Healthy Communities: Australians' experiences with primary health care in 2010–11 - Technical Supplement - Abbreviations

Healthy Communities: Australians' experiences with primary health care in 2010–11

Abbreviations

# Patient Experience Survey 2010–11 results for Medicare Locals denoted with this symbol are statistically different (at the 95% confidence level) from the peer group percentage.

Medicare Locals and peer groups denoted with this symbol have greater than 5% of their population in very remote areas which were not included in the ABS Patient Experience Survey 2010.

ABS Australian Bureau of Statistics
ACT The Australian Capital Territory
ARIA+ Accessibility/Remoteness Index of Australia plus
ASGC Australian Bureau of Statistics Australian Standard Geographical Classification
ASGS Australian Bureau of Statistics Australian Statistical Geography Standard
Central & NW Qld Central and North West Queensland (ML309)
Central Qld Central Queensland (ML308)
Darling Downs-SW Qld Darling Downs-South West Queensland (ML306)
DHS Australian Government Department of Human Servcies
ERP Estimated Resident Population statistical series published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics
Far North Qld Far North Queensland (ML311)
GP General Practitioner
Inner NW Melbourne Inner North West Melbourne (ML201)
IRSD Index of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage
Macedon Ranges & NW Melb Macedon Ranges and North Western Melbourne (ML204)
MBS Medicare Benefits Schedule
NSW New South Wales
Qld Queensland
RA The Remoteness Area structure in the Australian Bureau of Statistics Australian Standard Geographical Classification
SA South Australia
SA3 Statistical Area Level 3 in the Australian Bureau of Statistics Australian Statistical Geography Standard
SEIFA ABS Census of Population and Housing: Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas
SES Socioeconomic status
Sthn Adelaide-Fleurieu-Kangaroo Is. Southern Adelaide-Fleurieu-Kangaroo Island (ML403)
Sydney North Shore & Beaches Sydney North Shore and Beaches (ML108)
WA Western Australia