Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Progress measure|
|Short name:||PI 04-Incidence of selected cancers, 2011|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 30/10/2011|
|Description:||Incidence of selected cancers of public health importance|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2011) Health, Superseded 31/10/2011|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|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04-Incidence of selected cancers, 2011 QS Health, Superseded 04/12/2012|
Collection and usage attributes
Rates directly age-standardised.
Remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socio-economic Disadvantage (IRSD) are based on postcode of residential address at the time of diagnosis.
Presented as a number and per 100,000.
100,000 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)Calculated separately for each type of cancer.
For melanoma, bowel and lung cancer: Number of new cases in the reported year
For cervical and breast cancer in females: Number of new cases in women in the reported year
|Numerator data elements:|
For melanoma, bowel and lung cancer: Total populationFor cervical and breast cancer in females: Total female population
|Denominator data elements:|
2007—Nationally (for each cancer type), by SEIFA Index of Relative Socio-economic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2007—State and territory (for each cancer type), by:
Disaggregations within individual states/territories is subject to data quality considerations. Some disaggregations could result in numbers too small for publication. National disaggregation by Indigenous status will be based on jurisidictions with adequate data quality.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC baseline report: 2007.
|Unit of measure:||Disease type|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Health conditions|
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Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: P04-Incidence of selected cancers, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04-Incidence of selected cancers, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 10-Breast cancer screening rates, 2011 Health, Superseded 30/10/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 11-Cervical screening rates, 2011 Health, Superseded 30/10/2011
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