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Mental health of Indigenous Australians: a review of findings from community surveys

Med J Aust 2012; 196 (2): 118-121. || doi: 10.5694/mja11.10041
  • Anthony F Jorm1
  • Sarah J Bourchier1
  • Stefan Cvetkovski1
  • Gavin Stewart2

  • 1 Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 2 Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Office, New South Wales Health Department, Sydney, NSW.

Correspondence: ajorm@unimelb.edu.au

Acknowledgements: 

This work was supported by funding from a National Health and Medical Research Council Fellowship and the Colonial Foundation. We used unit record data from the HILDA Survey. The HILDA Survey was initiated and is funded by the Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) and is managed by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research. The findings and views reported in this article are those of the authors and should not be attributed to either FaHCSIA or the Institute.

Competing interests:

No relevant disclosures.

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