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National Schools Statistical Collection

About this source

Provides information from the annual non-finance National Schools Statistics Collection, which is a collaborative arrangement between state, territory and Australian government education authorities and the ABS. This source provides statistics on government and non-government schools, students and staff on an annual basis.

Main topics

All schools
Government/ non-government/ affiliation
Type (primary/ secondary/ combined)
Special/ non-special schools
Level and year of education
Full-time/ part-time students/ enrolments
Full-time equivalent students/ teaching staff
Indigenous status of student
Derived student participation/ continuation/ progression/ retention rates
Teaching staff
Derived teaching staff/ student ratios
State/ territory

Statistical releases

Schools, Australia (cat. no. 4221.0)

Commonwealth of Australia 2008

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