Who are the persistently NEET young people?


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Author: Stanwick, John; Forrest, Cameron; Skujins, Peta


This report examines the group of young people aged 15-24 that are not engaged in education, employment or training (NEET). In particular, it examines those who are NEET for six or more months consecutively, known here as persistently NEET. Using data from the Longitudinal Survey of Australian Youth (LSAY), the report investigates the incidence of persistently NEET in this data, the socio-demographic characteristics associated with being persistently NEET, the activities of the group, and the outcomes at age 20-24 of those who have a persistently NEET period at ages 15-19. The analysis...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Youth; Participation; Employment; Outcomes; Demographics; Statistics

Keywords: Youth at risk; Youth transitions; Dropout; Policy implications; Unemployed; Unemployment; Family; Data analysis; Literature review; NEET

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 2017

Physical description: [56] p. (report) + 13 p. (support document)

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Also called: Who are the persistently not engaged in education, employment or training young people?

ISBN: 9781925173970

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 129.15

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