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, acute and vaccine–preventable conditions
Year of data: 2013–14

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

The following image is a map of Australia showing the rate of potentially preventable hosipitalisations for acute and vaccine-preventable conditions per 100,000 people, age-standardised, by local area (SA3) in 2013–14. 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
842 – 1023
1024 – 1099
1100 – 1174
1175 – 1245
1246 – 1317
1318 – 1389
1390 – 1475
1476 – 1596
1597 – 1752
1753 – 8222
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 acute and vaccine-preventable conditions varied across local areas* (SA3s), ranging from 842 per 100,000 people in Canada Bay (NSW) to 8,222 per 100,000 people in Barkly (NT).

The following are images of maps around major cities showing the rate of potentially preventable hosipitalisations for acute and vaccine-preventable conditions per 100,000 people, age-standardised, by local area (SA3) in 2013–14. Data can be found in the table below.

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State SA3 area Rate per 100,000 people
NSW Bourke - Cobar - Coonamble 2,527
Moree - Narrabri1,903
Mount Druitt1,902
Clarence Valley1,735
Richmond Valley - Hinterland1,686
Tumut - Tumbarumba1,663
Griffith - Murrumbidgee (West)1,637
Wagga Wagga1,616
Kempsey - Nambucca1,599
St Marys1,596
Inverell - Tenterfield1,588
South Coast1,519
Lachlan Valley1,516
Auburn1,514
Broken Hill and Far West1,491
Richmond Valley - Coastal1,489
Tweed Valley1,483
Merrylands - Guildford1,447
Coffs Harbour1,440
Campbelltown (NSW)1,422
Lower Murray1,414
Tamworth - Gunnedah1,409
Goulburn - Yass1,357
Dapto - Port Kembla1,350
Dubbo1,345
Bringelly - Green Valley1,340
Lithgow - Mudgee1,335
Bathurst1,328
Albury1,316
Bankstown1,312
Orange1,301
Upper Hunter1,301
Liverpool1,298
Lower Hunter1,293
Blacktown1,290
Penrith1,278
Upper Murray exc. Albury1,260
Wollondilly1,246
Sydney Inner City1,244
Camden1,226
Leichhardt1,220
Pittwater1,211
Marrickville - Sydenham - Petersham1,208
Fairfield1,192
Manly1,190
Wollongong1,185
Newcastle1,179
Parramatta1,163
Kogarah - Rockdale1,151
Warringah1,141
Eastern Suburbs - South1,138
Taree - Gloucester1,134
Snowy Mountains1,125
Shoalhaven1,125
Dural - Wisemans Ferry1,121
Botany1,119
Richmond - Windsor1,116
Gosford1,107
Armidale1,105
Carlingford1,102
Kiama - Shellharbour1,094
Canterbury1,090
Great Lakes1,089
Hornsby1,085
Wyong1,072
Hawkesbury1,072
Maitland1,071
Port Stephens1,068
Ku-ring-gai1,066
Southern Highlands1,023
Ryde - Hunters Hill1,023
Rouse Hill - McGraths Hill1,016
Lake Macquarie - East1,014
Hurstville1,014
Port Macquarie1,010
Baulkham Hills1,004
Chatswood - Lane Cove1,003
Blacktown - North989
Blue Mountains977
Eastern Suburbs - North972
Lake Macquarie - West969
North Sydney - Mosman932
Queanbeyan931
Cronulla - Miranda - Caringbah925
Strathfield - Burwood - Ashfield899
Sutherland - Menai - Heathcote871
Pennant Hills - Epping843
Canada Bay842
Illawarra Catchment ReserveNP
Lord Howe IslandNP
Blue Mountains - SouthNP
Vic Murray River - Swan Hill 1,784
Wellington1,512
Loddon - Elmore1,485
Grampians1,473
Mildura1,462
Moira1,445
Cardinia1,426
Dandenong1,425
Casey - South1,395
Frankston1,395
Yarra1,364
Maryborough - Pyrenees1,361
Latrobe Valley1,352
Campaspe1,346
Creswick - Daylesford - Ballan1,344
Gippsland - East1,341
Warrnambool - Otway Ranges1,329
Bendigo1,326
Mornington Peninsula1,317
Knox1,315
Maroondah1,308
Casey - North1,302
Tullamarine - Broadmeadows1,289
Shepparton1,289
Upper Goulburn Valley1,270
Geelong1,259
Yarra Ranges1,255
Wangaratta - Benalla1,250
Ballarat1,242
Moreland - North1,226
Wodonga - Alpine1,221
Sunbury1,216
Melbourne City1,214
Port Phillip1,205
Brimbank1,199
Baw Baw1,185
Glenelg - Southern Grampians1,176
Wyndham1,174
Essendon1,159
Hobsons Bay1,156
Maribyrnong1,153
Brunswick - Coburg1,148
Melton - Bacchus Marsh1,146
Kingston1,145
Heathcote - Castlemaine - Kyneton1,136
Keilor1,129
Monash1,121
Stonnington - West1,114
Gippsland - South West1,097
Boroondara1,097
Darebin - North1,093
Whittlesea - Wallan1,093
Darebin - South1,076
Whitehorse - East1,076
Surf Coast - Bellarine Peninsula1,055
Whitehorse - West1,053
Manningham - East1,041
Stonnington - East1,039
Glen Eira1,026
Nillumbik - Kinglake1,011
Banyule1,010
Manningham - West966
Bayside963
Barwon - West962
Macedon Ranges940
QLD Far North 4,050
Outback - North2,790
Outback - South2,503
Tablelands (East) - Kuranda2,337
Innisfail - Cassowary Coast2,275
Burnett2,164
Central Highlands (Qld)2,152
Port Douglas - Daintree2,057
Darling Downs (West) - Maranoa1,968
Forest Lake - Oxley1,899
Maryborough1,899
Bundaberg1,883
Rockhampton1,843
Cairns - South1,788
Southport1,777
Caboolture1,755
Darling Downs - East1,728
Gympie - Cooloola1,723
Bribie - Beachmere1,719
Jimboomba1,692
Springwood - Kingston1,689
Ipswich Inner1,685
Hervey Bay1,680
Caloundra1,666
Sandgate1,661
Redcliffe1,655
Sunshine Coast Hinterland1,654
Mudgeeraba - Tallebudgera1,644
Cairns - North1,643
Browns Plains1,640
Gold Coast - North1,618
Narangba - Burpengary1,616
Strathpine1,594
Ormeau - Oxenford1,590
Gladstone - Biloela1,585
Nathan1,563
Nundah1,561
Chermside1,557
Ipswich Hinterland1,547
Beaudesert1,542
Nerang1,541
Robina1,541
Springfield - Redbank1,539
Loganlea - Carbrook1,534
Coolangatta1,533
Beenleigh1,507
Charters Towers - Ayr - Ingham1,486
Rocklea - Acacia Ridge1,471
Bowen Basin - North1,457
North Lakes1,438
Townsville1,438
Caboolture Hinterland1,425
Toowoomba1,419
Nambour - Pomona1,413
Hills District1,411
Capalaba1,403
Bald Hills - Everton Park1,400
Maroochy1,399
Surfers Paradise1,389
Broadbeach - Burleigh1,386
Brisbane Inner1,384
Cleveland - Stradbroke1,356
Granite Belt1,342
Mt Gravatt1,335
Gold Coast Hinterland1,314
Wynnum - Manly1,310
Buderim1,308
Mackay1,301
Holland Park - Yeronga1,282
Whitsunday1,282
Sunnybank1,226
Brisbane Inner - North1,203
The Gap - Enoggera1,195
Noosa1,191
Brisbane Inner - East1,158
Carindale1,108
Brisbane Inner - West1,049
Centenary1,037
Kenmore - Brookfield - Moggill1,023
Sherwood - Indooroopilly993
SA Outback - North and East 2,872
Mid North1,958
Playford1,698
Murray and Mallee1,666
Eyre Peninsula and South West1,608
Adelaide City1,607
Barossa1,599
Limestone Coast1,549
Yorke Peninsula1,531
Port Adelaide - East1,527
Fleurieu - Kangaroo Island1,502
Salisbury1,482
Gawler - Two Wells1,467
Tea Tree Gully1,457
Marion1,439
West Torrens1,433
Campbelltown (SA)1,420
Holdfast Bay1,415
Port Adelaide - West1,386
Lower North1,373
Onkaparinga1,342
Norwood - Payneham - St Peters1,330
Mitcham1,242
Unley1,234
Burnside1,216
Charles Sturt1,183
Adelaide Hills1,143
Prospect - Walkerville1,129
WA Kimberley 5,154
Pilbara2,192
Goldfields2,058
Mid West1,932
Gascoyne1,916
Wheat Belt - North1,623
Kwinana1,543
Swan1,502
Belmont - Victoria Park1,475
Mandurah1,471
Perth City1,425
Wheat Belt - South1,397
Wanneroo1,386
Esperance1,384
Manjimup1,381
Bayswater - Bassendean1,380
Mundaring1,363
Fremantle1,352
Bunbury1,320
Albany1,318
Cockburn1,316
South Perth1,268
Cottesloe - Claremont1,266
Joondalup1,263
Stirling1,258
Rockingham1,231
Kalamunda1,203
Melville1,201
Serpentine - Jarrahdale1,183
Gosnells1,163
Armadale1,156
Canning1,155
Augusta - Margaret River - Busselton1,039
Tas Devonport 1,644
Hobart - North West1,299
Hobart - North East1,253
Brighton1,245
Central Highlands (Tas.)1,232
Sorell - Dodges Ferry1,099
Hobart Inner1,092
Burnie - Ulverstone1,077
West Coast1,070
North East1,034
Huon - Bruny Island1,032
Hobart - South and West1,016
Meander Valley - West Tamar975
Launceston949
South East Coast921
NT Barkly 8,222
Alice Springs5,174
East Arnhem3,751
Katherine3,724
Daly - Tiwi - West Arnhem2,692
Darwin Suburbs1,752
Litchfield1,736
Darwin City1,724
Palmerston1,636
ACT North Canberra 1,218
South Canberra1,115
Weston Creek1,073
Tuggeranong1,039
Belconnen1,033
Gungahlin1,030
Woden993
Cotter - NamadgiNP
Fyshwick - Pialligo - HumeNP
Other Christmas Island NP
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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