This report focuses on trends in injury deaths that occurred over the period 1999–00 to 2016–17. The age-standardised rate of injury deaths decreased from 55.4 to 47.2 deaths per 100,000 between 1999–00 and 2004–05 and has changed little after that. Rates for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people were generally at least twice as high as rates for non-Indigenous Australians over the period from 2001–02 to 2016–17.
|Place of Publication||Canberra|
|Publisher||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Number of pages||136|
|ISBN (Electronic)||978 1 76054 650 2|
|ISBN (Print)||978 1 76054 6519|
|Publication status||Published - 13 Nov 2019|
|Name||Injury research and statistics|
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- injury deaths
- Death in Australia
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
- death rates
- non-indigenous Australians