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SA2 OECD Indicators: MBS and PBS data

This table contains data on Medical Benefits System (MBS) and Pharmaceutical Benefits System (PBD) recipients for SA2's across Australia including the number and percent in each category. The data was calculated from the 2011 Census for the AURIN Social Indicators project.

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Last Updated March 20, 2020, 06:15 (UTC)
Created February 22, 2017, 02:24 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)
AURIN Open API ID aurin:datasource-UC_NATSEM-UC_NATSEM_natsem_natsem_tb5_3_mbs_and_pbs_geometry
Aggregation Level sa2
Attribute List MBS spend per capita, PBS spend per capita, SA2 ID, SA2 Name, Standardised MBS spend per capita, Standardised PBS spend per capita
Attribution University of Canberra - National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling, (2011): SA2 OECD Indicators: MBS and PBS data; accessed from AURIN on [date of access].<br><br>When using these data in published research, the authors need to include the following attribution in the text:<br>'These estimates are produced by NATSEM's Spatia Microsimulation model, which is described further in Tanton et al (2011)'<br><br>and the following in the bibliography:<br>Tanton, R., Vidyattama, Y., Nepal, B., & McNamara, J. (2011). Small area estimation using a reweighting algorithm. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society), 174(4), 931-951. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-985X.2011.00721.x
Coordinate Ref. System EPSG:4283 (GDA_1994)
Copyright Notice © University of Canberra - National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling 2011
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Key sa2_main11
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