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Health Statistics and Informatics (NT Health)

The Health Statistics and Informatics Branch prepares health and wellbeing information to inform policy and service planning in the Northern Territory. It is a central reference service for value added statistical analysis, research and reporting on a wide range of relevant issues. The Branch operates under two specialised disciplines - Epidemiology and Health Economics.

Browse the Health Statistics and Informatics Branch Collections in ePublications

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Health Statistics and Informatics Publications   Fact Sheets
Northern Territory Demography by region 1986-2016 Understanding the demographic characteristics of the NT is an important component of policy development and improved service delivery. Changes in population also influence funding and resource allocations.

Fact Sheet


Mortality in the Northern Territory, 1967-2012

2016: An update of long-term trends and key indicators of mortality in the Northern Territory (NT) between 1967 and 2012. The information has been collated from multiple sources including population estimates produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) and death data collated by the ABS and, more recently, by the Australian Coordinating Registry (ACR).

Fact Sheet



Alcohol use in the Northern Territory, 2010 - 2013

2015: Alcohol consumption is a major risk factor for health and at harmful levels is directly linked with liver disease, pancreatitis, diabetes, epilepsy and specific cancers. Alcohol is also associated with increased risk of injury through motor vehicle crashes and violence

Fact Sheet
Cancer in the Northern Territory 1991 - 2020
This factsheet describes cancer statistics for diagnoses in Northern Territory (NT) residents between 1991–2020

Fact Sheet