In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000


Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call

131126

Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700

healthdirect

24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500


Figures

Figure NoFigure Description
Figure 41:

Proportion (%) of estimated ACT resident population, by age group, June 2016

Figure 2:

Proportion (%) of the estimated resident population who were aged 0-24 years in each  Australian state and territory, as of June 2016

Figure 3:

2016 Census of population by age, by person in  the ACT

Figure 4:

Country of birth, number and proportion (%) of population, 0-24 year old's in the ACT

Figure 5:

Percentage change of 0-24 year old's in each ACT  district, 2014-16

Figure 6:

Proportion (%) of ACT resident women who smoked during pregnancy, 2004-15

Figure 7:

Proportion (%) of ACT resident women who smoked during pregnancy by age, 2004-15

Figure 8:

Teenage fertility rate for females aged  15-19 years, ACT and Australia, 2004-16

Figure 9:

Proportion (%) of live born babies with low  birthweight by ACT resident women, 2004-15

Figure 10:

Infant mortality rate, ACT and Australia, 2006-16

Figure 11:

Proportion (%) of ACT children aged 2-15 years  who eat at least two serves of fruit and five serves  of vegetables per day, 2007-16

Figure 12:

Proportion (%) of ACT young people aged  18-24 years who eat at least two serves of fruit  and five serves of vegetables per day, 2007-08, 2011-2012 and 2014-15

Figure 13:

Proportion (%) of ACT children aged 60-63 months  fully immunised, ACT and Australia, 2010-17

Figure 14:

Proportion (%) of ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children aged 60-63 months fully immunised, 2010-17

Figure 15:

Proportion (%) of ACT secondary students  (12-17 years) meeting National Physical Activity Guidelines (at least one hour of physical activity
each day), 2005-14

Figure 16:

Proportion (%) of ACT children aged 5-15 years  who usually walk or cycle to school, 2007-16

Figure 17:

Road transport casualties - death rate directly  attributed to road transport (traffic) incidents for  ACT children and young people aged 0-25 years, 2007-14

Figure 18:

Number of notifiable diseases for ACT residents  aged 0-25 years, 2013-17

Figure 19:

Proportion (%) of children developmentally  vulnerable on one or more and two or more  domains of the AEDC, ACT and Australia, 2009,
2012 and 2015

Figure 20:

Proportion (%) of children developmentally  vulnerable on one or more domain(s) of the  AEDC, ACT regions, 2015

Figure 21:

Apparent retention rates (%) of all ACT students  and ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander  students, 2011-17

Figure 22:

Apparent retention rates (%) of ACT and Australia Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students,  2011-17

Figure 23:

Apparent retention rates (%) of ACT and Australia students by gender, 2011-17

Figure 24:

Unemployment rate (%) for ACT young people  aged 15-24 years and not attending full-time  education (12-month moving average) and for  people aged 15 years and above (trend), 2013-18

Figure 25:

Underemployment rate (%) for ACT young people  aged 15-24 years (12-month moving average) and  for people aged 15 years and above (12- month  moving average), 2015-18

Figure 26:

Proportion (%) of overweight or obese children  aged 5-17 years, ACT and Australia, 2007-08,  2011-12 and 2014-15

Figure 27:

Proportion (%) of overweight or obese young  people aged 18-24 years, ACT and Australia,  2007-08, 2011-12 and 2014-15

Figure 28:

Proportion (%) of ACT secondary students reporting a sunburn at least once in the previous summer, by sex, 1999-2017

Figure 29:

Proportion (%) of ACT secondary students reporting a sunburn at least once in the previous summer, by age, 1999-2017

Figure 30:

Tobacco use, ACT secondary students (%),  1996-2017

Figure 31:

Alcohol consumption, ACT secondary students (%), 1996-2017

Figure 32:

Number of ACT young people under community-based supervision by Aboriginal and Torres Strait  Islander status, 2008-17

Figure 33:

Number of ACT young people under community-based supervision by gender, 2012-17

Figure 34:

Number of ACT young people in detention by  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status, 2007-17

Figure 35:

Number of ACT young people in detention by  gender, 2012-17

Figure 36:

Median weekly equivalised disposable household income, ACT and Australia, 2002-03 to 2015-16

Figure 37:

Proportion (%) of child protection re-substantiations, 2009-10 to 2016-17

Figure 38:

Number of ACT families accessing Child and Family Centres services, 2008-18

Figure 39:

Overall customer satisfaction (%) with children's play equipment being well maintained in the ACT, 2010-18

Figure 40:

Overall customer satisfaction (%) with management of town and district parks  in the ACT, 2010-18

Figure 41:

Proportion (%) of ACT young people aged  12-15 years involved in activities, 2016

Figure 42:

Proportion (%) of ACT young people aged  16-17 years involved in activities, 2016

Figure 43:

Proportion (%) of ACT young people aged  18-21 years involved in activities, 2016

Figure 44:

Proportion (%) of ACT young people aged  22-25 years involved in activities, 2016