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Burden of Disease (BoD) - LGAs and regions 2001


The Burden of Disease study uses methods developed originally for the Global Burden of Disease study refined and adapted to the Victorian context. It provides a comprehensive assessment of the amount of ill health in Victoria, Australia, measured in disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) arising from most diseases and injuries.

This site provides access to burden of disease estimates for broad disease groups and 50 specific diseases. Burden of disease estimates can be generated for
  • Victoria
  • Regions
  • Local Government Areas

Search estimates, 2001

Accuracy, 2001

A list of diseases, which includes comments about the data and the accuracy of the estimates.


Last updated: 27 November 2018
This web site is managed and authorised by the System Intelligence & Analytics Branch, Strategy & Planning Division of the Victorian State Government, Department of Health and Human Services, Australia