Table 1

Individual interview respondent characteristics by organisation type, position type, jurisdiction and gender

Interview respondents
Interviews total35
Organisation types
Indigenous community-controlled or government-managed health centre2
Government health department2
University/research institution26
Indigenous community-controlled sector support organisations5
Position types*
Nurse, doctor, specialist1
Researcher/academic24
Middle/senior management, board member5
Policy officer4
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander practitioner1
No of respondents identified as Indigenous
Indigenous8
Non-Indigenous27
Jurisdictions where respondents were based†
New South Wales12
South Australia1
Queensland15
Western Australia2
Northern Territory4
Victoria1
Gender
Female27
Male8
  • *We reported on primary position, but many respondents held dual roles, for example, clinician and researcher.

  • †As respondents could have a national role or work across a number of jurisdictions, we reported where their primary organisation was physically based.