The Study of Environment on Aboriginal Resilience and Child Health (SEARCH): study protocol
- Life expectancies. Colman, Adrian // Youth Studies Australia;Mar1998, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p10
Reflects on an article published in the November 13, 1997 issue of the newspaper `Sydney Morning Herald,' discussing that the resolution to the plights of the life expectancies of Aboriginal babies will bring reconciliation in Australia.
- Health. // Youth Studies Australia;Autumn1993, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p10
States that life expectancy of Aboriginal young people in Australia in the 1990s has decreased, as reported in the December 16, 1992 issue of `Age.' Difficulty of people to reach the age of 42.
- Health Status. Thomson, N. J. // Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia;1994, Vol. 1, p463
An encyclopedia entry for the health status of Aboriginal Australians is presented. Aborigines continue to suffer from health problems, which vary across the country. For many, the problems result in premature death. The life expectation at birth for Aboriginal people was 12-22 years less than...
- A NATION DIVIDED. Brace, Matthew // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Nov2001, Vol. 73 Issue 11, p14
Reports on the gap between the whites and the indigenous population in Australia. Life expectancy for Aboriginal people; Infant mortality for Aborigines; Australian government's spending on health services to Aboriginal people; Importance of a treaty or bill of rights for Australia's...
- Aboriginals second-class citizens. // Green Left Weekly;8/4/2010, Issue 847, p11
The article presents statistics of Aboriginals second-class citizens in Australia including the infant mortality rate for Indigenous Australians, the gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous life expectancy, and the Indigenous unemployment rate.
- Estimating Indigenous life expectancy: pitfalls with consequences. Madden, Richard; Tickle, Leonie; Jackson Pulver, Lisa; Ring, Ian // Journal of Population Research;Sep2012, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p269
The methods used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) to estimate life expectancies of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in 2009 have been controversial and require critical and sensitive analysis. The introduction by ABS of the direct method for estimating Indigenous life...
- Indigenous health remains poor. // Australian Nursing Journal;Oct2001, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p15
Focuses on a report from the Australian Bureau of Statistics and the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare in 2001 on indigenous health. Death rates among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander from 1997 to 1999; Life expectancy at birth for indigenous men; Factors which contributed to the...
- Closing the Life Expectancy Gap. Yuejen Zhao; Maylon, Rosalyn // Issues;Jun2008, Issue 83, p12
The article focuses on the need to form a new partnership between indigenous and non-indigenous Australians in order to close the gap on life expectancy, educational achievement and employment opportunities. In the midst of the continuing health disadvantage being faced by indigenous...
- Australia lags behind in attempts to improve health of indigenous people. Pincock, Stephen // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/14/2007, Vol. 334 Issue 7597, p765
This article reports on a study showing that Australia's efforts to improve the health of its indigenous peoples trails behind those of similar wealth countries. The report issues by Oxfam Australia and the National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation. The report compares the...