National Disability Agreement: a(3)- Proportion of people with disability who are unemployed, 2013

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Indicator
Indicator type:Output measure
Short name: Proportion of people with disability who are unemployed, 2013
METeOR identifier:491927
Registration status:Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 23/05/2013
Description:The proportion of people with disability in the labour force aged 15-64 years who are unemployed.
Indicator set:National Disability Agreement (2013) Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 23/05/2013
Outcome area:People with disability achieve economic participation and social inclusion Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 23/07/2010

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:15 years.
Population group age to:64 years.
Computation description:

The number of persons with disability aged 15–64 years who are unemployed, divided by number of persons with disability in the labour force (employed and unemployed) aged 15-64 years, and is expressed as a percentage.

Computation:

R/N x 100

where R = number of persons with disability aged 15–64 years who are unemployed, and

N = number of persons with disability in the labour force (employed or unemployed) aged 15–64 years.

Numerator:The number of persons with disability aged 15–64 years who are unemployed.
Numerator data elements:
Data Element / Data SetPerson—labour force status, code N
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Cared Accommodation indicator.
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Disability identifier.
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Denominator:

Number of persons with disability in the labour force (employed or unemployed) aged 15–64 years.

Denominator data elements:
Data Element / Data SetPerson—labour force status, code N
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Disability identifier
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Cared accommodation identifier
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Disaggregation:

By state/territory:

  • Disability status (has profound or severe disability, other disability or restrictive long term health condition, total with disability, has no disability, total)
  • (not yet available) Indigenous status
Disaggregation data elements:
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Disability status
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Australian state/territory identifier, code N
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Comments:

Data disaggregation will depend on reliability of estimates.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Percentage
Data type:Real
Unit of measure:Person
Format:N[NN.N]

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Employment and labour force participation

Data source attributes

Data sources:
Data SourceABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data custodian

Australian Bureau of Statistics


Accountability attributes

Reporting requirements:Annually to COAG.
Organisation responsible for providing data:Australian Bureau of Statistics.
Other issues caveats:

Indicator (a) is based on indicator (a) in the previous NDA, with one new additional measure included (measure a(4) — underemployment rate).

SDAC does not collect labour force participation information for persons in cared accommodation. Data are available for private dwelling and non-cared accommodation special dwellings only.

No new data available (2009 SDAC reported for previous cycle. 2008 NATSISS reported for the baseline).

Source and reference attributes

Steward:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes National Disability Agreement: a(3)-Labour force participation rate for people with disability aged 15-64 years, 2012 Community Services (retired), Superseded 23/05/2013