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Overcoming indigenous disadvantage - key indicators

Details:

Title

Overcoming indigenous disadvantage - key indicators

Creator

Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT

Date

2003-11

Description

The OID report measures the wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians have been actively involved in the development and production of the report. Section 1.1 describes the origins of the report, and section 1.2 describes its key objectives. Section 1.3 provides contextual information on the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population. Section 1.4 includes a brief historical narrative to help put the information in the report into context. Section 1.5 summarises some recent developments in government policy that have influenced the report and section 1.6 provides further information on the Steering Committee and the OID Working Group that advises it.

Notes

"These reports generally uses the term ‘Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians’ to describe Australia’s first peoples and ‘non-Indigenous Australians’ to refer to Australians of other backgrounds, except where quoting other sources." Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this publication may contain images of deceased people.

Table of contents

Preliminaries -- Overview chapter -- Introduction -- The framework -- Key themes and interpretation -- COAG targets and headline indicators -- Governance, leadership and culture -- Early child development -- Education and training -- Healthy lives -- Economic participation -- Home environment -- Safe and supportive communities -- Outcomes for Torres Strait Islander people -- Measuring factors that improve outcomes -- Appendices.

Language

English

Subject

Aboriginal Australians -- Ecoomic conditions; Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions; Public welfare administration -- Australia; Aboriginal Australians -- Services for; Closing the Gap of Indigenous Disadvantage (Australia)

Publisher name

Australia. Productivity Commission for the Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision

Place of publication

Canberra (A.C.T.)

Format

5 volumes (various pagings) : charts, colour map ; 30 cm.

File type

application/pdf

ISBN

9781740375917 (Print); 9781740375900 (PDF)

ISSN

1448-9805 (Print); 2206-9704 (Online)

Use

Copyright

Copyright owner

Australia. Productivity Commission for the Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision

License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/267090

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445158

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445153; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445154; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445156; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/445151

Page content

TABLE 4A.8.10 Table 4A.8.10 Unit NSW Vic Qld WA SA Tas ACT NT Aust Non-school qualification at Certificate III level or above and/or currently studying, by State and Territory, 2064 years old, Australia, 2008 (a), (b) % 12.2 10.5 12.5 16.4 11.1 16.2 8.5 61.5 6.3 % 2.2 2.0 2.5 2.8 2.4 4.0 2.4 13.7 1.1 % 95 per cent confidence intervals Certificate III to diploma + 2.2 2.4 2.8 2.5 2.4 3.4 2.7 12.6 1.2 Bachelor and above + 2.5 2.1 2.4 2.9 2.0 3.2 3.1 9.1 1.1 Total + 2.7 2.2 2.6 3.3 2.7 4.0 2.9 15.0 1.1 + 1.4 1.1 1.4 1.6 1.3 1.7 1.4 10.1 0.7 + 2.5 2.3 2.8 3.2 2.5 4.3 3.3 15.4 1.3 + (a) (b) (c) (d) (e) Source : ABS (unpublished) National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey 2008; ABS (unpublished) National Health Survey 2007-08. Total 2064 year old population (e) With non-school qualifications at Certificate III level or above (c) Without a non-school qualification of Cert III or above, but studying at any level (d) Total with Cert III or above or studying at any level Total 2064 year old population (e) This table reports on all persons aged 20-64 with a qualification at Certificate III or above and those currently studying (at any level). Total 2064 year old population (e), excluding people who were not studying and had a level of non-school qualification that was not stated. Estimates with a relative standard error (RSE) of 25 per cent to 50 per cent should be used with caution. Estimates with a RSE greater than 50 per cent are considered too unreliable for general use. Nil or rounded to zero. Comprises people who have indicated that they have attained a non-school qualification at Certificate III level or above. Includes people who have indicated that they are studying, but excludes those who already have a non-school qualification at Certificate III level or above. Total with Cert III or above or studying at any level Without a non-school qualification of Cert III or above, but studying at any level (d) OVERCOMING INDIGENOUS DISADVANTAGE 2016 ATTACHMENT TABLES PAGE 4 of TABLE 4A.8.10


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