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Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI17a-Number of Indigenous regular clients who have an AUDIT-C result within specified levels, 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 termPI17a-Number of Indigenous regular clients who have an AUDIT-C result within specified levels, December 2020
METeOR identifier:Help on this term739423
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021
Description:Help on this term

Number of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over, who had an AUDIT-C result recorded within the previous 24 months with a score of:

  • greater than or equal to 4 in males and 3 in females; or
  • less than 4 in males and 3 in females.
Rationale:Help on this term

Excessive or hazardous alcohol consumption is associated with health and social problems in all populations, including Indigenous Australians. The information generated using AUDIT-C screening test may be used to advise or refer the person to change their drinking habit.

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

15 years and over.

Computation description:Help on this term

Number of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over, who had an AUDIT-C result recorded within the previous 24 months with a score of:

  • greater than or equal to 4 in males and 3 in females; or
  • less than 4 in males and 3 in females.

Presented as a number.

Computation:Help on this term

Numerator only.

Numerator:Help on this term

Calculation A: Number of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over, who had an AUDIT-C result recorded within the previous 24 months with a score of greater than or equal to 4 in males and 3 in females.

Calculation B: Number of Indigenous regular clients, aged 15 and over, who had an AUDIT-C result recorded within the previous 24 months with a score of less than 4 in males and 3 in females.

Numerator data elements:Help on this term
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—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—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—AUDIT-C result, 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
Disaggregation:Help on this term

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: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 15 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 termHealth Behaviours

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.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Indigenous primary health care: PI17a-Number of regular clients who had an AUDIT-C with result within specified levels, 2020–2021 Health, Standard 16/01/2020, Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021

See also Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI17b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients who have an AUDIT-C result within specified levels, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021

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