National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 27b-Proportion of Indigenous 20-64 year olds with or working towards a post-school qualification in Certificate III or above (Survey data), 2011
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||PI 27b-Proportion of Indigenous 20-64 year olds with or working towards a post-school qualification in Certificate III or above (Survey data), 2011|
|Description:||Proportion of people aged 20–64 years with post school qualifications in Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Certificate III or above, or are currently studying, by Indigenous status.|
|Rationale:||Post secondary education leads to better employment prospects and for Indigenous persons will help to achieve the target to halve the gap in employment outcomes within a decade.|
|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Indigenous, Superseded 01/07/2012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:||20 years|
|Population group age to:||64 years|
Crude rates are calculated, including confidence intervals and relative standard errors.
Presentation: per 100 persons (percentage).
|Computation:||100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator).|
|Numerator:||People aged 20–64 years who have attained post school qualifications in AQF Certificate III or above, or are currently studying.|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Total population of people aged 20–64 years.|
|Denominator data elements:|
Required disaggregation: National and state/territory by Indigenous status.
Available disaggregation: National and state/territory by Indigenous status, by:
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report is:
At this stage, The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) advises that information is only available on qualification levels for those who have completed studies (not those who are currently studying). Therefore, ABS recommends restricting definition for baseline reporting accordingly.
The SEW does not include people living in very remote areas which may affect the comparability of results.
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 6 years.
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Australian Bureau of Statistics
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).|
|Further data development / collection required:||Specification: Interim.|
Source and reference attributes
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Supersedes National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P27b-Proportion of Indigenous 20-64 year olds with or working towards a post-school qualification in AQF Certificate III, IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma (Survey data), 2010
See also National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 27a-Proportion of Indigenous 20-64 year olds with or working towards a post-school qualification in Certificate III or above, (Census data) 2011
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