11.     Additional data

11.1     Analysis of average benefits paid per person by SA3 geographical area

Table 8: Average benefits paid per person by place of residence (SA3), NSW, 2015-16

New South Wales

Urgent after-hours ($)

After-hours ($)

All other non-referred services ($)

Top 10

 

 

 

Bankstown

11.91

38.84

325.99

Lake Macquarie - East

11.85

17.35

296.12

Canterbury

11.78

49.27

319.45

Newcastle

11.75

14.86

275.50

Coffs Harbour

11.72

7.09

339.67

Kogarah - Rockdale

11.49

26.46

287.73

Merrylands - Guildford

11.37

46.25

341.74

Liverpool

11.02

33.39

326.25

Penrith

10.77

32.32

321.80

Maitland

10.55

14.55

280.41

Bottom 10

 

 

 

Southern Highlands

1.51

10.24

317.80

Lower Murray

1.51

9.06

300.70

Goulburn - Yass

1.40

13.82

281.13

Orange

1.33

3.76

254.68

South Coast

1.20

3.78

293.57

Blue Mountains - South

0.99

3.27

299.80

Lithgow - Mudgee

0.97

6.52

265.02

Snowy Mountains

0.91

3.97

211.81

Dubbo

0.81

24.00

275.50

Bathurst

0.70

4.04

251.53

 

Table 9: Average benefits paid per person by place of residence (SA3), Vic, 2015-16

Victoria

Urgent after-hours ($)

After-hours ($)

All other non-referred services ($)

Top 10

 

 

 

Moreland - North

18.26

40.19

309.37

Melbourne City

16.89

22.00

203.87

Glen Eira

14.73

28.30

244.52

Maribyrnong

14.63

33.73

239.25

Brunswick - Coburg

14.33

27.11

261.49

Keilor

14.33

32.42

293.07

Hobsons Bay

14.30

35.88

261.12

Port Phillip

13.41

23.74

224.39

Darebin - North

13.29

40.34

288.01

Darebin - South

12.89

19.99

242.68

Bottom 10

 

 

 

Ballarat

3.56

22.57

248.10

Wodonga - Alpine

3.51

8.53

300.53

Campaspe

3.45

14.24

333.63

Glenelg - Southern Grampians

3.44

9.95

273.52

Barwon - West

3.25

13.60

273.46

Gippsland - East

2.47

5.82

233.57

Mildura

2.34

15.48

286.53

Latrobe Valley

2.30

9.99

306.07

Macedon Ranges

2.30

17.43

316.08

Baw Baw

1.88

15.32

335.98

 

Table 10: Average benefits paid per person by place of residence (SA3), QLD, 2015-16

Queensland

Urgent after-hours ($)

After-hours ($)

All other non-referred services ($)

Top 10

 

 

 

Ormeau - Oxenford

39.25

23.45

282.62

Nerang

34.18

31.36

274.03

Gold Coast - North

33.38

30.74

338.04

Southport

31.72

36.79

303.36

Broadbeach - Burleigh

27.66

24.24

312.01

Robina

26.23

23.20

282.15

Coolangatta

25.64

21.50

310.35

Toowoomba

24.88

12.95

267.53

Wynnum - Manly

24.74

16.11

241.56

Mudgeeraba - Tallebudgera

24.18

21.26

271.24

Bottom 10

 

 

 

Far North

4.32

7.96

173.88

Bowen Basin - North

4.20

5.01

176.18

Charters Towers - Ayr - Ingham

3.58

9.10

290.10

Ipswich Hinterland

3.50

16.64

326.00

Outback - South

3.43

6.33

235.91

Granite Belt

3.38

4.99

271.37

Caboolture Hinterland

3.33

11.40

279.84

Tablelands (East) - Kuranda

3.10

11.39

252.30

Port Douglas - Daintree

2.71

6.55

266.94

Beaudesert

2.48

14.44

356.70

 

Table 11: Average benefits paid per person by place of residence (SA3), SA, 2015-16

South Australia

Urgent after-hours ($)

After-hours ($)

All other non-referred services ($)

Top 10

 

 

 

Playford

46.26

41.28

320.56

Charles Sturt

33.26

29.30

263.83

Port Adelaide - West

31.83

32.10

269.93

Adelaide City

30.49

26.15

215.61

Salisbury

29.86

27.23

302.19

West Torrens

28.59

23.23

244.64

Port Adelaide - East

27.97

29.60

271.77

Marion

25.44

24.72

257.04

Campbelltown (SA)

24.13

20.28

268.30

Tea Tree Gully

24.13

19.34

262.11

Bottom 10

 

 

 

Gawler - Two Wells

11.39

25.44

293.99

Lower North

10.09

7.94

271.27

Murray and Mallee

8.30

11.66

263.95

Mid North

7.86

6.26

295.35

Eyre Peninsula and South West

7.09

8.94

276.24

Barossa

6.79

9.87

256.49

Outback - North and East

4.87

11.11

258.79

Fleurieu - Kangaroo Island

4.72

8.67

322.04

Adelaide Hills

3.72

10.31

246.81

Limestone Coast

3.68

5.23

241.29

Note: All non-referred services exclude urgent after-hours and after-hours services. Some locations have been excluded where there are fewer than 3 providers. Unpublished Medicare data, date of processing.