Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||PI 26a-Proportion of Indigenous 18-24 year olds engaged in full-time employment, education or training at or above Certificate III (Census Data), 2011|
The proportion of the 18–24 year old population that are fully engaged in employment, education and/or training at or above Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Certificate III, by Indigenous status.
|Rationale:||Engagement in full-time employment, education or training provides young people with opportunities to acquire work-related skills. Engagement in study or training enables students to can gain the qualifications, skills, knowledge and attributes they need for successful transition to work.|
|Indicator set:||National Indigenous Reform Agreement (2011)|
Indigenous, Superseded 01/07/2012
|Outcome area:||The Indigenous workforce age population has the depth and breadth of skills and capabilities required for the 21st century labour market|
Indigenous, Standard 21/07/2010
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||18 years|
|Population group age to:||24 years|
Crude rates are calculated, including confidence intervals and relative standard errors.
Presentation: per 100 persons (percentage).
'Fully engaged’ is defined as:
|Computation:||100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator).|
|Numerator:||People aged 18–24 years who are fully engaged in employment and/or education and training.|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Total population of people aged 18–24 years.|
|Denominator data elements:|
National and state/territory by engagement in work/education status, by Indigenous status.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report is:
Current available data does not provide information on the level of qualification for those working towards qualification but only for those who have completed their education/training. Therefore, the data on education/training includes persons aged 18-24 engaged in education/training at any qualification level.
Baseline year for this indicator is 2008; target year is 2018.
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Socioeconomic Factors|
Data source attributes
Every 5 years
Australian Bureau of Statistics
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).|
|Further data development / collection required:|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P26a-Proportion of Indigenous 18-24 year olds engaged in full-time employment, education or training at or above Certificate III (Census Data), 2010
Has been superseded by National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 26a-Proportion of Indigenous 18-24 year olds engaged in full-time employment, education or training at or above Certificate III (Census Data), 2012