On this page you will find local data as obtained from regional, state-wide and national research.
Gippsland Primary Health Network data sets
The Gippsland Primary Health Network has compiled an extensive data set for the Gippsland region.
On the GPHN website, you will find local government area snapshots for each of the 6 LGAs across Gippsland, as well as the 2016 Needs Assessment Qualitative Report.
Victorian Population Health Survey 2014 - Gippsland summary
- Fruit and vegetable consumption
- Overweight and obesity
- Alcohol consumption
- Psychological distress
Gippsland Health Online
This website offers a collection of statistics that have been collated to the Gippsland, local government area and town level by the Department of Health and Human Services of Victoria (DHHS). A helpful starting point to using this website is the ‘index’ page. Here you will find a list of all of the data sets that are available through Gippsland Health Online.
If you require raw data from any of the summaries, please contact the EGPCP to help arrange this.
State of East Gippsland’s Children and Youth Report - A Snapshop 2013
This collection of data was compiled by Good Beginnings Australia and contains information on the following topics: Childhood development, breastfeeding rates, feeling safe and secure at home, physical activity, healthy eating, oral health, emotional wellness, kindergarten and school attendance and learning, and community involvement.
Australian Early Development Census 2004-2012
East Gippsland Pilot Community Profile
This document contains trends on physical health and wellbeing, social competence, emotional maturity, and language, cognition and communication skills of children in their first year of primary school.
East Gippsland Shire Social Atlas
Demographic change across Australia is recorded by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) in the Census collections every five years, Population experts, .id analyse and convert these raw figures into stories of place to inform council staff, community groups, investors, business, students and the general public. The atlas presents a series of thematic maps that show how particular groups are distributed across East Gippsland Shire. There are over 90 individual maps, each representing a community of interest, such as young children, or the elderly.
Results for East Gippsland Shire include population density, age structure, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, income, qualifications, occupations, employment, unemployment, disability, disadvantage, volunteering, childcare, family structure, household structure, housing tenure, mortgage and rental payments, housing stress, and the size and type of the dwellings people live in.
Gendered Health Indicators
This data summary provides information about men and women in East Gippsland in relation to the following health indicators:
- Food insecurity (people who ran out of food) and fruit and vegetable intake
- Physical activity
- Mental health and social connectedness
- Smoking, alcohol and drug use
- Access to economic resources
- Prevention of men’s violence against women
- Sexual and reproductive health (STIs and teen pregnancy)
Data summaries are also available for other Gippsland LGAs via the Gippsland Women’s Health website - http://www.gwhealth.asn.au/pages/gendered-health-indicators.html
Gippsland LGAs: chlamydia, gonorrhoea and infectious syphilis notifications
This data summary was developed from an extract provided by the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services Communicable Diseases Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, in June 2016.
Other infectious disease data may be found via the link below.