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Budget 2011-12: information of relevance to Indigenous health

Posted on: 11 May, 2011
Issue: Vol 11 No 2, April 2011 - June 2011
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Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan delivered his fourth Australian Government Budget on Tuesday evening, 10 May 2011. The following links provide information on the Budget and its implications for Indigenous health.

Budget 2011-12:

More detailed information on various components of Indigenous expenditure is available in the respective Portfolio Budget Statements 2011-12, including the:

Health and Ageing Portfolio

Portfolio Budget Statements 2011-12

View documents (HTML)

Outcome 8 – Indigenous health (downloadable separately)

View document (PDF – 240KB)

Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Portfolio

Portfolio Budget Statements 2011-12

View document (PDF –  3.2MB)

View website: Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

Full Budget details:

Full Australian Government Budget details are available at the official Australian Government Budget website.

View website

Overview of Australian Indigenous Health Status

The Overview of Australian Indigenous health status provides information about: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations; the context of Indigenous health; various measures of population health status; selected health conditions; and health risk factors. The overview was last updated in 2010.

View overview: Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

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