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Chikritzhs, T., N., Pascal, R., Gray, D., Stearne, A., Saggers, S. and Jones, P. (2007). Trends in alcohol-attributable deaths among Indigenous Australians, 1998-2004. National Alcohol Indicators Project, Bulletin No.11. [R199] Download PDF

The eleventh NAIP Bulletin is the first of a series of bulletins focusing on indicators of alcohol consumption and related harms among Indigenous Australians. This bulletin documents trends in alcohol-attributable harms among Indigenous Australians between 1998-2004. An estimated 1145 Indigenous Australians died from alcohol-attributable injury and disease in that period, mostly due to suicide and alcoholic liver cirrhosis. Annual figures and rates are presented for all states and territories.

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