National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 07-Level of physical activity, 2011
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||PI 07-Levels of physical activity, 2011|
|Registration status:||Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012|
|Description:||Proportion of Australians by level of physical activity, by Indigenous status.|
|Rationale:||Participation 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:||National Indigenous Reform Agreement (2011) Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012|
|Outcome area:||Indigenous people remain healthy and free of preventable disease Indigenous, Endorsed 21/07/2010|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||Persons aged 15 years and over|
Crude rates are calculated for Indigenous Australians; age-standardised rates are calculated for Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.
Confidence intervals and relative standard errors are calculated for crude and age-standardised rates.
Rate ratios and rate differences are calculated for Indigenous:non-Indigenous.
Presentation: Per 100 persons (percentage).
|Computation:||100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator).|
|Numerator:||People aged 15 years and over by level of physical activity (sedentary, low, moderate, high)|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Total population of people aged 15 years and over|
|Denominator data elements:|
National and state/territory, by level of physical activity for Indigenous Australians (crude rates).
National and state/territory, by level of physical activity by Indigenous status (age standardised rates).
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report: 2004-05 NATSIHS (Indigenous); 2004-05 NHS (non-Indigenous).
At this stage, data are available for non-remote areas only and for persons aged 15 years and over.
Rates are directly age standardised to the 2001 Australian ERP.
Data for this indicator can be found in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework (indicator 2.22).
Baseline year for this indicator is 2006; target year is 2031.
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Health Behaviours|
Data source attributes
|Reporting requirements:||National Indigenous Reform Agreement.|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:|
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).
In the provision of data and quality statement ABS will have regard for the data quality assessments in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework that are relevant to this indicator.
|Further data development / collection required:||Specification: Long-term.|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P07-Levels of physical activity, 2010 Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011
Has been superseded by National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 07-Level of physical activity, 2012 Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013