National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 22a-Unemployment rate (Census Data), 2011
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||PI 22a-Unemployment rate (Census Data), 2011|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 31/10/2011|
Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012
|Description:||Proportion of the labour force who are unemployed aged 15 to 64 years|
|Rationale:||Widely used measure of potentially underutilised labour resources in the economy. People who are unemployed for long periods may experience greater financial hardship and may have more difficulties in finding employment because of the loss of relevant skills and employers’ perceptions of their employability.|
|Indicator set:||National Indigenous Reform Agreement (2011) Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012|
|Outcome area:||Indigenous people of working age participate effectively in all sectors and at all levels of the labour market Indigenous, Endorsed 21/07/2010|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||15 years|
|Population group age to:||64 years|
Crude rates are calculated, including relative standard errors and confidence intervals.
Rate ratios and rate differences are calculated for Indigenous:non-Indigenous.
Presentation: per 100 persons (percentage).
|Computation:||100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator).|
|Numerator:||Number of people unemployed aged 15 to 64 years|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Total number of people in the labour force aged 15 to 64 years|
|Denominator data elements:|
National and state/territory by Indigenous status.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report:
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
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).|
|Further data development / collection required:||Specification: Long-term.|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P22a-Unemployment rate (Census Data), 2010 Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011
Has been superseded by National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 22a-Unemployment rate (Census Data), 2012 Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013
See also National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 22b-Unemployment rate (Survey Data), 2011 Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012