2018 AEDC Results
The 2018 AEDC data show a significant decrease in the level of vulnerability on one or more domain(s) from 22 per cent (in 2012 and 2015) to 21.7 per cent.
Significant gains have been made in children’s communication skills and general knowledge with 8.2 per cent of children developmentally vulnerable on this domain. This is a decrease from 8.5 per cent in 2015 and 9.0 per cent in 2012.
The level of developmental vulnerability in the physical health and wellbeing domain has decreased from 9.7 per cent in 2015 to 9.6 per cent in 2018, however this still remains higher than 9.3 per cent in 2012.
For further information can be found on the AEDC website