1351.0.55.062 - Research Paper: Psychosocial risk factors as they relate to coroner-referred deaths in Australia, 2017  
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The ABS has undertaken a pilot study to enhance the national Causes of Death dataset by capturing information on psychosocial risk factors for deaths referred to a coroner in the 2017 reference period. Psychosocial risk factors were identified in coronial reports including police, pathology and coronial findings and codes from the International Classification of Diseases 10th (ICD-10) revision assigned.

This information paper provides information on how this project was conceptualised and how data was coded and analysed. Initial results are presented with an aiming at assessing the quality of outputs and the fitness for purpose of the dataset into the future.

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