Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Progress measure|
|Short name:||PI 02-Incidence of selected cancers, 2013|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 30/04/2014|
|Description:||Incidence of selected cancers of public health importance.|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2013) Health, Superseded 30/04/2014|
|Outcome area:||Prevention Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 02-Incidence of selected cancers, 2013 QS Health, Superseded 14/01/2015|
Collection and usage attributes
Rates directly age-standardised to the 2001 Australian population.
Analyses by state and territory, remoteness and Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) Index of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage (IRSD) are based on postcode and state and residential address at the time of diagnosis.
95% confidence intervals calculated for rates.
100,000 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)Calculated separately for each type of cancer.
For melanoma, bowel and lung cancer: Number of new cases in the reported year.
For cervical and breast cancer in females: Number of new cases in women in the reported year.
|Numerator data elements:|
For melanoma, bowel and lung cancer: Total population.For cervical and breast cancer in females: Total female population.
|Denominator data elements:|
2009—Nationally (for each cancer type), by SEIFA Index of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2009—State and territory (for each cancer type), by:
Some disaggregation may result in numbers too small for publication.
Disaggregation for SEIFA and remoteness data are subject to availability of suitable population data.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2013 Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Reform Council (CRC) report: 2009.
|Unit of measure:||Disease type|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Health conditions|
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: Final, the measure meets the intention of the indicator.|
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 02-Incidence of selected cancers, 2014 Health, Superseded 14/01/2015
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04-Incidence of selected cancers, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 24-Survival of people diagnosed with notifiable cancers, 2013 Health, Superseded 30/04/2014