Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||PI09b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients who have smoking status recorded, December 2020|
|Registration status:||Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021|
Proportion of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over whose smoking status has been recorded at the primary health-care organisation within the previous 24 months.
Smoking has been identified as one of the key risk factors contributing to the burden of disease for Indigenous Australians. It is important that Indigenous primary health-care organisation know the smoking status of clients in order to provide appropriate medical care.
|Indicator set:||Indigenous-specific primary health care national key performance indicators December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:|
15 years and over.
Proportion of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over whose smoking status has been recorded within the previous 24 months at the primary health care organisation.
Presented as a percentage.
Results arising from measurements conducted outside of the organsiation, that are known by the organisation, are included in the calculation of this indicator.
Operationalisation of smoking status:
Where an Indigenous regular client’s tobacco smoking status does not have an assessment date assigned within the Clinical Information System (CIS), smoking status as recorded in the CIS should be treated as current (i.e. as having been updated within the previous 24 months).
(Numerator ÷ Denominator) x 100
Number of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over whose smoking status has been recorded within the previous 24 months at the primary health care organisation.
|Numerator data elements:|
Total number of Indigenous regular clients aged 15 and over.
|Denominator data elements:|
2. Age group:
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Census date for reporting is 31 December 2020.
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Health Behaviours|
Data source attributes
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
Australian Government Department of Health.
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Indigenous primary health care: PI09b-Proportion of regular clients whose smoking status has been recorded, 2020–2021 Health, Standard 16/01/2020, Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021
See also Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI09a-Number of Indigenous regular clients who have smoking status recorded, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021