National Healthcare Agreement: PB e–Better health: by 2018, reduce the national smoking rate to 10 per cent of the population and halve the Indigenous smoking rate over the 2009 baseline, 2017

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Indicator
Indicator type:Indicator
Short name:PB e–By 2018, reduce the national smoking rate to 10 per cent of the population and halve the Indigenous smoking rate, 2017
METeOR identifier:629977
Registration status:Health, Superseded 30/01/2018
Description:

Proportion of adults who are current daily smokers.

Indicator set:National Healthcare Agreement (2017) Health, Superseded 30/01/2018
Outcome area:Prevention Health, Standard 07/07/2010

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:

18 years

Computation description:

Daily smoking: Currently smokes tobacco, including one or more manufactured (packet) cigarettes, roll-your-own cigarettes, cigars or pipes, per day. This excludes chewing tobacco, electronic cigarettes (and similar) and smoking of non-tobacco products.

Rates are directly age-standardised to the 2001 Australian population.

Presented as a percentage.

95% confidence intervals and relative standard errors calculated for rates.

Computation:

100 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)

Numerator:

Number of persons aged 18 years and over who are a current daily smoker

Numerator data elements:
Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—tobacco smoking status


Data Source
ABS 2014-15 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey


Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—tobacco smoking status


Data Source
ABS 2014-15 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey (NATSISS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey


Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—age


Data Source
ABS 2014-15 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey


Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—age


Data Source
ABS 2014-15 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey (NATSISS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey


Denominator:

Population aged 18 years and over

Denominator data elements:
Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—age


Data Source
ABS 2014-15 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey


Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—age


Data Source
ABS 2014-15 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey (NATSISS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey


Disaggregation:

2014–15—State and territory, by Indigenous status.

Some disaggregation may result in numbers too small for publication.

Disaggregation data elements:
Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—area of usual residence


Data Source
ABS 2014-15 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey
Used for disaggregation by state/territory


Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—Indigenous status


Data Source
ABS 2014-15 National Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey


Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—area of usual residence


Data Source
ABS 2014-15 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey (NATSISS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey
Used for disaggregation by state/territory


Comments:

Most recent data available for 2017 National Healthcare Agreement performance reporting: 2014–15 (total population, non-Indigenous: NHS); 2014–15 (Indigenous only: NATSISS).

Baseline: 2007–08 (total population); 2008 (Indigenous status).

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey (NATSISS) or National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS)/Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey (AATSIHS) data may be used for analysis, dependent upon which survey is most recent.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Percentage
Data type:Real
Unit of measure:Person
Format:

N[N.NN]

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Health behaviours

Data source attributes

Data sources:
Data SourceABS 2014-15 National Health Survey (NHS)
Frequency
Every 3 years
Data custodian

 Australian Bureau of Statistics



Data SourceABS 2014-15 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey (NATSISS)
Frequency
Every 6 years
Data custodian

 Australian Bureau of Statistics


Accountability attributes

Reporting requirements:

National Healthcare Agreement

Organisation responsible for providing data:

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Benchmark:

National Healthcare Agreement Performance Benchmark

By 2018, reduce the national smoking rate to 10 per cent of the population and halve the Indigenous smoking rate, over the 2009 baseline.

Refer: http://www.federalfinancialrelations.gov.au/content/npa/healthcare/national-agreement.pdf

Further data development / collection required:

Specification: Final, the measure meets the intention of the indicator.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PB e–Better health: by 2018, reduce the national smoking rate to 10 per cent of the population and halve the Indigenous smoking rate over the 2009 baseline, 2016 Health, Superseded 31/01/2017

Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PB e–Better health: by 2018, reduce the national smoking rate to 10 per cent of the population and halve the Indigenous smoking rate over the 2009 baseline, 2018 Health, Superseded 19/06/2019

See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04–Rates of current daily smokers, 2017 Health, Superseded 30/01/2018

See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 05–Levels of risky alcohol consumption, 2017 Health, Superseded 30/01/2018

See also National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 03-Rates of current daily smokers, 2018 Indigenous, Archived 31/07/2018