LSAC data issues

LSAC data issues

Waves 1 to 9C2

Data issues – April 2023
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This paper provides a summary of data-related issues that have emerged over the life of Growing up in Australia: The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC). The chapters were initially published on the LSAC website as a series of Issues Papers designed to assist users of the LSAC data as they undertake research and analysis of the LSAC datasets.

The paper is to be used in conjunction with the Data User Guide available on the LSAC website.

Download the LSAC data issues paper [PDF, 3.73 MB]


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Publication details

Data issues
Published by the Australian Institute of Family Studies, April 2023
Suggested citation:

Readers wishing to refer to this document should cite the following:

Australian Bureau of Statistics. (2023). Growing Up in Australia: The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children – Data Issues Waves 1 to 9C2. April 2023. Melbourne: Australian Institute of Family Studies. doi:10.26193/QR4L6Q

The authors wish to acknowledge:

  • DSS and AIFS for their support in providing feedback.
  • Former ABS Data Processing team members for their contribution to earlier versions of the data issues paper

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