Aboriginal Population Profiles for Development Planning in the Northern East Kimberley »

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Preliminary Pages (PDF, 1.3MB)

1. Analytical framework (PDF, 869KB)

Defining the region

2. Demography of the East Kimberley and Northern East Kimberley (PDF, 949KB)

Population size
The study region
Population growth
East Kimberley
The study region
Service populations
Population distribution
Age composition
The study region
Population projections
Projection assumptions
Projection results

3. Aboriginal participation in the regional labour market (PDF, 945KB)

Regional labour force status
Dependency ratios
Industry and occupation
CDEP activities
Argyle mine employment: history and future targets
Estimating future labour force status

4. Employment and welfare income (PDF, 834KB)

Employment and non-employment income
Welfare income

5. Education and training: participation and outcomes (PDF, 902KB)

Participation in schooling
Retention rates
Participation in vocational education and training (VET)

6. Housing and infrastructure (PDF, 907KB)

Housing and infrastructure in 2001
Housing tenure
Home ownership
Rental housing
Environmental health infrastructure

7. Health status (PDF, 995KB)

Estimation of mortality
Cause of death
Standardised death rates
Hospital separations
Hospital diagnoses
Standardised separation rates
Stages of morbidity
Infectious diseases
Diseases of the circulatory system
Diseases of the respiratory system
Diseases of the digestive system
Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
Injury and poisoning
Primary health status
Child health
Health-related quality of life assessment

8. Regional involvement in the Western Australian criminal justice system (PDF, 878KB)

Data sources
Reported crime
Reported offences in the East Kimberley
Contact with the police
Arrest rates in Kimberley postcode areas
Lower Court data

9. Implications, dilemmas, and the way ahead (PDF, 852KB)

Jobs and economic status
Education and training
Health status

References (PDF, 852KB)