External Linked Datasets

The Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health (ALSWH) has access to State-Based Cancer Registry, Perinatal and Admitted Patients datasets for NSW, QLD, WA, SA, ACT and VIC and National MBS, PBS and Aged Care datasets for ALSWH participants. Data may be made available to collaborating researchers where there is a formal request to make use of the material. See Access to Data for further information.

ALSWH Complete List of Linked Data Sets
Earliest and Latest Records

Data Type

State

Earliest Record

Latest Record

Admitted Patients/ Hospital

 

NSW

FEB 2000 

SEPT 2013

QLD

Mar 2002

Dec 2011

WA

Jan 1970

Dec 2015

ACT

July 2004

June 2013

SA

Jan 2002

Dec 2010

Perinatal / midwives

 

NSW

JAN 1994

DEC 2011

QLD

July 2002

Dec 2012

WA

July 1989

Dec 2014

ACT

May 1997

Dec 2008

Cancer Registry

 

NSW

1994

2009

QLD

Jan 1982

Dec 2009

WA

1971

June 2016

ACT

Aug 1996

Jun 2003

S A

Mar 2001

Oct 2012

Victoria

1957

June 2012

Emergency Department

WA

Jan 2002

Dec 2015

 

 

 

 

Aged Care

Commonwealth

 

Jan 2014

MBS

Commonwealth

1996

Dec 2015

PBS

Commonwealth

July 2002

Dec 2015

National Death Index

Commonwealth

1996

Oct 2015

Cause of Death

Commonwealth

1996

Oct 2014

 

State-based Linked Data (in progress)

 

Commonwealth Linked Data

 

Access to Data

 

Requirements for publishing linked data