About this publication
This publication contains details about the 2017-18 National Health Survey (NHS). It includes information about survey objectives, the development process, content of the survey, and the concepts, methods and procedures used in the collection of data and derivation of estimates. Also included is information about the products and services available from the 2017-18 NHS and other ABS health-related surveys. Classifications and other relevant material are provided as Appendices.
The purpose of the Users' Guide is to provide information about the survey which will assist users of the data to better understand the nature of the survey and its ability to meet their data needs.
For further information about these and related statistics, contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070.