The MyHealthyCommunities website is closing on 30 June 2019

Don’t worry – you can still find the latest information about your local area on the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare’s (AIHW)External link, opens in a new window.[https://aihw.gov.au] website, along with many more reports and data on a range of health and welfare topics.

Visit the Healthy community indicatorsExternal link, opens in a new window.[https://www.aihw.gov.au/reports-data/indicators/healthy-community-indicators] page to use the new interactive tool to explore health topics including health risk factors, cancer, expenditure, and different population groups in your Primary Health Network (PHN) area.

In some cases, the way you find information has changed. If you need help finding anything, please contactExternal link, opens in a new window.[https://www.aihw.gov.au/contact-us] the AIHW.

Once the MyHealthyCommunities website closes, you will be able to access an archived version through TroveExternal link, opens in a new window.[https://trove.nla.gov.au/], the National Library of Australia’sExternal link, opens in a new window.[https://www.nla.gov.au/] web archive. Please note the interactive content will not work in the archived version.

Healthy Communities: Overweight and obesity rates across Australia, 2014–15 - Report - References

Healthy Communities: Overweight and obesity rates across Australia, 2014–15

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References

  1. NHMRC (National Health and Medical Research Council) 2013. Clinical practice guidelines for the management of overweight and obesity in adults, adolescents and children in Australia. Melbourne: NHMRC.
  2. OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) 2015. Health at a Glance 2015: OECD Indicators. Paris: OECD. Viewed 16 August 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/health_glance-2015-enExternal link, opens in a new window.
  3. ABS (Australian Bureau of Statistics) 2015. National Health Survey: First results, 2014–2015. ABS cat. no. 4364.0.55.001. Canberra: ABS. Viewed 20 September 2016, http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/mf/4364.0.55.001External link, opens in a new window.
  4. ABS 2009. National Health Survey: Summary of results, 2007–2008 (Reissue). ABS cat no. 4364.0. Canberra: ABS. Viewed 20 September 2016, http://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/mf/4364.0External link, opens in a new window.
  5. ABS 2013. Australian Health Survey: Updated results, 2011–2012. ABS cat. no. 4364.0.55.003.Canberra: ABS. Viewed 18 September 2016, http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/mf/4364.0.55.003External link, opens in a new window.
  6. COAG (Council of Australian Governments) 2016. Council of Australian Governments: Report on performance 2016. Canberra: COAG.
  7. WHO (World Health Organization) 2000. Obesity: Preventing and managing the global epidemic. WHO Technical Report Series 894. Geneva: WHO.

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