Education, training and having a job can help a person to lead a productive and fulfilling life. This section provides an overview of education and work among Indigenous Australians. It covers educational attainment, income, labour force status and occupation.
You can also find regional statistics in the Regional overview dashboard; search for your community and select the relevant topic.
Indigenous students were enrolled in Australian schools in 2019
of Indigenous students who started Year 10 stayed at school until the end of Year 12
18% of Indigenous Australians aged 15–64 worked as community and personal service workers which is the top among all occupations
was the median equivalised weekly household income for Indigenous Australians aged 15 and over in 2016