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PHIDU - Measure of Disadvantage - Summary (PHA) 2011

This dataset, released March 2018, contains the Index of Relative Socio-economic Disadvantage (IRSD), 2011. The data is by Population Health Area (PHA) 2016 geographic boundaries based on the 2016 Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS). Population Health Areas: http://phidu.torrens.edu.au/help-and-information/about-our-data/geographical-structures/pha-overview, developed by PHIDU, are comprised of a combination of whole SA2s and multiple (aggregates of) SA2s, where the SA2 is an area in the ABS structure.

For more information please see the data source notes: http://www.phidu.torrens.edu.au/current/data/sha-aust/notes/phidu_data_sources_notes.pdf on the data.

Source: Compiled by PHIDU based on ABS Socio-economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA), 2011 data. The LGA data were re-produced from the ABS originals. Data for other geographic levels were constructed using population weighted averages, based on the published ABS SA2 data.

Please note:

  • AURIN has spatially enabled the original data: http://phidu.torrens.edu.au/social-health-atlases/data#social-health-atlas-of-australia-population-health-areas.
  • "*" - Indicates statistically significant, at the 95% confidence level.
  • "**" - Indicates statistically significant, at the 99% confidence level.
  • "~" - Indicates modelled estimates have Relative Root Mean Square Errors (RRMSEs) from 0.25 to 0.50 and should be used with caution.
  • "~~" - Indicates modelled estimates have RRMSEs greater than 0.50 but less than 1 and are considered too unreliable for general use.
  • '?' - Indicates modelled estimates are considered too unreliable.

  • Blank cell - Indicates data was not shown/not applicable/not published/not available for the specific area ('#', '..', '^', 'np, 'n.a.', 'n.y.a.' in original PHIDU data).

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Source https://portal.aurin.org.au
Last Updated September 6, 2019, 00:07 (UTC)
Created August 3, 2018, 02:24 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Australia (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 AU)
Aggregation Level pha2016
Attribute List Geometry Field, PHA Code, PHA Name, Seifa Index Of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage 2011 Australia Rank, Seifa Index Of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage 2011 Index score (based on Australian score of 1000), Seifa Index Of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage 2011 Maximum Score for SA1s in Area, Seifa Index Of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage 2011 Minimum Score for SA1s in Area, Seifa Index Of Relative Socio-Economic Disadvantage 2011 Usual resident population (Census 2011)
Attribution Torrens University Australia - Public Health Information Development Unit, (2018): PHIDU - Measure of Disadvantage - Summary (PHA) 2011; 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 pha_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]]]}