Understanding youth transitions


The Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth (LSAY) is a study that follows young Australians over 10 years, from their mid-teens to mid-twenties, as they move through school to further study, work and beyond.

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This year’s LSAY survey is now open!

This year, a lot has changed in the world and we want to know how things have changed for you! Complete your survey now!

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LSAY Y09 wave 11 (2019) data now available

LSAY reaches another milestone with the release of the final wave of data for the Y09 cohort. Access the data free of charge.

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Most young people who do VET after school are in full-time work by the age of 25

This article published in ‘The Conversation’ reports that nearly every school leaver who took an express pathway to work was employed at 25.

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