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National Healthcare Agreement: PI 68-Proportion of recurrent health expenditure spent on health research and development, 2012

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Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termProgress measure
Short name:Help on this termPI 68-Proportion of recurrent health expenditure spent on health research and development, 2012
METeOR identifier:Help on this term436962
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Retired 25/06/2013
Description:Help on this termProportion of recurrent health expenditure spent on health research and development.
Indicator set:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
Outcome area:Help on this termSustainability Health, Standard 07/07/2010
Quality statement:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement: PI 68-Proportion of health expenditure spent on health research and development, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015

Collection and usage attributes

Computation description:Help on this term

Health research and development expenditure comprises health research expenditure, undertaken at tertiary institutions, in private non-profit organisations and in government facilities that has a health socio-economic objective, excluding that funded by private business.

Health socio-economic objective is defined by Division 92 in the Socio-economic classification of the 2008 ABS and Statistics New Zealand Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ABS and Statistics New Zealand 2008), ABS cat. no. 1297.0.

Excludes commercially oriented research carried out or funded by private business, the costs of which are assumed to be included in the prices charged for the goods and services, e.g. medications that have been developed and/or supported by research activities.

Presented as:

  • numerator,
  • denominator, and
  • percentage.
  • Computation:Help on this term100 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
    Numerator:Help on this termHealth research and experimental development recurrent expenditure
    Numerator data elements:Help on this term
    Data Element / Data SetData Element
    Health research and experimental development expenditure
    Data Source
    AIHW health expenditure database
    NMDS / DSS
    Government health expenditure NMDS 2009-14
    Guide for use
    Data source type: Administrative by-product data
    Data Element / Data SetEstablishment—establishment type, sector and services provided code AN.N{.N}
    Data Source
    AIHW health expenditure database
    NMDS / DSS
    Public hospital establishments NMDS 2009-10
    Guide for use
    Data source type: Administrative by-product data
    Denominator:Help on this termTotal recurrent health expenditure
    Denominator data elements:Help on this term
    Data Element / Data SetEstablishment—establishment type, sector and services provided code AN.N{.N}
    Data Source
    AIHW health expenditure database
    NMDS / DSS
    Government health expenditure NMDS 2009-14
    Guide for use
    Data source type: Administrative by-product data
    Data Element / Data SetOrganisation—employee related expenses, total Australian currency NNNNN.N
    Data Source
    AIHW health expenditure database
    NMDS / DSS
    Government health expenditure NMDS 2009-14
    Guide for use
    Data source type: Administrative by-product data
    Data Element / Data SetOrganisation—purchase of goods and services, total Australian currency NNNNN.N
    Data Source
    AIHW health expenditure database
    NMDS / DSS
    Government health expenditure NMDS 2009-14
    Guide for use
    Data source type: Administrative by-product data
    Disaggregation:Help on this term

    2007–08 and 2008–09 (updated as necessary for revised total recurrent health expenditure estimates) and 2009–10—State and territory by source of funding.

    Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
    Data Element / Data SetJurisdiction—Australian state/territory identifier, code N
    Data Source
    AIHW health expenditure database
    NMDS / DSS
    Government health expenditure NMDS 2009-14
    Guide for use
    Data source type: Administrative by-product data
    Comments:Help on this term

    Most recent data available for 2012 CRC report: 2009–10.

    The AIHW estimates of research expenditure are derived from unpublished ABS data collected in the ABS Surveys of research and experimental development (ABS cat. no. 8111.0, Research and Experimental Development, Higher Education Organisations, Australia, 2006–07 and 2008–09; and ABS cat. no. 8109.0, Research and Experimental Development, Government and Private Non-Profit Organisations, Australia, 2006–07 and 2008–09).

    These data are available every two years. For in-between years, the AIHW makes estimates based on interpolation.

    Representational attributes

    Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
    Data type:Help on this termReal
    Unit of measure:Help on this termCurrency
    Format:Help on this termN.N

    Indicator conceptual framework

    Framework and dimensions:Help on this termEfficiency & Sustainability

    Effectiveness

    Data source attributes

    Data sources:Help on this term
    Data SourceAIHW health expenditure database
    Frequency
    Annual
    Data custodian

    Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


    Accountability attributes

    Reporting requirements:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement
    Organisation responsible for providing data:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
    Further data development / collection required:Help on this termSpecification: Long-term

    Relational attributes

    Related metadata references:Help on this term

    See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 66-Public health program expenditure as a proportion of total recurrent health expenditure, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013

    See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 67-Capital expenditure on health and aged care facilities as a proportion of capital consumption expenditure on health and aged care facilities, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013

    Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 68-Proportion of health expenditure spent on health research and development, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011

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