Category: Data

JOINT STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF LGBTI INCLUSION IN THE 2021 CENSUS

JOINT STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF THE INCLUSION OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY AND INTERSEX STATUS IN THE 2021 CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has recently identified sexual orientation, gender identity and intersex status for further testing and potential inclusion in the 2021 Census of Population and Housing (the Census)…. Continue reading JOINT STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF LGBTI INCLUSION IN THE 2021 CENSUS »

Member Survey: LGBTI-inclusive data in the 2021 Australian Census of Population and Housing

We invite you to participate in this brief survey on LGBTI-inclusive data in the 2021 Census. Survey closes: Wednesday 13 June 2018 –> Click here to complete the survey This survey will: Support the National LGBTI Health Alliance to represent the concerns of LGBTI people in an upcoming submission to the ABS in their review… Continue reading Member Survey: LGBTI-inclusive data in the 2021 Australian Census of Population and Housing »

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LGBTIQ Strategy Survey

Please note that this survey has now closed. Please visit www.lgbtihealth.org.au/disabilitystrategy for further information.

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White Paper: ‘Making the Count: Addressing data integrity gaps in Australian standards for collecting sex and gender information’

  Dr. Gávi Ansara, Manager of Research & Policy, National LGBTI Health Alliance ©2016 National LGBTI Health Alliance Click here to download a PDF of this white paper   Contents: Introduction: Summary Background Recent events What is data integrity? Why is data integrity important? Data integrity gaps in Australia data collection standards What are the… Continue reading White Paper: ‘Making the Count: Addressing data integrity gaps in Australian standards for collecting sex and gender information’ »

QLife: the emerging data story of LGBTI people and populations in Australia.

Data emerging from the QLife project is providing an unprecedented wealth of critical information about the health and wellbeing of LGBTI people and populations in Australia. We are beginning to notice thematic trends, demographics, and population needs. Some of this material raises questions about the common stories told about ‘LGBTI’ people: where do they live?… Continue reading QLife: the emerging data story of LGBTI people and populations in Australia. »

Media Release: LGBTI Health Alliance cautions that new Sex and Gender Standard remains problematic

‘The lack of inclusivity in general population data collection reduces data integrity.’ Download as a PDF On Tuesday, February 2nd, the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released the 2016 Standard for Sex and Gender Variables. The 2016 Standard replaces the 1999 Sex standard. The Standard sets national classification categories used by government and government-funded projects… Continue reading Media Release: LGBTI Health Alliance cautions that new Sex and Gender Standard remains problematic »