P16 School attendance Did name attend school in 2002, leave school in 2002, or never been to school? (If never been to school, write code 4 and skip to P18, otherwise write appropriate code) ___
Attended in 2002
Left school in 2002
Left school before 2002
Never been to school
NIU (not in universe)
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
School Attendance and Educational Attainment
130. The questions on education apply to All Persons Aged 5 (Five) Years and Above. Look back at the age you have entered for each person. For those aged 0 to 4 years write "N/A" (Not Applicable) for Question P16 and leave the rest of the column blank.
131. For purposes of the census, education does not include any form of pre-primary education such as Nursery Education, even if the person is of eligible age.
Question P16: School Attendance
Ask, "Did (name) attend school in 2002, leave school during or before 2002 or has never been to school?
132. Write the appropriate code using the code list. If the person has never been to school write code '4' for "Never been to school" and skip to Question P18.
This variable indicates school attendance: whether this person attended school in 2002, left school before, or during, 2002, or has never been to school.