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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), 2011

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Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termPI 26a-Proportion of Indigenous 18-24 year olds engaged in full-time employment, education or training at or above Certificate III (Census Data), 2011
METeOR identifier:Help on this term425809
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Archived 01/07/2012
Description:Help on this term

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:Help on this termEngagement 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:Help on this termNational Indigenous Reform Agreement (2011) Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012
Outcome area:Help on this termThe Indigenous workforce age population has the depth and breadth of skills and capabilities required for the 21st century labour market Indigenous, Endorsed 21/07/2010

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:Help on this term18 years
Population group age to:Help on this term24 years
Computation description:Help on this term

Crude rates are calculated, including confidence intervals and relative standard errors.

Presentation: per 100 persons (percentage).

Definitions:

'Fully engaged’ is defined as:

  • Participation in full time employment
  • Participation in full time education or training at or above AQF Certificate III, or
  • Participation in both employment and education/training at or above AQF Certificate III.
Computation:Help on this term100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator).
Numerator:Help on this termPeople aged 18–24 years who are fully engaged in employment and/or education and training.
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
Data Element / Data SetPerson—student/employment training indicator, code N
Data Source
ABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing
Guide for use
Data source type: Census
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
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Level of current study
Data Source
ABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing
Guide for use
Data source type: Census
Denominator:Help on this termTotal population of people aged 18–24 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
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
Disaggregation:Help on this term

National and state/territory by engagement in work/education status, 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
Data Element / Data SetPerson—student/employment training indicator, 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 is:
-Main data collection: 2006 Census.
-Supplementary data collection:  2008 NATSISS (Indigenous) and 2008 SEW (non-Indigenous).

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.

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].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 term

Specification: Interim.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

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 Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011

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 Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013

See also National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 26b-Proportion of Indigenous 18-24 year olds engaged in full-time employment, education or training at or above Certificate III (Survey Data), 2011 Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012

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