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National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 23a-Labour force participation rate (Census Data), 2011

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termPI 23a-Labour force participation rate (Census Data), 2011
METeOR identifier:Help on this term425801
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Archived 01/07/2012
Description:Help on this termProportion of the working aged population who are in the labour force.
Rationale:Help on this termKey measure of the target to halve the gap in Indigenous employment outcomes between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians within a decade.
Indicator set:Help on this termNational Indigenous Reform Agreement (2011) Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012
Outcome area:Help on this termIndigenous 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:Help on this term15 years
Population group age to:Help on this term64 years
Computation description:Help on this term

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:Help on this term100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator).
Numerator:Help on this termNumber of people aged 15–64 years in the labour force.
Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—labour force status, code N
Data Source
ABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing
Guide for use

Data source type: Census

Supplementary numerator data source
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing
Guide for use

Data source type: Census

Supplementary numerator data source
Denominator:Help on this termTotal number of people aged 15–64 years.
Denominator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—estimated resident population of Australia, total people N[N(7)]
Data Source
ABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing
Guide for use

Data source type: Census

Supplementary denominator data source
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing
Guide for use

Data source type: Census

Supplementary denominator data source
Disaggregation:Help on this term

National and state/territory by Indigenous status.

Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—area of usual residence, geographical location code (ASGC 2006) NNNNN
Data Source
ABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing
Guide for use
Data source type: Census
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
ABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing
Guide for use
Data source type: Census
Comments:Help on this term

Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report:  
-Main data collection: 2008 NATSISS (Indigenous) and 2008 SEW (non-Indigenous).
-Supplementary data collection: 2006 Census.

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.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson
Format:Help on this termNN.N

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Help on this termSocioeconomic Factors

Data source attributes

Data sources:Help on this term
Data SourceABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing
Frequency
Every 5 years
Data custodian

Australian Bureau of Statistics


Accountability attributes

Organisation responsible for providing data:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).
Further data development / collection required:Help on this termSpecification: Long-term.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P23a-Labour force participation rate (Census Data), 2010 Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011

Has been superseded by National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 23a-Labour force participation rate (Census Data), 2012 Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013

See also National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 23b-Labour force participation rate (Survey Data), 2011 Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012

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