Remoteness Graphs: Time series

The Remoteness Graphs: Time Series presents a comparison of the latest Social Health Atlas of Australia indicators to an earlier period, where available, by Remoteness Area, for Australia and the State/ Territory areas (excluding ACT). For background information and an overview on the Remoteness classes or interpreting the graphs, refer to the Remoteness graphs: Introduction.

The Contents list below presents the topics and indicators, including the dates when each indicator was released, in the general order used by PHIDU in their products by the themes of Demographic and social indicators, Health status, disability and deaths and Use and provision of health and welfare services.

To view the Remoteness graph for an indicator, select a topic from the contents list below - or by selecting a topic or indicator of interest from the autocomplete Search filter - and select to view the graph (at the top if each section) for either Australia or your State/Territory of interest. Select another indicator either by re-browsing from the contents list below; or by scrolling to a new 'Topic', and then 'Indicator', within the graph software interface.

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Demographic and social indicators

Indigenous status

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  • Aboriginal population as per cent of total population, 1986 Usual Resident Population and 2016 Estimated Resident Population (non-ABS) - Released: September 2017

Birthplace & non-English speaking residents

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  • Australian-born population, 2001 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • People born (overseas) in predominantly English speaking countries, 2001 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • People born in predominantly non-English speaking countries, 2001 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • People born in predominantly non-English speaking countries resident in Australia for five years or more, 1996 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • People born in predominantly non-English speaking countries resident in Australia for less than five years, 1996 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • People aged 5 years and over who were born overseas and reported poor proficiency in English, 1996 and 2011 - Released: September 2017

Non-English speaking countries of birth

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  • Top birthplaces of people born in non-English speaking countries, 2006 and 2011: China (excluding Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong & Macau, and Taiwan), Italy, India, Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia, Germany and Greece - Released: September 2017

Fertility

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  • Total fertility rate, 2004 to 2006 and 2013 to 2015 - Released: September 2017

Education

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  • Full-time participation in secondary school education at age 16, 1996 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • Participation in vocational education and training, 2001 and 2015 - Released: September 2017
  • School leavers enrolled in higher education, 1996 and 2011 - Released: September 2017 (excludes Qld)

Early childhood development

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  • Australian Early Development Census: Developmentally vulnerable on one or more domains, 2009 and 2015 - Released: September 2017
  • Australian Early Development Census: Developmentally vulnerable on two or more domains, 2009 and 2015 - Released: September 2017
  • Australian Early Development Census: Physical health and wellbeing domain - developmentally vulnerable/ at risk/ on track, 2009 and 2015 - Released: September 2017
  • Australian Early Development Census: Social competence domain - developmentally vulnerable/ at risk/ on track, 2009 and 2015 - Released: September 2017
  • Australian Early Development Census: Emotional maturity domain - developmentally vulnerable/ at risk/ on track, 2009 and 2015 - Released: September 2017
  • Australian Early Development Census: Language and cognitive skills (schools-based) domain - developmentally vulnerable/ at risk/ on track, 2009 and 2015 - Released: September 2017
  • Australian Early Development Census: Communication skills and general knowledge domain - developmentally vulnerable/ at risk/ on track, 2009 and 2015 - Released: September 2017

Learning or Earning

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  • Learning or Earning at ages 15 to 19 years, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017

Families

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  • Single parent families with children aged less than 15 years, 2001 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • Jobless families with children aged less than 15 years, 2001 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • Children aged less than 15 years in jobless families, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • Children in families where the mother has low educational attainment, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017

Housing/ Transport

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  • Households in dwellings receiving rent assistance from the Australian Government, 2006 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Dwellings rented from the government housing authority, 1996 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • Low income households with mortgage stress, 2006 and 2011 - Released:September 2017
  • Low income households with rental stress, 2006 and 2011 - Released:September 2017
  • Private dwellings with no motor vehicle, 1996 and 2011 - Released:September 2017

Income support

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  • Age pensioners, June 1996 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Disability support pensioners, June 1996 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Female sole parent pensioners, June 1996 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • People receiving an unemployment benefit, June 1996 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • People receiving an unemployment benefit for longer than 6 months, June 2006 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Young people aged 16 to 24 receiving an unemployment benefit, June 2008 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Low income, welfare-dependent families (with children), June 2006 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Children in low income, welfare-dependent families, June 2006 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Health Care Card holders, June 2009 and 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Pensioner Concession Card holders, June 2009 and 2016 - Released: September 2017

Internet access at home

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  • Private dwellings with no Internet connection, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • Total private dwellings with Internet connections, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
    • Private dwellings with Broadband Internet connections, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
    • Private dwellings with Dial-up Internet connections, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
    • Private dwellings with an 'other' Internet connection, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017

Labour force

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  • Unemployment, 1996 and June 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Labour force participation, 2006 and June 2016 - Released: September 2017
  • Female labour force participation, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017

Child care: unpaid

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  • Unpaid child care provided by people aged 15 years and over to their own child/children, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • Unpaid child care provided by people aged 15 years and over to other child/children, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • Total (unpaid) child care provided by people aged 15 years and over, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017

Community strength

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  • Persons aged 15 years and over who participated in voluntary work for an organisation or group, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017

Health status, disability and deaths

Mothers and babies

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  • Low birth weight babies, 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (NSW); 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (Vic); 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (SA); 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (WA); 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (Tas); and 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (NT) - Released: September 2017
  • Women who reported smoking during a pregnancy, 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (NSW); 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (SA); 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (WA); 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (Tas); and 2003 to 2006 and 2012 to 2014 (NT) - Released: September 2017

Child and youth health

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  • Children fully immunised at 1 year of age, 1998 and 2015 - Released: September 2017
  • Infant deaths, 2003 to 2007 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017

Disability

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  • Unpaid assistance provided by people aged 15 years and over to persons with a disability, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • People with a profound or severe disability (includes people in long-term accommodation), All ages, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • People with a profound or severe disability and living in the community, All ages, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • People with a profound or severe disability (includes people in long-term accommodation), aged 0 to 64 years, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017
  • People with a profound or severe disability and living in the community, aged 0 to 64 years, 2006 and 2011 - Released: September 2017

Premature mortality by sex

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  • Deaths of males aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Deaths of females aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Total deaths, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017

Premature mortality by selected cause

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  • Deaths from cancer, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Deaths from colorectal cancer, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Deaths from lung cancer, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Deaths from circulatory system diseases, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Deaths from ischaemic heart disease, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Deaths from cerebrovascular disease, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Deaths from respiratory system diseases, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Deaths from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Deaths from external causes, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Deaths from road traffic injuries, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Deaths from suicide and self-inflicted injuries, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2001 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017

Avoidable mortality by sex

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  • Deaths from all avoidable causes, males aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Deaths from all avoidable causes, females aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Deaths from all avoidable causes, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017

Avoidable mortality by selected cause

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  • Avoidable deaths from cancer, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Avoidable deaths from colorectal cancer, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Avoidable deaths from breast cancer, females aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Avoidable deaths from diabetes, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Avoidable deaths from circulatory system diseases, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Avoidable deaths from ischaemic heart disease, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Avoidable deaths from cerebrovascular disease, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Avoidable deaths from respiratory system diseases, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Avoidable deaths from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Avoidable deaths from selected external causes of mortality (Falls; Fires, burns; Suicide and self-inflicted injuries; etc.), persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Avoidable deaths from suicide and self-inflicted injuries, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
  • Avoidable deaths from other external causes of mortality (Transport accidents; Accidental drowning and submersion; etc.), persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017
    • Avoidable deaths from transport accidents, persons aged 0 to 74 years, 1997 to 2000 and 2010 to 2014 - Released: September 2017

Use and provision of health and welfare services

MBS services

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  • GP services to males (Medical Benefits Schedule (MBS) and Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA)), 1996 and 2009/10 - Released: September 2017
  • GP services to females (MBS and DVA), 1996 and 2009/10 - Released: September 2017
  • Total GP services (MBS and DVA), 1996 and 2009/10 - Released: September 2017

Home and Community Care Program

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  • Home and Community Care Program: Clients living alone, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Clients with carer, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Indigenous clients as a percentage of total clients, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Indigenous clients as a percentage of the Indigenous population, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Non-English speaking clients, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Total clients, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Allied health care instances at home, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Allied health care instances at centre, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Care counselling instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Case management instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Centre based day care instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Client care coordination instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Domestic assistance instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Home maintenance and modification instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Meals at centre plus meals at home instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Nursing care at centre plus nursing care at home instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Personal care instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Respite care instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Social support instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Transport instances, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Home and Community Care Program: Total instances of assistance, 2010/11 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017

Aged care places

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  • Residential aged care - total places, 30 June 2004 and 2016 - Released: September 2017

Admissions by hospital type and sex (excluding same-day admissions for renal dialysis)

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  • Total admissions - Public hospitals, 1995/96 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2017
  • Total admissions - Private hospitals, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust and NSW); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017
  • Total admissions - All hospitals, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust and NSW); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017
  • Male total admissions - Public hospitals, 1995/96 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2016/September 2017
  • Male total admissions - All hospitals, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust and NSW); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017
  • Female total admissions - Public hospitals, 1995/96 and 2012/13 - Released: September 2016/September 2017
  • Female total admissions - All hospitals, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust and NSW); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017

Admissions by principal diagnosis

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  • Admissions for infectious and parasitic diseases - All hospitals, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (NSW, Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017
  • Admissions for all cancers - All hospitals, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (NSW, Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017
  • Admissions for circulatory diseases - All hospitals, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (NSW, Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released:June 2015/September 2017
  • Admissions for respiratory diseases - All hospitals, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (NSW, Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017
  • Admissions for injury and poisoning - All hospitals, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (NSW, Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017

Admissions by procedure type

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  • Admissions for a tonsillectomy, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust, Tas, NT and ACT); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (NSW, Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017
  • Admissions for a myringotomy, 0 to 9 years, 1995/96 and 2011/12 (Aust, Tas, NT and ACT); and 1995/96 and 2012/13 (NSW, Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017
  • Admissions for a hysterectomy, females aged 30 to 59 years, 1995/96 and 2012/13 (NSW, Vic, Qld, SA and WA) - Released: June 2015/September 2017