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National Healthcare Agreement: PI 53-Older people receiving aged care services, 2012

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termOutput measure
Short name:Help on this termPI 53-Older people receiving aged care services, 2012
METeOR identifier:Help on this term436887
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Retired 25/06/2013
Description:Help on this termNumber of people aged 70 years and over, plus Indigenous people aged 50-69 years, receiving aged care services in community settings or residential settings
Indicator set:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
Outcome area:Help on this termAged Care Health, Standard 07/07/2010
Quality statement:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement: PI 53-Older people receiving aged care services, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:Help on this term

70 years (total population) plus

50 years to 69 years (Indigenous population)
Computation description:Help on this term

Services included are: Home and Community Care (HACC), Veterans’ Home Care (VHC), Community Aged Care Packages (CACP), Extended Aged Care at Home (EACH), EACH Dementia (EACH-D), residential aged care, residential respite and Transition Care.

State and territory and remoteness is based on location of service provider, except for the HACC program where state or territory is based on the location of the HACC agency and the remoteness category is based on the postcode of the care recipient. 

Presented as:

  • a number, and 
  • per 1,000 
Computation:Help on this term

Number

1,000 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)

Calculated separately for each program and total

Numerator:Help on this termNumber of individuals using residential aged care or community-based aged programs during the 12 months to 30 June
Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Number of individuals using residential aged care or community-based aged care programs during the 12 months to 30 June
Data Source
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing's Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Number of individuals using residential aged care or community-based aged care programs during the 12 months to 30 June
Data Source
Home and Community Care Minimum Data Set
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Denominator:Help on this termPopulation aged 70 years or over plus Indigenous people aged 50–69 years at 30 June
Denominator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Person—estimated resident population of Australia
Data Source
ABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Person—estimated resident population of Australia
Data Source
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Disaggregation:Help on this term

2008–09 and 2009–10 (updated to include DVA data), and 2010–11—State and territory, by each program (and total), by:

  • age group (50-69 (HACC only); 70-74; 75-79; 80-84; 85-89; 90 years and over)
  • Indigenous status
  • remoteness (Australian Standard Geographic Classification Remoteness Structure)

Some disaggregation may result in numbers too small for publication.

Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Establishment—geographical location
Data Source
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing's Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Used for disaggregation by state/territory and remoteness
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Person—Indigenous status
Data Source
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing's Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Person—age
Data Source
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing's Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Establishment—geographical location
Data Source
Home and Community Care Minimum Data Set
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Used for disaggregation by state/territory
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Person (address)—Australian postcode
Data Source
Home and Community Care Minimum Data Set
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Used for disaggregation by remoteness
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Person—Indigenous status
Data Source
Home and Community Care Minimum Data Set
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Person—age
Data Source
Home and Community Care Minimum Data Set
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Comments:Help on this term

Most recent data available for 2012 CRC report: 2010–11

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCount
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson
Format:Help on this termN[NNNNN]

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Help on this termAccessibility

Data source attributes

Data sources:Help on this term
Data SourceAustralian Government Department of Health and Ageing's Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse
Frequency
Annual (based on ongoing data collection)
Data custodian

Department of Health and Ageing



Data SourceHome and Community Care Minimum Data Set
Frequency
Annual
Data custodian
Department of Health and Ageing

Data SourceABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Frequency
Quarterly
Quality statement
ABS Estimated resident population (total population), QS
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Data SourceABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Frequency
Periodic
Quality statement
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections, QS
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Accountability attributes

Reporting requirements:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement
Organisation responsible for providing data:Help on this term

Department of Health and Ageing

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Further data development / collection required:Help on this termSpecification: Interim

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 49-Residential and community aged care services per 1,000 population aged 70+ years, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013

Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 53-Older people receiving aged care services, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011

See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 54-Aged care assessments completed, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013

See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 55-Younger people with disabilities using residential, CACP, and EACH aged care services, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013

See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 56-People aged 65 years or over receiving sub-acute services, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013

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