Published 16 January 2018
Over 5.4 million people have a My Health Record, with approx. 17,000 new records being created every week.
Over 15,963,778 prescription and dispense records have been uploaded.
Over 10,655 healthcare providers are connected, including GPs, hospitals, pharmacies, aged care residential services, allied health.
Over 4 million clinical documents uploaded.
Dashboard display of My Health Record statistics
This page contains My Health Record statistics to 14 January 2018
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5,476,996 individual registrations
- Of those registered, 54% are female and 46% are male.
- Approximately 22% of Australia's total population is registered.
The percentage of consumers registered for a My Health Record in a specific age bracket.
|Age range (years)||Percentage (%)|
|20 or less||36%|
|20 to 39||25%|
|40 to 64||25%|
|65 or higher||14%|
The percentage of those consumers currently registered for a My Health Record in relation to the total population of each State and Territory.
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|State||Percentage of state population (%)|
|Australian Capital Territory||26%|
|New South Wales||23%|
Healthcare provider registrations
10,655 Healthcare provider registrations
Total healthcare providers, broken down into common groups that are registered in the My Health Record system.
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|Public hospital organisations (there may be more than one facility within an organisation)||785|
|Private hospital organisations (there may be more than one facility within an organisation)||177|
|Aged care residential services||185|
|Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services||30|
|Other categories of health care providers including allied health||1,448|
|Organisations with a cancelled registration ||292|
My Health Record Usage
Clinical Document Uploads
Total number of clinical documents uploaded to the My Health Record system by healthcare providers.
|Shared health summary||1,380,911|
|Diagnostic Imaging Report||78,432|
Prescription and Dispense Uploads
Total number of prescription and dispense records uploaded to the My Health Record system by healthcare providers and pharmacists.
|Consumer Entered Health Summary||99,305|
|Consumer Entered Notes||41,629|
|Advance Care Directive Custodian Report||15,496|
|Advance Care Planning Document||1,571|
|Australian Immunisation Register||1,765,249|
|Australian Organ Donor Register||559,686|
|Medicare/DVA Benefits Report||364,482,963|
|Pharmaceutical Benefits Report||254,397,342|