Healthy Communities: Potentially preventable hospitalisations in 2013–14 - Report - Potentially preventable hospitalisation maps, SA3 with PHN boundaries

Healthy Communities: Potentially preventable hospitalisations in 2013–14

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Potentially preventable hospitalisation maps, SA3 with PHN boundaries

Potentially preventable hospitalisations, chronic conditions
Year of data: 2013–14

Rate of potentially preventable hospitalisations for chronic conditions per 100,000 people, age-standardised, by local area* (SA3)

The following image is a map of Australia showing the rate of selected preventable hospitalisations per 100,000 people, due to chronic conditions in 2013–14 by local area (SA3). Data can be found in the table below.

The following is a legend for the maps detailed on this page. The first row shows the various colour ranges, the second is the relevant colour's range value and the third indicates which end is highest and lowest.
NP
539 – 793
794 – 902
903 – 990
991 – 1053
1054 – 1111
1112 – 1194
1195 – 1287
1288 – 1400
1401 – 1608
1609 – 4687
Lowest group
Highest group
Primary Health Network boundary
ABS Statistical Area Level 3 (SA3) boundary

In 2013–14, the age-standardised rate of potentially preventable hospitalisations for chronic conditions varied across local areas* (SA3s), ranging from 539 per 100,000 people in Ku-ring-gai (NSW) to 4,687 per 100,000 people in Barkly (NT).

The following are images of maps around major cities showing the rate of selected preventable hospitalisations per 100,000 people, due to chronic conditions in 2013–14 by local area (SA3). Data can be found in the table below.

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State SA3 area Rate per 100,000 people
NSWBourke - Cobar - Coonamble2,642
Mount Druitt2,197
Griffith - Murrumbidgee (West)1,936
Broken Hill and Far West1,863
Kempsey - Nambucca1,799
Wagga Wagga1,772
Moree - Narrabri1,587
Tumut - Tumbarumba1,556
Upper Murray exc. Albury1,513
Inverell - Tenterfield1,477
Lachlan Valley1,451
Lower Hunter1,446
Upper Hunter1,441
Clarence Valley1,439
St Marys1,409
Lower Murray1,384
Dubbo1,360
Merrylands - Guildford1,359
Coffs Harbour1,350
Maitland1,340
Taree - Gloucester1,309
Tweed Valley1,293
Goulburn - Yass1,290
Richmond Valley - Hinterland1,246
Port Macquarie1,237
Liverpool1,228
Dapto - Port Kembla1,220
Wyong1,215
South Coast1,206
Blacktown1,194
Tamworth - Gunnedah1,188
Bringelly - Green Valley1,179
Campbelltown (NSW)1,177
Armidale1,169
Auburn1,135
Parramatta1,122
Richmond Valley - Coastal1,116
Lithgow - Mudgee1,105
Penrith1,104
Snowy Mountains1,061
Bankstown1,052
Albury1,043
Eastern Suburbs - South1,040
Shoalhaven1,027
Wollondilly1,027
Port Stephens1,019
Newcastle1,012
Botany1,009
Great Lakes1,007
Richmond - Windsor1,004
Fairfield1,002
Blacktown - North983
Kiama - Shellharbour973
Lake Macquarie - West969
Wollongong962
Sutherland - Menai - Heathcote957
Canterbury956
Queanbeyan945
Lake Macquarie - East934
Orange925
Hawkesbury917
Sydney Inner City914
Camden896
Marrickville - Sydenham - Petersham894
Kogarah - Rockdale891
Carlingford870
Rouse Hill - McGraths Hill861
Bathurst848
Leichhardt844
Cronulla - Miranda - Caringbah837
Canada Bay822
Hornsby800
Southern Highlands796
Hurstville793
Gosford779
Warringah768
Strathfield - Burwood - Ashfield730
Ryde - Hunters Hill722
Blue Mountains708
Eastern Suburbs - North692
Baulkham Hills680
Pittwater676
Manly665
Dural - Wisemans Ferry644
Chatswood - Lane Cove613
North Sydney - Mosman602
Pennant Hills - Epping567
Ku-ring-gai539
Illawarra Catchment ReserveNP
Lord Howe IslandNP
Blue Mountains - SouthNP
VicMurray River - Swan Hill1,634
Loddon - Elmore1,619
Casey - South1,582
Tullamarine - Broadmeadows1,538
Moira1,480
Frankston1,411
Shepparton1,400
Bendigo1,395
Campaspe1,349
Cardinia1,348
Melton - Bacchus Marsh1,321
Dandenong1,301
Latrobe Valley1,298
Casey - North1,293
Upper Goulburn Valley1,277
Wyndham1,275
Moreland - North1,259
Wangaratta - Benalla1,251
Grampians1,221
Maribyrnong1,216
Geelong1,205
Whittlesea - Wallan1,203
Darebin - North1,199
Brimbank1,188
Sunbury1,130
Mornington Peninsula1,130
Brunswick - Coburg1,124
Glenelg - Southern Grampians1,104
Maryborough - Pyrenees1,096
Mildura1,094
Warrnambool - Otway Ranges1,090
Knox1,089
Wellington1,087
Wodonga - Alpine1,086
Gippsland - South West1,086
Maroondah1,080
Heathcote - Castlemaine - Kyneton1,075
Hobsons Bay1,064
Kingston1,056
Port Phillip1,051
Gippsland - East1,042
Melbourne City1,025
Yarra Ranges1,016
Ballarat1,006
Glen Eira1,005
Banyule993
Barwon - West991
Monash982
Keilor970
Yarra964
Darebin - South957
Surf Coast - Bellarine Peninsula955
Creswick - Daylesford - Ballan942
Baw Baw909
Bayside904
Whitehorse - East901
Nillumbik - Kinglake897
Whitehorse - West891
Manningham - East849
Essendon844
Stonnington - East819
Manningham - West818
Stonnington - West752
Boroondara736
Macedon Ranges674
QLDFar North2,571
Outback - North1,969
Outback - South1,918
Caboolture1,854
Jimboomba1,796
Burnett1,789
Browns Plains1,667
Ipswich Inner1,621
Maryborough1,618
Port Douglas - Daintree1,616
Tablelands (East) - Kuranda1,609
Darling Downs (West) - Maranoa1,608
Southport1,601
Bundaberg1,600
Central Highlands (Qld)1,582
Ipswich Hinterland1,539
Springwood - Kingston1,521
Loganlea - Carbrook1,497
Innisfail - Cassowary Coast1,479
Beenleigh1,459
Beaudesert1,457
Narangba - Burpengary1,451
Caloundra1,441
Chermside1,428
Capalaba1,416
Redcliffe1,403
Mackay1,379
Springfield - Redbank1,372
Forest Lake - Oxley1,354
Granite Belt1,340
Charters Towers - Ayr - Ingham1,334
Mudgeeraba - Tallebudgera1,330
Nerang1,315
Rocklea - Acacia Ridge1,308
Rockhampton1,302
North Lakes1,287
Nundah1,267
Ormeau - Oxenford1,257
Sandgate1,254
Darling Downs - East1,241
Cleveland - Stradbroke1,231
Bowen Basin - North1,219
Robina1,216
Bribie - Beachmere1,207
Hervey Bay1,195
Gladstone - Biloela1,187
Gold Coast - North1,186
Holland Park - Yeronga1,184
Cairns - North1,178
Toowoomba1,162
Strathpine1,155
Gympie - Cooloola1,149
Maroochy1,136
Nathan1,130
Cairns - South1,124
Wynnum - Manly1,119
Whitsunday1,115
Caboolture Hinterland1,111
Coolangatta1,108
Townsville1,099
Bald Hills - Everton Park1,087
Gold Coast Hinterland1,083
Buderim1,068
Nambour - Pomona1,059
Hills District1,053
Sunshine Coast Hinterland1,049
Mt Gravatt1,039
Broadbeach - Burleigh1,017
Brisbane Inner - East1,001
Brisbane Inner950
Brisbane Inner - North936
Sunnybank932
Centenary921
Carindale919
Surfers Paradise919
The Gap - Enoggera882
Noosa856
Brisbane Inner - West671
Kenmore - Brookfield - Moggill595
Sherwood - Indooroopilly593
SAOutback - North and East2,190
Mid North1,710
Playford1,679
Eyre Peninsula and South West1,652
Yorke Peninsula1,471
Port Adelaide - West1,460
Salisbury1,354
Limestone Coast1,330
Gawler - Two Wells1,235
Port Adelaide - East1,235
Murray and Mallee1,188
Onkaparinga1,176
Fleurieu - Kangaroo Island1,170
Charles Sturt1,116
Barossa1,091
Marion1,086
Lower North1,015
Tea Tree Gully996
West Torrens994
Campbelltown (SA)893
Adelaide City874
Adelaide Hills819
Mitcham814
Holdfast Bay809
Prospect - Walkerville793
Norwood - Payneham - St Peters764
Unley675
Burnside576
WAKimberley2,887
Goldfields1,933
Pilbara1,537
Mid West1,437
Kwinana1,365
Swan1,277
Belmont - Victoria Park1,259
Bunbury1,258
Wheat Belt - North1,232
Esperance1,178
Bayswater - Bassendean1,167
Armadale1,142
Wanneroo1,133
Rockingham1,103
Mandurah1,094
Gosnells1,074
Wheat Belt - South1,074
Manjimup1,057
Gascoyne1,042
Albany1,031
Mundaring1,007
Kalamunda990
Canning989
Serpentine - Jarrahdale968
Cockburn964
Stirling953
Perth City950
Augusta - Margaret River - Busselton903
Joondalup873
Fremantle831
Melville734
South Perth729
Cottesloe - Claremont676
TasCentral Highlands (Tas.)1,716
West Coast1,400
Hobart - North West1,398
Sorell - Dodges Ferry1,253
North East1,244
Devonport1,108
Meander Valley - West Tamar1,099
South East Coast1,071
Brighton1,061
Launceston1,036
Burnie - Ulverstone1,024
Hobart - North East1,001
Huon - Bruny Island874
Hobart - South and West833
Hobart Inner735
NTBarkly4,687
Alice Springs3,326
East Arnhem3,255
Katherine2,637
Daly - Tiwi - West Arnhem2,430
Palmerston1,775
Darwin Suburbs1,419
Litchfield1,361
Darwin City1,290
ACTTuggeranong902
North Canberra892
Belconnen879
Gungahlin751
Woden750
South Canberra687
Weston Creek611
Cotter - NamadgiNP
Fyshwick - Pialligo - HumeNP
OtherChristmas IslandNP
Cocos (Keeling) IslandsNP
Jervis BayNP

* Results are presented by local area (SA3) with Primary Health Network (PHN) boundaries overlaid. The term local area (SA3) refers to an Australian Bureau of Statistics geographic region known as a Statistical Area Level 3 (SA3).

Notes: There are 22 conditions for which a hospitalisation is considered to be potentially preventable. Hospitalisations from both public and private hospitals are included. For more information on this measure, refer to this report’s Technical Supplement and Glossary.

Source: National Health Performance Authority analysis of Admitted Patient Care National Minimum Data Set 2013–14, data supplied March 2015, and Australian Bureau of Statistics Estimated Resident Population 30 June 2013.

More information can be found at http://www.myhealthycommunities.gov.au and in this report’s Technical Supplement.

Data can be downloaded from http://www.myhealthycommunities.gov.au.

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