Data Users

Data Users

Promoting data access opportunities for all

The AEDC is committed to promoting opportunities for researchers, services, schools, governments and communities to access and use AEDC data to inform research, policy and planning around early childhood development in Australia.

Any individual or organisation using AEDC data for publication and review purposes is recognised as a Data User. This section provides useful information about access to and appropriate use of AEDC data, as well as guidelines on the handling and publishing of AEDC data.

In 'Data Users' section:
  • About the AEDC data
    Details the types of AEDC data that are available (macrodata, microdata and microdata for data linkage).
  • Accessing AEDC data
    Detailed information about the many ways to access AEDC data.
  • Data User responsibilities
    A summary of Data User responsibilities to ensure AEDC data is handled and managed appropriately.
  • Resources for the Data Users
    Resources to guide Data Users in the appropriate use of the AEDC data and support understanding of the AEDC results.
  • Data Users FAQ
    A set of frequently asked questioned to assist Data Users.