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“PHM 301 Measuring health in Australia
While we now know what is measured and why it is probably worth considering who measures public health in Australia.The Australian Bureau of StatisticsAccessed at: http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/ViewContent?readform&view=productsbytopic&Action=Expand&Num=5.7
Cause of death
Health conditions
Health status
Life expectancyThe Australian Institute of Health and Welfare http://www.aihw.gov.au/home-page-data-cat/
The AIHW is committed to providing statistical information that governments and the community can use to promote discussion and make decisions on health housing and community services. At the same time the AIHW is also committed to ensuring that data privacy and confidentiality is maintained. Because of this there may be restrictions or special conditions governing the public availability of data holdings. Under the confidentiality provisions contained in the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Act 1987 and also under the Privacy Act 1988 there are some data holdings that cannot be made publicly available.From time to time special government funded organisationsFor example : Womens health Australia are continuing to conduct a longitudinal survey on womens health. See: http://www.alswh.org.au/The Public health association of Australia also keeps their eyes on issues as does Health Infonet.
For example on 24th March 2015 PHAA in conjunction with the Australian Red Cross and Dieticians of Australia released a brief that 30% of Indigenous households in remote Australia live in households that run out of food and were unable to buy more.
See: http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/150324_joint%20media%20release-Aboriginal%20Food%20Security-ARC%20DAA%20PHAA.pdf

Health Infonet: http://www.healthinfonet.ecu.edu.au/health-facts”