4327.0 - National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing: Users' Guide, 2007  
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The following symbols and abbreviations are used in this publication:

ABS Australian Bureau of Statistics
ANZSCO Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations
ANZSIC Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification
AQoL Assessment of Quality of Life
ASCED Australian Standard Classification of Education
ASCL Australian Standard Classification of Languages
ASGC Australian Standard Geographical Classification
BMI body mass index
CAI computer assisted interviewing
CD collection district
CIDI Composite International Diagnostic Interview
COAG Council of Australian Governments
CURF confidentialised unit record file
DoHA Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
DSM-IV Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition
DVA Australian Government Department of Veterans Affairs
GAD Generalised Anxiety Disorder
GP General Medical Practitioner
ICD-10 International Classification of Diseases 10th Revision
kg kilogram
K10 Kessler Psychological Distress Scale
m metre
MMSE Mini-Mental State Examination
MPS Monthly Population Survey
NHPA National Health Priority Area
NRFUS non-response follow-up study
OCD obsessive-compulsive disorder
PTSD post-traumatic stress disorder
RSE relative standard error
SACC Standard Australian Classification of Countries
SE standard error
SEIFA Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas
SMHWB National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
UNSW University of New South Wales
WHO World Health Organization
WHODAS World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule
WMH World Mental Health
WMH–CIDI 3.0 World Mental Health Survey Initiative version of the World Health Organization's Composite International Diagnostic Interview, Version 3.0.