mortality rates

Fact sheet

16 Oct 2019
5

This National Coronial Information System (NCIS) fact sheet highlights the frequency of injury deaths reported to a coroner in Australia in 2015. There were an average of 149 injury deaths per week in 2015.

Fact sheet

16 Oct 2019
7

This National Coronial Information System (NCIS) fact sheet highlights the frequency of drug-related deaths reported to a coroner in Australia in 2015. There were an average of 57 drug-related deaths per week in 2015.

Fact sheet

16 Oct 2019
9

This National Coronial Information System (NCIS) fact sheet highlights the frequency of intentional self-harm deaths reported to a coroner in Australia in 2015. There were an average of 52 intentional self-harm deaths per week in 2015.

Fact sheet

16 Oct 2019
6

This National Coronial Information System (NCIS) fact sheet highlights the frequency of injury deaths reported to a coroner in Australia in 2016. There were an average of 148 injury deaths per week in 2016.

Fact sheet

16 Oct 2019
10

This National Coronial Information System (NCIS) fact sheet highlights the frequency of drug-related deaths reported to a coroner in Australia in 2016. There were an average of 62 drug-related deaths per week in 2016.

Fact sheet

16 Oct 2019
12

This National Coronial Information System (NCIS) fact sheet highlights the frequency of intentional self-harm deaths reported to a coroner in Australia in 2016. There were an average of 50 intentional self-harm deaths per week in 2016.

Fact sheet

16 Oct 2019
12

This National Coronial Information System (NCIS) fact sheet highlights the frequency of injury deaths reported to a coroner in Australia in 2014. There were an average of 131 injury deaths per week in 2014.

Fact sheet

16 Oct 2019
11

This National Coronial Information System (NCIS) fact sheet highlights the frequency of drug-related deaths reported to a coroner in Australia in 2014. There were an average of 46 drug-related deaths per week in 2014.

Fact sheet

16 Oct 2019
7

This National Coronial Information System (NCIS) fact sheet highlights the frequency of intentional self-harm deaths reported to a coroner in Australia in 2014. There were an average of 50 intentional self-harm deaths per week in 2014.

Statistics

26 Aug 2019
10

This report forms a statistical addendum to complement the Health Performance Council’s Revisit review of South Australia’s Palliative Care Services Plan 2009-16.

Report

18 Jun 2019
21

This report presents population estimates from 1950 to the present for 235 countries or areas, underpinned by analyses of historical demographic trends. The population estimates and projections describe population growth and ageing, as well as key trends in human fertility, mortality, and net international migration...

Journal article

9 Aug 2018
17

Heat-related mortality tends to be associated with heatwaves that do not allow for sufficient acclimatisation to hot temperatures. In contrast, damage functions and most heatwave emergency response plans do not account for acclimatisation. Using an excess heat measure that accounts for acclimatisation, this paper produces...

Journal article

31 Jul 2018
6

Heatwaves are a critical public health problem. There will be an increase in the frequency and severity of heatwaves under changing climate. However, evidence about the impacts of climate change on heatwave-related mortality at a global scale is limited. Current and future daily mean temperature...

Report

27 Apr 2018
94

This report presents data on the number of deaths in custody that occurred during 2013–14 and 2014–15, and trend data on deaths in prison custody (from 1979–80) and police custody and custody-related operations (from 1989–90).

Journal article

30 Jan 2018
16

Buildings consume nearly 40% of primary energy production globally. Certified green buildings substantially reduce energy consumption on a per square foot basis and they also focus on indoor environmental quality. However, the co-benefits to health through reductions in energy and concomitant reductions in air pollution...

Report

24 Jan 2018
351

Nearly 245,000 older people died between July 2012 and June 2014. This report presents information on the cause of death patterns and any aged care services they used before their death. This is the first time this analysis has been done in Australia.

Report

8 Dec 2017
96

The maternal mortality rate in Australia in 2012–2014 was 6.8 deaths per 100,000 women giving birth, which is among the lowest rates in the world.

Report

19 Nov 2017
335

Several myths undermine the broader benefits that good palliative care can provide for patients.

Report

25 Oct 2017
24

This report describes trends in the occurrence of injury deaths in Australia from 1 July 1999 to 30 June 2012 and provides a summary of injury deaths in 2011–12. The information is based on all causes of death recorded on death certificates.

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