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VCAMS - 30.10 - Rate of aboriginal children in out of home care (LGA) 2008 - 2012

This dataset presents the proportion of Aboriginal children in out of home care who are placed in accordance with the Aboriginal Child Placement Principle and covers the financial years of 2008/09-2011/12. This dataset is part of the Victorian Department of Education and Training's Victorian Child and Adolescent Monitoring System (VCAMS) data release. This dataset is sourced from the Client Relationship Information System (CRIS) and is aggregated to 2011 Local Government Areas (LGA).

The VCAMS Framework comprises 150 indicators as agreed by the Children's Service Coordination Board. It incorporates 35 outcomes that relate to aspects of children's health, development, safety, learning and well-being in four categories - the child, families, community, and supports and services.

For more information please visit the VCAMS Webpage: http://www.education.vic.gov.au/about/research/Pages/vcamsindicator.aspx.

Please note:

  • AURIN has spatially enabled the original data.
  • Where data values were "NDP" (no data provided) in the original data they have been set to null.

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Source https://portal.aurin.org.au
Last Updated July 3, 2019, 05:10 (UTC)
Created August 3, 2018, 02:18 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
AURIN Open API ID aurin:datasource-VIC_Govt_DET-UoM_AURIN_DB_lga_vcams_indicator_30_10_2008_12
Aggregation Level lga2011
Attribute List Denominators 2008, Denominators 2009, Denominators 2010, Denominators 2011, Denominators 2012, Geometry Field, Indicator 2008, Indicator 2009, Indicator 2010, Indicator 2011, Indicator 2012, LGA Code, LGA Name, Numerators 2008, Numerators 2009, Numerators 2010, Numerators 2011, Numerators 2012
Attribution Government of Victoria - Department of Education and Training, (2015): VCAMS - 30.10 - Rate of aboriginal children in out of home care (LGA) 2008 - 2012; accessed from AURIN on [date of access].
Coordinate Ref. System EPSG:4283 (GDA_1994)
Copyright Notice © State of Victoria (Department of Education and Training) 2015
Geometry Field wkb_geometry
Key lga_code
Type dataset
spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[140.96, -39.16], [149.98, -39.16], [149.98, -33.98], [140.96, -33.98], [140.96, -39.16]]]}