LSAY Publications

LSAY 2009 cohort user guide



Technical paper no.74
Title:Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth (LSAY) 2009 cohort user guide
Authors:NCVER
Publication date: 19 October 2012

Developed for users of the Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth (LSAY), this user guide consolidates information about the LSAY 2009 cohort into one document. The guide aims to address all aspects of the LSAY data including: how to access the data; data restrictions; variable naming conventions; the structure of the data; documentation; classifications and code frames used; weights; and derived variables.

This user guide was last updated in August 2015.


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Data elements A - Demographics
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Data elements B1 - Education (school and school transition)
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Data elements B2 - Education (post -school)
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Data elements C - Employment
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Data elements D - Social
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Institution code frame
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