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GEN data: People leaving aged care

Type:
Various
Released:
June 2018
Author:
GEN
Source:
Summary

Confidentialised dataset which provides selected information about exits from residential care, home care and transition care in Australia between 2007–08 and 2016–17.

The data are provided in a zipped CSV file which includes the following variables:

  • Year
  • State/territory and Aged Care Planning Region
  • Care type (residential aged care, transition care or home care)
  • Admission type (for residential aged care: permanent or respite care)
  • Care level (for home care: 1–4)
  • Discharge reason
  • Length of stay (days and months)
  • Age group, sex, and Indigenous status
  • Preferred language and country of birth grouping.