Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Output measure|
|Short name:||PI 11-Cervical screening rates, 2012|
|Registration status:||Health, Retired 25/06/2013|
|Description:||Rates of cervical screening for women within national target age group.|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013|
|Outcome area:||Prevention Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 11-Cervical screening rates, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||20 years|
|Population group age to:||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 to the 2001 Australian population.
Analysis by remoteness and SEIFA Index 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:|
2007–2008 and 2008–2009 (revised for new hysterectomy fractions), 2009–2010—State and territory, by:
2007–2008 and 2008–2009 (revised for new hysterectomy fractions), 2009–2010—Nationally, by:
State and territory, by Indigenous status (no new data)
Some disaggregation may result in numbers too small for publication.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2012 CRC report: 2009–2010 (calendar years: total population); 2004–05 (Indigenous status: NATSIHS).
Screening rates for Indigenous women are based on the ABS National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS).
|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:|
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04-Incidence of selected cancers, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013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, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
Supersedes 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, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 44-Survival of people diagnosed with cancer, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013