Epidemiology Publications

The Epidemiology Section of ACT Health maintains and adds to an ongoing health series of publications to inform health professionals, policy developers and the community on health status in the Territory. Information contained therein will assist in the development of appropriate policy and service delivery models, the evaluation of programs, and an understanding of how the ACT compares with Australia as a whole with regard to health status.

Health Series

Number 1: ACT’s Health: A report on the health status of ACT residents

Number 2: The Epidemiology of Injury in the ACT

Number 3: Cancer in the Australian Capital Territory 1983 - 1992

Number 4 - The Epidemiology of Asthma in the ACT

Number 5: The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus in the ACT

Number 6:       Developing a Strategic Plan for Cancer Services in the ACT - Request a copy - healthinfo@act.gov.au

Number 7:       The First Year of The Care Continuum and Health Outcomes Project - Request a copy - healthinfo@act.gov.au

Number 8: The Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease in the ACT

Number 9: Health Related Quality of Life in the ACT: 1994 - 95

Number 10: Disability and Ageing in the ACT: An Epidemiological Review

Number 11: Mental Health in the ACT

Number 12:     Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health in the ACT - Request a copy - healthinfo@act.gov.au

Number 13:     Health Indicators in the ACT: Measures of health status and health services in the ACT - Request a copy - healthinfo@act.gov.au

Number 14: Health status of the ACT by statistical sub divisions

Number 15: Results from the 1996 ACT Secondary School Students’ Survey

Number 16: Childhood immunisation & preventable diseases in the ACT 1993 - 1997

Number 17: Health Related Quality of Life in the ACT 1994 - 97

Number 18: Maternal and Perinatal Status, ACT, 1994 - 96

Number 19: Health risk factors in the ACT

Number 20: Communicable diseases in the ACT

Number 21: Illicit drug samples seized in the ACT, 1980 - 97

Number 22: Health Status of Young People in the ACT

Number 23: Health Status of Older People in the ACT

Number 24: Drug related health in the ACT

Number 25: ACT Maternal and Perinatal 1997 Tables

Number 26: ACT Maternal and Perinatal 1998 Tables

Number 27: Cancer in the Australian Capital Territory 1994 - 1999

Number 28:     Health of older people in the ACT, 1999

Number 29: Physical activity patterns of adults in the ACT

Number 30: Perinatal Deaths in the ACT 1991 - 2000

Number 31: Breast Cancer in the ACT

Number 32: Maternal and Perinatal Health in the ACT, 1999

Number 33: Alcohol and Tobacco Use by ACT Secondary School Students 1996 - 2002

Number 34: Cancer in the ACT 1996 - 2000

Number 35: Preventing injury in older people: fear of falling and physical activity ACT 2003

Number 36: Maternal and Perinatal Health in the ACT, 1997 - 2001

Number 37: Substance use & other health related behaviours among ACT Secondary Students

Number 38: Review of ACT child deaths

Number 39: The results of the 2005 ACT secondary student drug and health risk survey

Number 40: The Health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in the ACT, 2000 - 2004

Number 41: Sustainable Healthy Development – the ACT way

Number 42: Cancer in the ACT 1998 - 2004

Number 43: Report on the 2006 ACT Year 6 Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey

Number 44: Maternal and Perinatal Health in the ACT 2000 - 2004

Number 45: Perinatal Mortality in the ACT 2001 - 2005

Number 46: Health Status of Women in the ACT

Number 47: Cancer in the ACT Survival estimates 1995 - 2004

Number 48: Cancer in the ACT Incidence and Mortality 2009

Number 49: Review of breast cancer in ACT women, October 2010

Number 50: ACT Secondary Student Drug and Health Risk Behaviours

Number 51: Maternal and Perinatal Health in the ACT 1999 - 2008

Number 52: Report on the 2009 Year 6 Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (ACTPANS)

Number 53: Health Status of young people in the ACT, April 2011

Number 54: Mental Health & Wellbeing in the ACT

Number 55: 2010 ACT Inmate Health Survey: Summary results, July 2011

Number 56: Cancer in the ACT Incidence and Mortality 2011                  

Number 57: Review of Colorectal Cancer

Number 58: The Health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in the ACT, 2006 - 2011

Number 59: Health status of children in the Australian Capital Territory; results from the 2007-10 ACT General Health Survey

Number 60: Substance use and other health-related behaviours among ACT secondary students: results of the 2011 ACT Secondary Students’ Alcohol and Drug Survey (ASSAD)

Number 61: Perinatal Mortality in the ACT 2006-2010

Monograph Series

Number 1: Health Status of males in the ACT

Number 2: Health status of females in the ACT

Number 3: Emerging patterns of health status in the ACT

Number 4: Aborigines and Torres Strait Islander people in the ACT

Number 5: National survey of mental health and wellbeing of adults 1997

Number 6: Asthma in the ACT

Number 7: Disability, ageing and carers in the ACT

Number 8: 1995 National health survey, ACT results for the SF-36

Number 9: Diabetes Mellitus in the ACT

Number 10: Causes of death in the ACT 1998

Number 11: Survey of public reaction to smoke-free areas (enclosed public spaces) ACT 1994 (10 Nov 1998) results

Number 12: Cardiovascular disease in the ACT

Number 13: Snapshots of health ACT subdivision