, Indigenous Australians are more likely to consume alcohol at risky/high risk levels. Reducing the rate at which Indigenous Australians to drink at hazardous levels will assist in closing the gap in life expectancy.
Indicator set:Help on this termNational Indigenous Reform Agreement (2010) Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011
Outcome area:Help on this termIndigenous people remain healthy and free of preventable disease Indigenous, Endorsed 21/07/2010
Quality statement:Help on this termNational Indigenous Reform Agreement: P05-Average daily alcohol consumption and associated risk levels; rates of alcohol consumption at long term risky to high risk levels, 2010 QS Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:Help on this term18 years
Computation description:Help on this termPresentation: Number and percentage (crude and age standardised), rate ratios and rate difference, including confidence intervals and relative standard errors for percentages.
Computation:Help on this term100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
Numerator:Help on this termPeople aged 18 years or over assessed as having risky or high-risk alcohol consumption.
Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—alcohol consumption frequency (self-reported), code NN
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Data Element / Data SetPerson—alcohol consumption amount (self-reported), total standard drinks NN
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Data Element / Data SetPerson—alcohol consumption frequency (self-reported), code NN
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Data Element / Data SetPerson—alcohol consumption amount (self-reported), total standard drinks NN
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Denominator:Help on this termTotal population of people aged 18 years or over
Denominator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—area of usual residence, geographical location code (ASGC 2006) NNNNN
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Data Element / Data SetPerson—area of usual residence, geographical location code (ASGC 2006) NNNNN
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
ABS 2004-05 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use
Data source type: Survey
Comments:Help on this term

Disaggregation: National and state/territory by Indigenous status.

Most recent data available for 2010 CRC baseline report: 2004-05 NATSIHS/NHS

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson
Format:Help on this termN[N].N

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Help on this termHealth Behaviours

Data source attributes

Data sources:Help on this term
Data SourceABS 2004-05 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS)
Frequency
Every 6 years
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Data SourceABS 2004-05 National Health Survey (NHS)
Frequency
Every 3 years
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Accountability attributes

Organisation responsible for providing data:Help on this termIn the provision of data and quality statement the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) will have regard the data quality assessments in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework (HPF) that are relevant to this indicator.
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Specification: Long-term

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) have developed new guidelines on ‘risky’ and ‘high risk’ alcohol consumption.

Mechanisms for reporting annually in between surveys could be explored.

Reliable data on Indigenous adolescents would be useful.
Other issues caveats:Help on this term

Risky and high/risk alcohol consumption based on estimated average daily consumption.

This performance indicator has COAG two outcomes areas: 'Indigenous people remain healthy and free from preventable disease' and 'Alcohol and drug abuse among Indigenous people is overcome'.

Relational attributes

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See also National Healthcare Agreement: P07-Proportion of adults at risk of long-term harm from alcohol, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 07-Proportion of adults at risk of long-term harm from alcohol, 2011 Health, Superseded 30/10/2011

Has been superseded by National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 05-Average daily alcohol consumption and associated risk levels; rates of alcohol consumption at long-term risky to high risk levels, 2011 Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012

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