Asthma in Australia 2008 

Figure 5.12
PIP Asthma Cycle of Care claims per 100,000 population, by socioeconomic status, 2007

Notes: Claims are for asthma review visit classified codes 2546, 2547, 2552, 2553, 2558, 2559, 2664, 2666, 2668, 2673, 2675 & 2677. Age-standardised to the Australian population as at June 2001. SEIFA = Socio-economic Indexes for Areas; 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)
SEIFA 1 (most disadvantaged)
112.7
(108.8–116.7)
SEIFA 2
112.5
(109.4–115.6)
SEIFA 3
102.5
(99.4–105.6)
SEIFA 4
101.1
(98.2–104.0)
SEIFA 5 (least disadvantaged)
84.6
(81.9–87.4)

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