Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Progress measure|
|Short name:||PI 07-Proportion of adults at risk of long-term harm from alcohol, 2012|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 25/06/2013|
|Description:||Proportion of adults at risk of long-term harm from alcohol|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013|
|Outcome area:||Prevention Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||18 years|
'At risk of long term alcohol related harm' is defined according to the 2001 National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) guidelines: for males, equivalent to 29 or more drinks per week, and for females, 15 or more drinks per week.
Excludes people who have not consumed alcohol in past 12 months.
Rates are directly age-standardised to the 2001 Australian population.
Analysis by remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socio-economic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on usual residence of person.
Presented as a percentage95% confidence intervals and relative standard errors are calculated for rates.
|Computation:||100 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)|
|Numerator:||Number of persons aged 18 years or over assessed as having an alcohol consumption pattern that puts them at risk of long term alcohol-related harm.|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Population aged 18 years or over|
|Denominator data elements:|
State and territory, by:
Nationally, by SEIFA IRSD decilesSome disaggregation may result in numbers too small for publication.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2012 CRC report: 2007–08 (total population: NHS); 2004–05 (Indigenous status: NATSIHS and NHS).
NO NEW DATA FOR 2012 REPORTINGFor further detailed analysis by Indigenous status see the National Indigenous Reform Agreement (NIRA) report.
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Health behaviours|
Data source attributes
|Reporting requirements:||National Healthcare Agreement|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Bureau of Statistics|
|Benchmark:||National Healthcare Agreement: PB 02—By 2018, reduce the national smoking rate to 10 per cent of the population and halve the Indigenous smoking rate (Baseline specification), 2012|
|Further data development / collection required:||Specification: Interim|
|Related metadata references:|
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PB 02-By 2018, reduce the national smoking rate to 10 per cent of the population and halve the Indigenous smoking rate (Baseline specification), 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013, Indigenous, Endorsed 11/09/2012
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PB 03-By 2017, increase by five percentage points the proportion of Australian adults and children at a healthy body weight, over the 2009 baseline (Baseline specification), 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 05-Levels of risky alcohol consumption, 2013 Health, Superseded 30/04/2014
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 05-Proportion of persons obese, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 06-Proportion of adults who are daily smokers, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 07-Proportion of adults at risk of long-term harm from alcohol, 2011 Health, Superseded 30/10/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 20-Potentially avoidable deaths, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
See also National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 04-Levels of risky alcohol consumption, 2013 Indigenous, Archived 13/12/2013
See also National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 05-Average daily alcohol consumption and associated risk levels; rates of alcohol consumption at long-term risky to high risk levels, 2012 Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013