Asthma in Australia 2008 

Figure 5.11
PIP Asthma Cycle of Care claims per 100,000 population, by remoteness, 2007

Notes: Claims are for asthma review visit classified codes 2546, 2547, 2552, 2553, 2558, 2559, 2664, 2666, 2668, 2673, 2675 and 2677. Age-standardised to the Australian population as at June 2001. PIP = Practice Incentives Program.

Sources: Derived from Department of Health and Ageing Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) statistics; Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Data table

 
Claims (per100, 000 population
(95% CI)
Major Cities
91.4
(89.8–93.0)
Inner Regional
141.3
(137.7–145.0)
Outer Regional
102.8
(98.3–107.3)
Remote
84.0
(74.3–94.4)
Very Remote
35.0
(25.9–46.0)

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