Australian Institute of Health & Welfare (AIHW)

Also known as
  • Statistics Health & Welfare
  • AIHW

1 Thynne Street Fern Hill Park, Bruce ACT 2617

GPO Box 570 Canberra ACT 2601
Business Summary
Authoritative Information & Statistics To Promote Better Health & Wellbeing
About Us
About Us

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) is a major national agency set up by the Australian Government under the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Act to provide reliable, regular and relevant information and statistics on Australia's health and welfare.

Our aim is to improve the health and wellbeing of Australians through better health and welfare information and statistics. We collect and report information on a wide range of topics and issues, ranging from health and welfare expenditure, hospitals, disease and injury, and mental health, to ageing, homelessness, disability and child protection.

Services We Offer


All AIHW publications are available as free PDF downloads. Most AIHW publications also have the option to be ordered as printed reports.

Please CLICK HERE for our publications