Labour Force Status Identifier describes a student’s employment status.
|Element name:||Labour Force Status Identifier|
A student whose employment status is described as:
|03||Self-employed - not employing others|
|05||Employed - unpaid worker in a family business|
|06||Unemployed - seeking full-time work|
|07||Unemployed - seeking part-time work|
Not In the Labour Force:
|08||Not employed - not seeking employment|
|99||No information provided|
Labour Force Status Identifier is based on the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Standards for Social, Labour and Demographic Variables, 1999.
Students must be classified to a single labour force category.
Responses for the Labour Force Status Identifier rely on the student’s own perception of their labour force activities.
- VET Student Enrolment (VEN)
Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.