Australian Government: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare METeOR Home Page

Indigenous primary health care: PI17b-Proportion of regular clients who had an AUDIT-C with result within specified levels, 2015

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termPI17b-Proportion of regular clients who had an AUDIT-C with result (score) within specified levels, 2015
METeOR identifier:Help on this term585006
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 05/10/2016
Indigenous, Archived 20/01/2017
Description:Help on this term

Proportion of regular Indigenous clients, aged 15 years and over, who have had an AUDIT-C result recorded in the previous 24 months with a score of:

  • greater than or equal to 4 in males and 3 in females; or
  • less than 4 in males and 3 in females.
Rationale:Help on this termExcessive or hazardous alcohol consumption is associated with health and social problems in all populations, including Indigenous Australians. The information generated using AUDIT-C screening test may be used to advise or refer the person to change their drinking habit.
Indicator set:Help on this termIndigenous primary health care key performance indicators (2015) Health, Superseded 05/10/2016
Indigenous, Archived 20/01/2017

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:Help on this term15 years
Computation description:Help on this term

Proportion of regular Indigenous clients, aged 15 years and over, who have had an AUDIT-C result recorded in the previous 24 months with a score of:

  • greater than or equal to 4 in males and 3 in females; or
  • less than 4 in males and 3 in females.

‘Regular client’ refers to a client of a primary health care service (funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and which is required to report against the Indigenous primary health care key performance indicators) with an active medical record (and having attended the service at least 3 times in 2 years).

Computation:Help on this term

(Numerator ÷ Denominator) x 100

Numerator:Help on this term

Calculation A: Number of regular Indigenous clients, aged 15 years and over, who have had an AUDIT-C result recorded in the previous 24 months with a score of greater than or equal to 4 in males and 3 in females.

Calculation B: Number of regular Indigenous clients, aged 15 years and over, who have had an AUDIT-C result recorded in the previous 24 months with a score of less than 4 in males and 3 in females.
Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17
Data Element / Data SetPerson—regular client indicator, yes/no code N
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17
Data Element / Data SetPerson—AUDIT-C result, code N
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17
Denominator:Help on this termCalculations A and B: Number of regular Indigenous clients, aged 15 years and over, who have had an AUDIT-C result recorded in the previous 24 months.
Denominator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17
Data Element / Data SetPerson—regular client indicator, yes/no code N
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17
Data Element / Data SetPerson—AUDIT-C result recorded indicator, yes/no code N
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17
Disaggregation:Help on this term

1. Sex:

a) Male

b) Female

2. Age:

a) 15-24 years

b) 25-34 years

c) 35-44 years

d) 45-54 years

e) 55-64 years

f) 65 years and over
Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—sex, code N
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
Indigenous primary health care data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Help on this termHealth Behaviours

Data source attributes

Data sources:Help on this term
Data SourceIndigenous primary health care data collection
Frequency
6 monthly
Data custodian

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.


Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Department of Health

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

See also Indigenous primary health care: PI17a-Number of regular clients who had an AUDIT-C with result within specified levels, 2015 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016, Indigenous, Archived 20/01/2017

Has been superseded by Indigenous primary health care: PI17b-Proportion of regular clients who had an AUDIT-C with result within specified levels, 2015-2017 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018, Indigenous, Archived 27/02/2018

My items Help on this term
Download Help on this term