Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Output measure|
|Short name:||PI 11-Cervical screening rates, 2011|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 30/10/2011|
|Description:||Rates of cervical screening for women within national target age group|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2011) Health, Superseded 31/10/2011|
|Outcome area:||Prevention Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 11-Cervical screening rates, 2011 QS Health, Superseded 04/12/2012|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||Women aged 20 years|
|Population group age to:||Women aged 69 years|
Denominator is adjusted to exclude the estimated number of women who have had a hysterectomy, using national hysterectomy fractions.
Rates directly age-standardised.
Analysis by remoteness and SEIFA Indicator of Relative Socio-economic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on postcode of residential address at the time of screening.
Presented as a percentage.
|Computation:||100 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)|
|Numerator:||Number of women aged 20–69 years who have been screened in a 2 year period.|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Population of women aged 20–69 years|
|Denominator data elements:|
2008–2009—State and territory, by:
State and territory, by Indigenous status (no data)
Disaggregations within individual jurisdictions are subject to data quality considerations. Some disaggregations may result in numbers too small for publication.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Hysterectomy fractions are derived from the 2001 National Health Survey, and were recently validated using hospitals data.
Screening rates for Indigenous women in 2011 reporting were based on the ABS 2004-05 NATSIHS.
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report: 2008–2009 (calendar years).
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Accessibility|
Data source attributes
|Reporting requirements:||National Healthcare Agreement|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Further data development / collection required:||Specification: Long-term|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: P11-Cervical screening rates, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04-Incidence of selected cancers, 2011 Health, Superseded 30/10/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 10-Breast cancer screening rates, 2011 Health, Superseded 30/10/2011
Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 11-Cervical screening rates, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 12-Bowel cancer screening rates, 2011 Health, Superseded 30/10/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 44-Survival of people diagnosed with cancer, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011