Our Prizes

AIHW Visualisation (Bounty Prize)

Best application/visualisation telling a story using AIHW’s data either by itself or in combination with other data.

Inspired by Research Hack (Major Prize)

This category encourages you to explore, mashup and reuse the rich sources of research data from our official dataset list. Pick your favorite topic of interest and delve into a fascinating world of facts figures. Mash up and reuse the research data to inspire new ideas, engage the community in findings or provide insights. Entries that inspire greater support for open research will hit a positive note with a judge or two. Or perhaps you will discover and share differences in open research data across institutions, states and even countries.

Our Mentors

James Thompson

Data Architect

Our Featured Datasets

Australian Cancer Incidence and Mortality

Extracted in machine readable form from the AIHW Australian Cancer Incidence and Mortality books

Australian hospital statistics 2012-13

Publication Australian hospital statistics 2012-13 can be found on the AIHW Website.

General Record of Incidence of Mortality (GRIM) books

Extracted in machine readable form from the AIHW General Record of Incidence of Mortality (GRIM) books.

Health expenditure in Australia

Health expenditure occurs where money is spent on health goods and services. It occurs at different levels of government, as well as by non-government entities such as private health insurers and individuals.

Intercountry Adoptions in Australia

Underpinning research conducted by AIHW, this dataset contains comprehensive information on intercountry adoptions in Australia, including the characteristics of adopted children and adoptive families. It also reports on the processing times for intercountry adoption.

Mortality Over Regions and Time (MORT) books

Extracted in machine readable form from the AIHW Mortality Over Regions and Time (MORT) books.

National Drugs Strategy Household Survey

The National Drug Strategy Household Survey (NDSHS) is a national survey providing cross sectional data on alcohol and other drug use in Australia. The survey also provides estimates of licit and illicit drug use. The survey also measures community attitudes to drug use, and awareness of and c...

Youth Justice Detention Data

Publication Youth detention population in Australia can be found on the AIHW Website.

Australian Cancer Incidence and Mortality

Extracted in machine readable form from the AIHW Australian Cancer Incidence and Mortality books


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