National Nutrition Survey
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Telephone 1300 135 070
Facsimile 1300 135 211
The National Nutrition Survey was conducted in association with the 1995 National Health Survey as a joint project between the ABS and the then Commonwealth Department of Health and Family Services (DHFS). The survey obtained information on food and nutritional intake, eating patterns and selected physical measures. It also collected educational participation and attainment information.
The following education data items are available:
Whether attending school
Age left school
Whether completed secondary school education
Current post-school study
Whether completed post-school educational qualification
Type of post-school educational qualification (available for half the sample only)
For further information, see Directory of Statistical Sources.
Please refer to the Health information theme page on the ABS website for further information and links to products.
GO TO CONTENTS OF THE DIRECTORY OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING STATISTICS