While many Aboriginal Victorians report good health and there have been areas of improvement, government, services and communities need to take significant steps to improve health outcomes and quality of life for all Aboriginal Victorians.
Improving health outcomes and having a good quality of life will ensure all Victorian Aboriginal communities can thrive.
11.1 Improve Aboriginal health status, quality of life and life expectancy
11.1.1 Life expectancy at birth in Victoria
11.1.2 Proportion of age standardised self-assessed health status
11.1.3 Age standardised proportion of persons aged 18 and above who are daily smokers in Victoria
11.1.4 Separations per 1,000 population for preventable hospitalisations in Victoria
11.1.5 Cancer incidence for Victorians
11.1.6 Number and rate of emergency department presentations for alcohol or drug related harm
11.1.7 Closed episodes for alcohol and other drug treatment services in Victoria
Reviewed 13 October 2023