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Table 4 Comparison with EHSDI Actual and Benchmark Funding Levels

From: Equitable resourcing of primary health care in remote communities in Australia’s Northern Territory: a pilot study

Population Predicted income per Capita Proposed Model (2013/14) EHSDI actual HSDA level funding (2009/10) - Inflation adjusted to 13/14 Difference EHSDI HSDA level benchmark (inflation adjusted to 2013/2014) Difference
2292 $2245.03 $2355.51 −4.92% $3505.67 −56.15%
1527 $2518.67 $2706.52 −7.46% $3283.81 −30.38%
2111 $2291.86 $3002.34 −31.00% $3311.40 −44.49%
2124 $2288.23 $2730.80 −19.34% $4017.83 −75.59%
688 $3518.44 $3559.76 −1.17% $4358.91 −23.89%
1171 $2767.91 $2752.88 0.54% $3578.52 −29.29%
926 $3050.77 $3440.54 −12.78% $4431.76 −45.27%
348 $5296.23 $3077.39 41.89% $3953.81 25.35%
235 $7026.04 $2928.38 58.32% $3905.24 44.42%
Average $3444.91 $2950.46 14.35% $3816.33 −10.78%