The 1994 NATSIS and 2002 NATSISS did not provide information on occupation.
These studies have mostly been based on the 1994 NATSIS, 2002 NATSISS and census data.
This analysis extends and updates estimates of the associations between labour force status and wellbeing using the 2002 NATSISS (Hunter 2009).
These findings--that CDEP participants have higher levels of wellbeing than the unemployed--are largely consistent with the estimates of Hunter (2009) using the 2002 NATSISS.
Appendix Table A1: Summary statistics for logistic regression (%), NATSISS 2008 Dependent variables Variable Description Mean Standard deviation Arrested Arrested in the previous 5 16.
2012) 'The Indigenous hybrid economy: Can the NATSISS adequately recognise difference?
The estimate of the number of CDEP participants from the 1994 NATSIS and 2008 NATSISS differ from the administrative data because of the differences in method of producing the estimate (for example, social survey and administrative data).
The NATSISS 2008 and NATSIS 1994 collected data on hours worked in all jobs.
The NATSISS 2002 question only asked about fishing or hunting which occurred in a group and hence the statistics do not include fishing or hunting done as an individual activity.
Beyond the NATSISS data there is growing evidence (e.
The NATSISS 2002 data provides the first official statistical and broadly based opportunity to compare participation in customary- activities in remote and very remote areas.
For more detail on these issues see a recent analysis using NATSISS 2002 data of participation in the customary sector and in cultural activities and the role played by the (DEP scheme in facilitating such engagements by Altman, Buchanan and Biddle (2005).