aussie kides health

how healthy are aussie kides

If you took 100 average aussie kids….

boys 51%

girls 49%

indigenous 5%

live in couple families 84%

were born over seas 8%

health & disability

Injury is a leading cause of death of children

7% of children had some level of disability

the most common injury hospitalisation were

45% falls

10% land transport accidents

1 in 5 were over weight or obese


most children achevie ABOVE the national miniun standard for reading and numarecy

80% of children age 0-2 were read to or told stories at least once a week

  • by ben porra