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Table 1 Aboriginal status recording, by ACCESS network, age group, sex and area of residence, among 16–29 year olds

From: Chlamydia among Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people attending sexual health services, general practices and Aboriginal community controlled health services

    General practice clinics(a) Sexual health services(b) Aboriginal community controlled health services(c)
Patients Aboriginal Non-indigenous Not recorded Patients Aboriginal Non-indigenous Not recorded Patients Aboriginal Non-indigenous Not recorded
    n n (%) n (%) n (%) n n (%) n (%) n (%) n n (%) n (%) n (%)
Males Age group (years) 16-19 3,604 50 (1.4) 1,164 (32.3) 2,390 (66.3) 1379 148 (10.7) 1202 (87.2) 29 (2.1) 657 582 (88.6) 58 (8.8) 17 (2.6)
20-24 4,920 53 (1.1) 1,461 (29.7) 3,406 (69.2) 4716 128 (2.7) 4404 (93.4) 184 (3.9) 683 575 (84.2) 77 (11.3) 31 (4.5)
25-29 4,751 37 (0.8) 1,469 (30.9) 3,245 (68.2) 4484 58 (1.3) 4219 (94.1) 207 (4.6) 624 512 (82.1) 76 (12.2) 36 (5.8)
Area of residence Metro 7,850 113 (1.4) 2,261 (28.8) 5,475 (69.7) 6990 78 (1.1) 6612 (94.6) 300 (4.3) 403 332 (82.4) 63 (15.6) 8 (2.0)
Regional/ remote 5,324 27 (0.5) 1,813 (34.0) 3,485 (65.5) 2669 231 (8.6) 2377 (89.1) 61 (2.3) 1528 1318 (86.3) 136 (8.9) 74 (4.8)
Female Age group (years) 16-19 5,410 98 (1.8) 1,822 (33.7) 3,490 (64.5) 2233 266 (11.9) 1910 (85.5) 57 (2.6) 962 844 (87.7) 89 (9.3) 29 (3.0)
20-24 8,059 112 (1.4) 2,510 (31.1) 5,437 (67.5) 4380 140 (3.2) 4028 (92.0) 212 (4.8) 1,126 940 (83.5) 140 (12.4) 46 (4.1)
25-29 7,718 97 (1.3) 2,333 (30.2) 5,288 (68.5) 3499 102 (2.9) 3165 (90.5) 232 (6.6) 898 754 (84.0) 116 (12.9) 28 (3.1)
Area of residence Metro 12,051 228 (1.9) 3,337 (27.7) 8,486 (70.4) 6076 93 (1.5) 5633 (92.7) 350 (5.8) 571 492 (86.2) 74 (13.0) 5 (0.9)
   Regional/ remote 8,970 74 (0.8) 3,295 (36.7) 5,601 (62.4) 3141 363 (11.6) 2699 (85.9) 79 (2.5) 2380 2023 (85.0) 261 (11.0) 96 (4.0)
  1. (a)based on 25 clinics.
  2. (b)based on 22 clinics.
  3. (c)based on 6 clinics.