Data Source: Victorian Health Information Surveillance System (VHISS)
Description: The Burden of Disease study uses methods developed originally for the Global Burden of Disease study refined and adapted to the Victorian context. It provides a comprehensive assessment of the amount of ill health in Victoria, Australia, measured in disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) arising from most diseases and injuries. Covers a range of measures by LGA and gender.
Topic: Burden of disease, Life expectaency, Disability Adjusted Life Years (DALY)
Coverage: LGA, Region, Victoria
Last updated: 2001
Next update due:

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