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National Disability Agreement: g(2)-Proportion of carers (of people with disability) who are employed, 2013

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termOutput measure
Short name:Help on this termProportion of carers (of people with disability) who are employed, 2013
METeOR identifier:Help on this term519096
Registration status:Help on this termDisability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 23/05/2013
Description:Help on this term

Proportion of carers (of people with disability) aged 15–64 years who are employed.

Indicator set:Help on this termNational Disability Agreement (2013) Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 23/05/2013
Outcome area:Help on this termFamilies and carers are well supported Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 23/07/2010
Quality statement:Help on this termNational Disability Agreement: PI g-Proportion of carers of people with disability participating in the labour force, 2013 QS Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 23/05/2013

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

Number of carers aged 15-64 years (carers of people aged 0-64 years with disability) who are employed divided by the number of carers aged 15-64 years (carers of people aged 0-64 years with disability) and is expressed as a percentage.

Computation:Help on this term

R/N x 100 where

R = number of carers aged 15–64 years (carers of people aged 0–64 years with disability) who are employed and

N = total number of carers aged 15–64 years (carers of people aged 0–64 years with disability).

Numerator:Help on this term

Number of carers aged 15–64 years (carers of people aged 0–64 years with disability) who are employed.

Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetPerson—labour force status, code N
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Carer status (2003 definition)
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Carer status (2009 definition)
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
Denominator:Help on this term

Total number of carers aged 15–64 years (carers of people aged 0–64 years with disability).

Denominator data elements:Help on this term
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
Carer status (2003 definition)
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Carer status (2009 definition)
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:Help on this term

For each of the following carer status groups:

  • Primary carer (2009 definition for reporting)
  • Primary carer (2003 definition for time series)
  • All carers
  • Non-carers

2009 data will be presented by State/Territory, by:

  • Carer sex by carer age group (15-44, 45-64, total 15-64 years)
  • Carer remoteness area (major cities, other, total)

2009 data will be presented Nationally, by:

  • Carer remoteness area (major cities, inner regional, outer regional, remote, total)
  • Carer country of birth (Australia, other, total)

For Primary carers:

2009 data (using 2009 definition for reporting) will be presented by State/Territory by:

  • Main recipient of care age group (0-14, 15-44, 45-64, total 0-64 years)

For each of the following carer status groups:

  • Primary carer
  • All carers
  • Non-carers

2003 data will be presented by State/Territory, by:

  • Carer sex by carer age group (15-44, 45-64, total 15-64 years)
  • Carer remoteness area (major cities, other, total)
Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Australian state/territory identifier, code N
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetPerson—sex, 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 SetPerson—geographic remoteness, classification (ASGC-RA) N
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetPerson—country of birth, code (SACC 2008) NNNN
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Carer status (2003 definition)
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Carer status (2009 definition)
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Main recipient of care - age group
Data Source
ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC), 2009
Comments:Help on this term

ABS Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers (SDAC) 2003 used for time series.

Data disaggregation will depend on reliability of estimates.

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 termN[NN.N]

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Help on this termEmployment and labour force participation

Data source attributes

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

Australian Bureau of Statistics


Accountability attributes

Reporting requirements:Help on this termAnnually to COAG.
Organisation responsible for providing data:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics.
Further data development / collection required:Help on this term

 

Other issues caveats:Help on this term

Indicator (g) is based on indicator (g) in the previous NDA. Two additional measures will be included in this report (measures g(2)-g(3)). Data are not available for the third additional measure (measure g(4)).

Data have been backcast to the baseline reporting year for this new measure.

2009 and 2003 SDAC data are available (backcast to baseline).

Source and reference attributes

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