National Disability Agreement: b(2)-Proportion of people with disability who participate in social and community activities, 2011
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||Proportion of people with disability who participate in social and community activities, 2011|
Social and community participation of people with disability
|Indicator set:||National Disability Agreement (2011)|
Community Services (retired), Superseded 05/03/2012
|Outcome area:||People with disability achieve economic participation and social inclusion|
Community Services (retired), Standard 23/07/2010
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||5 years|
|Population group age to:||64 years|
This indicator will be calculated using the definitions for social participation given in the glossary.
R/N x 100
Where R = numerator
N = denominator
R/N x 100
where R = number of persons aged 5–64 with disability who travel to activities and events in the last two weeks and N = total number of persons with disability aged 5–64 years.
Number of persons aged 5–64 years with disability who travelled to a social activity in the last two weeks.
|Numerator data elements:|
Total number of persons with disability aged 5–64 years
|Denominator data elements:|
- Disability status (has profound or severe disability, other disability or restrictive long term health condition, total with disability, has no disability, total)
All with disability 5-64 years by state/territory
- Sex (male, female, persons)
- Age group (5–14, 15–24, 25–34, 35–44,45–54, 55–64, total 5–64)
- Remoteness Area (Major Cities, Inner Regional, Outer regional/Remote, total)
- Country of birth (Australia, other English speaking countries, all English speaking countries, non-English speaking countries, total (including inadequately described))
- Proficiency in English
- Sex by age group (where possible)
Indigenous to be reported using different data source (NATSISS) rather than as disaggregation.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Data source attributes
Australian Bureau of Statistics
(b.2) SDAC for all data except Indigenous; NATSISS for Indigenous data.
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Bureau of Statistics with input from AIHW on social and community activities in scope.|
|Further data development / collection required:|
Frequency of data source is listed on the NDIMG workplan for discussion/consideration.
|Other issues caveats:|
Available disaggregation depends on sampling errors and other caveats.
Reporting issues are the same as listed in performance indicator a.
SDAC data are collected every six years.
2009 SDAC does not provide this data for the Indigenous population, therefore Indigenous data needs to be taken from a different source (e.g. NATSISS 2008).
The NATSISS uses the an abbreviated form of the Disability Module, which is less detailed than the SDAC.
Social and community activities as defined in the NATSISS are more culturally appropriate for Indigenous Australians than those in the SDAC.
Comparison data for the non-disabled population is only available for the first of these performance indicators, from the General Social Survey 2006.
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes National Disability Agreement: b(2)-Proportion of people with disability who participate in social and community activities, 2010
Has been superseded by National Disability Agreement: b(2)-Proportion of people with disability who participate in social and community activities, 2012
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