Asthma in Australia 2005 

Figure 1.1
Prevalence of National Health Priority Area diseases, all ages, Australia, 2001

Note: Based on self-reports of respondents. Injuries are those reported the last four weeks. All other conditions are those reported as long-term conditions.

Source: ABS National Health Survey 2001.

Data table

Disease/condition
Prevalence (per cent)
Arthritis
13.62
Diseases of circulatory system
13.6
Injuries
11.9
Asthma
11.62
Mental and behavioural problems
9.58
Diabetes
2.93
Cancer
1.65

© Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2005