Health & Wellbeing

Report
5 February 2016

Presents data for the 25 years from 1989-90 to 2013-14 and describes some of the key trends and explores the relationships between health expenditure and its drivers.

Article
3 February 2016

The author discusses the nature and extent of elder abuse in Australia and how it can be prevented.

Report
2 February 2016

This report investigates the privacy and security properties of eight popular wearable fitness tracking systems.

Survey
2 February 2016

Grandparents in Australia are being increasingly called upon to help take care of their grandchildren.

Report
2 February 2016

Provides an overview of the health sector, presenting both contextual information and high level performance information.

Briefing paper
1 February 2016

This e-brief offers an introduction to radicalisation and extremist violence.

Report
1 February 2016

Victorians are waiting four years or more to see specialists in public hospitals, according to this report.

Report
29 January 2016

This report details a social action research project with groups of children and young people with disability and their parents. The groups conducted research and provided peer support about their...

Report
28 January 2016

Between 1994 and 2013, there was an overall increase in the proportion of people who were uncomfortable about their dental appearance, from 20% to nearly 27%.

Journal article
28 January 2016

This paper provides an overview of price and recent tax measures to reduce the demand for tobacco, the evolution of smoke-free environment policies, changes to tobacco labelling and packaging,...