National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04–Rates of current daily smokers, 2017

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Indicator
Indicator type:Progress measure
Short name:PI 04–Rates of current daily smokers, 2017
METeOR identifier:629992
Registration status:Health, Superseded 30/01/2018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Indicator set:National Healthcare Agreement (2017) Health, Superseded 30/01/2018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
Quality statement:National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04-Rates of current daily smokers, 2017 QS Health, Standard 31/01/2017

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.

Analysis by remoteness and Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) Index of Relative Socio-economic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on usual residence of person.

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 or over who smoke tobacco every day

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 or 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


Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—Indigenous status


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

Data source type: Survey


Disaggregation:

2014–15—State and territory, by:

  • sex by age (not reported)
  • Indigenous status
  • remoteness (Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) Remoteness Structure)
  • 2011 SEIFA IRSD quintiles
  • disability status (not reported)

2014–15—Nationally, by (all not reported):

  • sex by remoteness (ASGS Remoteness Structure)
  • 2011 SEIFA IRSD deciles
  • remoteness (ASGS Remoteness Structure) by 2011 SEIFA IRSD deciles

Some disaggregations 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, remoteness and SEIFA IRSD


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


Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—sex


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 Health Survey (NHS)
Guide for use

Data source type: Survey


Data Element / Data SetData Element

Person—disability status


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

Data source type: Survey


Comments:

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

National Aboriginal and Torres Starit Islander Health Survey (NATSIHS) or National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey (NATSISS) 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[NN].N

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:

PB e-By 2018, reduce the national smoking rate to 10 per cent of the population and halve the Indigenous smoking rate (Baseline specification), 2017

Further data development / collection required:

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

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also 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 Health, Superseded 30/01/2018

See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 03–Prevalence of overweight and obesity, 2017 Health, Superseded 30/01/2018

Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04–Rates of current daily smokers, 2016 Health, Superseded 31/01/2017

Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 04–Rates of current daily smokers, 2018 Health, Superseded 19/06/2019

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

See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 16–Potentially avoidable deaths, 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