This snapshot of data from the Department of Health provides key figures about aged care in the 2018–19 financial year up to 30 June 2019 and is a companion to the 2018–19 Report on the Operation of the Aged Care Act 1997.
The fourth and final release (28/11/2019) completes the Aged Care Data Snapshot 2019, and provides home care data and updates to the expenditure data.
Previous releases have included:
- The first release (6/9/2019) provided population data and information on places, providers and services in selected programs (residential aged care, Home Care Packages, Restorative Care (Transition Care and Short-Term Restorative Care), and the flexible aged care programs).
- The second release (23/9/2019) provided information on Aged Care clients, assessment and approvals data, residential care, transition care and home support data, in addition to the content provided in the first release.
- The third release (11/10/2019) provided expenditure data, in addition to the content provided in the first and second release.