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Greater Dandenong City

Profile Performance

Provision of universal access to health services for children from birth to school age and their families including early detection, referral, monitoring and recording of child health and development

Infant enrolments in the MCH service

Percentage of infants enrolled in the MCH service

Greater Dandenong City (2019-2020)

101.39%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

101.04%

All Councils (2019-2020)

100.81%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Greater Dandenong City Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 102.20% 100.87% 99.85%
2017-2018 101.99% 101.15% 100.32%
2018-2019 101.80% 101.24% 100.73%
2019-2020 101.39% 101.04% 100.81%

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Cost of the MCH service

Cost to council of the MCH service per hour of service delivered

Greater Dandenong City (2019-2020)

$75.20

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

$78.08

All Councils (2019-2020)

$81.81

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Greater Dandenong City Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 $71.52 $76.17 $76.26
2017-2018 $72.48 $78.86 $79.43
2018-2019 $73.06 $80.08 $81.48
2019-2020 $75.20 $78.08 $81.81

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Participation in the MCH service

Percentage of children enrolled who participate in the MCH service

Greater Dandenong City (2019-2020)

73.15%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

77.60%

All Councils (2019-2020)

78.05%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Greater Dandenong City Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 79.15% 77.67% 78.00%
2017-2018 77.56% 78.52% 78.41%
2018-2019 75.11% 77.54% 77.87%
2019-2020 73.15% 77.60% 78.05%

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Participation in the MCH service by Aboriginal children

Percentage of Aboriginal children enrolled who participate in the MCH service

Greater Dandenong City (2019-2020)

72.65%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

82.72%

All Councils (2019-2020)

82.00%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Greater Dandenong City Similar Councils All Councils
2016-2017 77.03% 76.40% 72.93%
2017-2018 75.15% 78.80% 77.67%
2018-2019 70.25% 78.37% 77.81%
2019-2020 72.65% 82.72% 82.00%

Greater Dandenong City Council Says...

Participation in 4-week Key Age and Stage visit

Percentage of infants enrolled in the MCH service who participate in the 4-week Key Age and Stage visits. New indicator from July 2019.

Greater Dandenong City (2019-2020)

99.17%

Similar Councils (2019-2020)

95.74%

All Councils (2019-2020)

97.03%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Greater Dandenong City Similar Councils All Councils
2019-2020 99.17% 95.74% 97.03%

Greater Dandenong City Council Says...