Vital Signs

Vital Signs consultation 2014

Consultation on the future of national cultural indicators

February-March 2014

The Meeting of Cultural Ministers Statistics Working Group (SWG) undertook national consultation on the need to review the Vital Signs Cultural Indicator Framework from 10 February to 17 March 2014.

Consultation included an online survey, focus groups in states and territories, social media – blogs, Facebook and twitter, and other traditional media. The consultation received 528 responses from individuals and organisations in the sector and an executive summary of the consultation will be published here shortly.

SWG now plans to undertake a more substantial review of Vital Signs and will release more details shortly.

If you would like to register your interest in the upcoming review process please add your contact details here. 

For further information please contact the Manager Planning and Research:

Vital Signs fact sheet

Vital Signs consultation 2014
(Fact sheet)
(PDF, 260kb)

Vital Signs - Cultural indicators for Australia - Presentation

Vital Signs - Draft cultural indicators for Australia (Presentation)

PowerPoint (PDF, 1Mb)


Vital Signs - Cultural indicators for Australia

Vital Signs - Cultural indicators for Australia

Full report (PDF, 2Mb)

Full report (Word, 5Mb)