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Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI14a-Number of Indigenous regular clients aged 6 months and over who are immunised against influenza, December 2020

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termOutput measure
Short name:Help on this termPI14a-Number of Indigenous regular clients aged 6 months and over who are immunised against influenza, December 2020
METeOR identifier:Help on this term731851
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021
Description:Help on this term

Number of Indigenous regular clients aged 6 months and over who received an influenza vaccine within the previous 12 months.

Rationale:Help on this term

Influenza is the most common vaccine-preventable disease in Australia. Although it can be a mild disease, it can also cause very serious illness in otherwise healthy people. It can require hospitalisation and can cause death. Rates of influenza are higher among Indigenous Australians than non-Indigenous Australians.

Indicator set:Help on this termIndigenous-specific primary health care national key performance indicators December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:Help on this term

6 months

Population group age to:Help on this term

65 years and over

Computation description:Help on this term

Count of Indigenous regular clients aged 6 months and over who received an influenza vaccine within the previous 12 months.

Presented as a number.

Computation:Help on this term

Numerator only

Numerator:Help on this term

Number of Indigenous regular clients aged 6 months and over who received an influenza vaccine within the previous 12 months.

Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Guide for use

Aged 6 months and over only.


Data Element / Data SetPerson—influenza immunisation indicator, yes/no code N
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Guide for use

An Indigenous person aged 6 months and over is immunised against influenza if they have received an influenza vaccine within the previous year.


Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Guide for use

Indigenous only.


Data Element / Data SetPerson—regular client indicator, yes/no code N
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Guide for use

Regular clients only.


Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total months N[N]
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Guide for use

Aged 6 months and over only.


Disaggregation:Help on this term

Sex:
a) Male
b) Female.

2. Age group:
a) 6 months–4 years
b) 5–14 years
c) 15–24 years
d) 25–34 years
e) 35–44 years
f) 45–54 years
g) 55–64 years
h) 65 years and over.

Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—sex, code X
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Guide for use

Aged 6 months and over only.


 


Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total months N[N]
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Guide for use

Aged 6 months and over only.


Comments:Help on this term

Census date for reporting is 31 December 2020.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCount
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson
Format:Help on this term

N[N(6)]

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Help on this termEffective/Appropriate/Efficient

Data source attributes

Data sources:Help on this term
Data SourceIndigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) 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.

Australian Government Department of Health.

Reference documents:Help on this term

Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) 2018. Australian Immunisation Handbook. Australian Government Department of Health, Canberra. immunisationhandbook.health.gov.au.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Indigenous primary health care: PI14a-Number of regular clients aged 50 years and over who are immunised against influenza, 2020–2021 Health, Standard 16/01/2020, Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021

See also Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI14b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients aged 6 months and over who are immunised against influenza, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021

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