Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI16b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients who have alcohol consumption status recorded, December 2020

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Indicator
Indicator type:Indicator
Short name:PI16b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients who have alcohol consumption status recorded, December 2020
METeOR identifier:739405
Registration status:Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021
Description:

Proportion of Indigenous regular clients aged 15 and over who had their alcohol consumption status recorded at the primary health-care organisation within the previous 24 months.

Rationale:

It is important to collect information on alcohol consumption because excessive consumption is associated with health and social problems in all populations, including the Indigenous population.

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.

Computation description:

Proportion of Indigenous regular clients aged 15 and over who had their alcohol consumption status recorded at the primary health care organisation within the previous 24 months.

Presented as a percentage.

Alcohol consumption status has been recorded if the health service has either:

a) a record of whether the client consumes alcohol or

b) a record specifying the amount and frequency of the client's alcohol consumption.

Results arising from measurements conducted outside of the organisation that are known by the organisation are included in the calculation of this indicator.

Operationalisation of alcohol consumption status:

Where an Indigenous regular client’s alcohol consumption status does not have an assessment date assigned within the Clinical Information System (CIS), alcohol consumption status as recorded in the CIS should be treated as current (i.e. as having been updated within the previous 24 months).

 

Computation:

(Numerator ÷ Denominator) x 100

Numerator:

Number of Indigenous regular clients aged 15 and over who had their alcohol consumption status recorded at the primary health care organisation within the previous 24 months.

Numerator data elements:
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 15 and over only.


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—alcohol consumption status recorded 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
Denominator:

Total number of Indigenous regular clients aged 15 and over.

Denominator data elements:
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 15 and over only.


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.


Disaggregation:

1. Sex:
a) Male
b) Female.

2. Age group:
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:
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 15 and over only.


Comments:

Census date for reporting is 31 December 2020.

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 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:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Australian Government Department of Health.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Indigenous primary health care: PI16b-Proportion of regular clients whose alcohol consumption status has been recorded, 2020–2021 Health, Standard 16/01/2020, Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021

See also Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI16a-Number of Indigenous regular clients who have alcohol consumption status recorded, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021