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National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P07-Levels of physical activity, 2010

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termLevels of physical activity, 2010
METeOR identifier:Help on this term396450
Registration status:Help on this termCommunity Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011
Description:Help on this termProportion of Australians by level of physical activity, by Indigenous status.
Rationale:Help on this termParticipation in sport, recreation or fitness has the potential to lead to improvement in long-term health, and physical and mental wellbeing. Long-term health gains obtained from increased participation by Indigenous Australians in such activities will contribute to 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Indicator set:Help on this termNational Indigenous Reform Agreement (2010) Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011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on this termNational Indigenous Reform Agreement: P07-Level of physical activity, 2010 QS Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:Help on this termPersons aged 15 years and over
Computation description:Help on this termPresentation: Percentage (crude and age standardised), rate ratios and rate difference including confidence intervals and relative standard errors for percentage.
Computation:Help on this term100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
Numerator:Help on this termPeople aged 15 years and over by level of physical activity (sedentary, low, moderate, high)
Numerator 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 SetData Element
Level of physical activity
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
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Level of physical activity
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 15 years and 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 to the data quality assessments in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework (HPF) that are relevant to this indicator.
Further data development / collection required:Help on this term

Specification: Long-term

The 2010-11 NHS and NATSIHS is looking to extend this data item to collect data on physical activity in remote areas and among children.

Mechanisms for reporting annually in between surveys could be explored.

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 07-Level of physical activity, 2011 Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012

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