National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 18a-Proportion of 20-24 year olds having attained at least a Year 12 or equivalent or AQF Certificate level II (Census Data), 2012
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||PI 18a-Proportion of 20-24 year olds having attained at least a Year 12 or equivalent or AQF Certificate level II (Census Data), 2012|
|Registration status:||Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013|
|Description:||Proportion of the 20-24 year old population having attained at least a Year 12 or equivalent or Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Certificate level II.|
|Indicator set:||National Indigenous Reform Agreement (2012) Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013|
|Outcome area:||Schooling promotes social inclusion and reduces the educational disadvantage of children, especially Indigenous children Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2016|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||20 years|
|Population group age to:||24 years|
|Computation description:||Presentation: Number and percentage.|
|Computation:||100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator).|
|Numerator:||People aged 20–24 years who have completed Year 12 or whose level of highest non-school qualification is at AQF Certificate level II or above.|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Total population of people aged 20–24 years|
|Denominator data elements:|
National, and state/territory by Indigenous status (reported for government, non-government and total schools).
|Disaggregation data elements:|
NO NEW DATA FOR 2012 REPORTING.
Data sources for this indicator are:
The baseline report reported data from the 2006 Census as the main data collection and data from the 2008 NATSISS (Indigenous) and 2008 SEW (non-Indigenous) as the supplementary data collection. The next available data source will be the 2011-12 NATSIHS for the Indigenous population.
Persons whose level of study is determined to be certificate level but is not able to be further defined (i.e., Certificate not further defined (nfd)) are assumed to have attained below Certificate level II and are therefore excluded from the numerator.
People whose level of study cannot be determined are assumed to be have attained below Certificate II and are therefore excluded from the numerator.
Excludes people whose educational attainment is not stated from the numerator and denominator (applicable only to Census data)
The Indigenous undercount in the Census may introduce bias into the results for Indigenous disaggregation, which may affect comparability across states and territories.
Baseline year for NIRA target (Halve the gap in Year 12 or equivalent attainment rates by 2020) is 2008; baseline year for this indicator is 2006; target year is 2020.
|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:|
Source and reference attributes
|Steward:||National Indigenous Reform Agreement Performance Information Management Group|
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 12a-Attainment of Year 12 or equivalent (Census data), 2013 Indigenous, Archived 13/12/2013
Supersedes National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 18a-Proportion of 20-24 year olds having attained at least a year 12 or equivalent or AQF Certificate II (Census Data), 2011 Indigenous, Archived 01/07/2012
See also National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 18b-Proportion of 20-24 year olds having attained at least a Year 12 or equivalent or AQF Certificate level II (Survey Data), 2012 Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013