This report series measures progress on health outcomes, health system performance and determinants of health (such as employment, education and safety).
Beginning in 2006, HPF reports are released every two years. They cover analysis of data from 65 national data collections, over 600 research articles and the policy context and implications of the evidence.
The report is intended for policy makers, providers of health and other key services and interested members of the public.
The next report is scheduled to be released in mid 2020.
The current (2017) report was released on 30 May 2017.
Previous reports released:
The 2017 HPF report is supported by detailed analyses including dynamic data displays with interactive charts and online tables published by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). The AIHW produces state and territory reports as requested.