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6602.0 - Microdata: Longitudinal Labour Force, Australia, 2008-10 Quality Declaration 
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TYPE OF EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

This data item describes the type of educational institution that a person is currently enrolled in and attending.

This item is mostly derived from the Survey of Education and Work, Australia (SEW, cat. no. 6227.0), which is held each year in May on seven-eighths of the sample in the Labour Force Survey (LFS) for people aged 15 to 64 years in 2008 and 15 to 74 years in 2009 and 2010.

For months other than May, the data is based on responses to the LFS question on Educational attendance [EDUSTATC], which is only collected from people aged 15 to 24 years. These responses are coded as either 'Secondary School' or 'Non-school institution nfd' as no further information is collected on the type of institution in the LFS.



Identifier:EDINSTCE

Level:Person

Source:LFSSEW

Frequency:MonthlyAnnual
(May)

Population:Aged 15 - 24
(limited info)
7/8th sample
Aged 15 - 64 (2008)
Aged 15 - 74 (2009-10)

Categories:
1
Secondary School
2
University or other higher education (SEW only)
3
TAFE (SEW only)
5
Other (including Industry skills centre, SEW only)
6
Non-school institution nfd (LFS only)
9
Not enrolled in an educational institution
99
Not collected



Related Information

Labour Force, Australia: Glossary - Attending full time education (cat. no. 6202.0)
Labour Force Survey Standard Products and Data Item Guide: Attending full time education (cat. no. 6103.0)
Labour Force Survey Standard Products and Data Item Guide: Educational attendance (cat. no. 6103.0)
Education and Work, Australia: Glossary - Educational institution (cat. no. 6227.0)
Census Dictionary, 2011: Type of Educational Institution Attending [TYPP] (cat. no. 2901.0)

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