Community Profile Series

The Community Profile series have been produced to provide local level information on the health, learning, safety, development and wellbeing of Victorian children and young people. These resources are published to equip communities with the information required to identify the needs of children and families within their local area, and to support policy makers and program planners in prioritising where action is needed to improve outcomes for children and young people.

The community profiles series include:

  • Adolescent Community Profiles - These profiles provide local area information on 58 indicators of adolescent health, development, learning, safety and wellbeing for young people aged 10-17 years. Compiled for the 79 local government areas within Victoria and for the 9 Departmental regions
  • Early Childhood Community Profiles - These profiles provide local area information on 41 indicators of child health, development, learning, safety and wellbeing for children 0-8 years. Compiled for the 79 local government areas within Victoria and for the 9 Departmental regions
  • Aboriginal Early Childhood Community Profiles - Provides local area information on 12 indicators of child health, development, learning, safety and wellbeing for Aboriginal children 0-8 years. Compiled for 30 local government areas within Victorian with large population of Aboriginal children aged 0-8 years and for the 9 Departmental regions