Current practice in population health surveillance holds that registries and the population health survey are the gold standards for population health surveillance.
While core data is routinely collected each year and reported, additional data is also collected as required. This additional data is reported in various special topic reports, and these can be accessed from this page.
Victorian Population Health Survey
The Victorian Population Health Survey collects relevant and timely health information.
Inequalities in the social determinants of health and what it means for the health of Victorians
Health is determined by a complex interaction between genetic inheritance, health behaviours, access to quality healthcare and the social determinants of health.
Racism in Victoria and what it means for the health of Victorians
This report describes the prevalence of experiences of racism and its impact on mental and physical health.
Reviewed 22 November 2023