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
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||PI 27a-Proportion of Indigenous 20-64 year olds with or working towards a post-school qualification in Certificate III, 2011|
|Registration status:||Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012|
|Description:||Proportion of people aged 20–64 years with, or working towards, post-school qualifications in Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Certificate III or above, or 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, Archived 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, Endorsed 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.|
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Required disaggregation: National and state/territory by Indigenous status.
Available disaggregation: National and state/territory by Indigenous status, by:
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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.
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).|
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Source and reference attributes
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Supersedes National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P27a-Proportion of Indigenous 20-64 year olds with or working towards a post-school qualification in AQF Certificate III, IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma (Census data), 2010 Community Services (retired), Superseded 04/04/2011
Has been superseded by National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 27a-Proportion of Indigenous 20-64 year olds with or working towards a post-school qualification in Certificate level III or above, (Census data) 2012 Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013
See also 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 Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012