The following microdata product is available from the Patient Experience topic on the 2011-12 Multi-Purpose Household Survey:
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This product provides data on characteristics and experiences of both people that accessed health services, and those that did not. Information was given by people aged 15 years and over for a wide range of health services, including GPs, medical specialists and hospitals, as well as relevant standard demographic, labour force and other socio-economic details. A detailed list of data items is available on the Downloads tab.
This microdata enables users to tabulate, manipulate and analyse data. Steps to confidentialise the dataset are taken to ensure the integrity of data and maintain confidentiality of respondents. This includes removing any information that might uniquely identify an individual, reducing the level of detail for some items and collapsing some categories.