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PHIDU - Aged Care Places (PHN) 2016

This dataset, released June 2017, contains statistics on aged care places relating to Residential aged care - high-level care places, June 2016; Residential aged care - low-level care places, June 2016; Total residential aged care places, June 2016; Community aged care places, June 2016. The data is by Primary Health Network (PHN) 2017 geographic boundaries based on the 2016 Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS).

There are 31 PHNs set up by the Australian Government. Each network is controlled by a board of medical professionals and advised by a clinical council and community advisory committee. The boundaries of the PHNs closely align with the Local Hospital Networks where possible.

For more information please see the data source notes: http://phidu.torrens.edu.au/data-archive/sha-aust/2015-onwards/phidu_data_sources_notes_2017.pdf on the data.

Source: Compiled by PHIDU based on data from the Department of Health and Ageing, 30 June 2016; and the ABS Estimated Resident Population, 30 June 2015.

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Source https://portal.aurin.org.au
Last Updated August 17, 2020, 23:42 (UTC)
Created November 1, 2019, 00:12 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Australia (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 AU)
AURIN Open API ID aurin:datasource-TUA_PHIDU-UoM_AURIN_DB_1_phidu_age_care_places_phn_2016
Aggregation Level phn2017
Attribute List Geometry Field, PHN Code, PHN Name, Residential Aged Care Places June 2016 Population aged 70 years and over, Residential Aged Care Places June 2016 Residential aged care places, Residential Aged Care Places June 2016 Residential care places per 1,000 population aged 70 years and over, State Name
Attribution Torrens University Australia - Public Health Information Development Unit, (2018): PHIDU - Aged Care Places (PHN) 2016; accessed from AURIN on [date of access].
Coordinate Ref. System EPSG:4283 (GDA_1994)
Copyright Notice © Torrens University Australia - Public Health Information Development Unit 2018
Geometry Field wkb_geometry
Key phn_code
Type dataset
spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[96.81, -43.75], [159.11, -43.75], [159.11, -9.14], [96.81, -9.14], [96.81, -43.75]]]}