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LSAY Infographic

25 years old: Longitudinal surveys of Australian youth

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The Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth (LSAY) data set is now twenty five years old. Incredible! The survey and data is administered by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) on behalf of the Federal Department of Education, Skills and Employment and includes some really interesting information. LSAY has been following Australia students’ transitions from compulsory schooling to post school education and into employment. Twenty five years of data is summarised in the infographic below.

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Queensland data on the novel coronavirus

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I’ve been keeping an eye on the daily media releases published by the Queensland Department of Health at the end of each day to keep abreast of the data on the novel coronavirus within Queensland (SARS-CoV-2 or COVID-19). I’m collating the data in a google sheet so I can graph a time-series illustrating what’s happening each day with both new cases and cases across the various Queensland Hospital and Health Services. Read More