Appendix: Abbreviations

 

ABS

Australian Bureau of Statistics

ACIR

Australian Childhood Immunisation Register

ADVO

Apprehended Domestic Violence Order

AEDI

Australian Early Development Index

AIFS

Australian Institute of Family Studies

AIHW

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

ARACY

Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth

ARR

Apparent retention rates

ASGC

Australian Standard Geographical Classification

BAL

Blood Alcohol Level

BMI

Body mass index

BOCSAR

NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research

BOS

Board of Studies

CCYP

Commission for Children and Young People

CDRT

NSW Child Death Review Team

CI

Confidence interval

COAG

Council of Australian Governments

COPS

NSW Police Force Computerised Operational Policing System

CURF

Confidentialised unit record files

DEEWR

Department of Employment, Education and Workplace Relations

DEC

Department of Education and Communities

DIAC

Department of Immigration and Citizenship

DFACS

Department of Families and Community Services

dmft

Decayed, missing and filled deciduous (baby) teeth

DMFT

Decayed, missing and filled permanent teeth

FaHCSIA

Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

HILDA

Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia Survey

HOIST

Health Outcomes Information Statistical Toolkit

ICD-10-AM

International classification of diseases 10th revision Australian modification

IRR

Incident rate ratio

JJ NMDS

Juvenile Justice National Minimum Data Set

KiDS

Key Information and Directory System (Department of Families and Community Services)

LGA

Local Government Area

LSAC

Longitudinal Study of Australian Children

LSAY

Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth

MCEECDYA

Ministerial Council for Education, Early Childhood Development and Youth Affairs

MDC

NSW Midwives Data Collection

MSAG

ABS Mortality Statistics Advisory Group

NAPLAN

National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy

NCCH

National Centre for the Classification of Health

NCHS

National Centre for Health Statistics

NHMRC

National Health and Medical Research Council

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

POI

Person of interest

SAAP

Supported Accommodation Assistance Program

SD

Statistical Division

SDAC

Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers

SDQ

Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire

SES

Socioeconomic status

SEIFA

Socio Economic Indexes for Areas

SLA

Statistical Local Area

SSD

Statistical Subdivision

STI

Sexually transmitted infection

SPRC

Social Policy Research Centre

TFR

Total fertility rate

TIMMS

Trends in Mathematics and Science Study

UNCRC

United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child

WHO

World Health Organization

YPICHS

Young People in Custody Health Survey