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Report of the Pan-Canadian Education Indicators Program 2003 Catalogue number About the Pan-Canadian Educational Indicators Program Highlights Figures and tables Full publication in PDF format Previous issues

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Chapter A: A portrait of the school-age population
Chapter B: Financing education systems
Chapter C: Elementary-secondary education
Chapter D: Postsecondary education
Chapter E: Transitions and outcomes

Chapter A: A portrait of the school-age population

Population size

The following figure and table in this section has been updated:

Table A1.1: Estimates and projections of the school-age population (ages 5 to 29), Canada and jurisdictions, 1991 to 2026

Figure A1.1: Estimated and projected population, age groups 5 to 13, 14 to 18, 19 to 24, and 25 to 29, Canada, 1991 to 2026

Population size (Excel workbook 64 KB)

Chapter B: Financing education systems

Total expenditure in education

The following figures and tables in this section have been updated:

Table B1.1: Combined public and private expenditures on education, by level of education, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002 (in millions of 2001 constant dollars)

Table B1.2: Indices of change in combined public and private expenditures on education, by level of education, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002 (1997-1998 = 100)

Table B1.3: Percentage distribution of combined public and private expenditures on education, by level of education, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002

Table B1.5: Combined public and private expenditures on education per capita and index of change, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002 (in 2001 constant dollars)

Table B1.6: Combined public and private expenditures on education as a percentage of GDP and index of change, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002

Figure B1.1: Indices of change in combined public and private expenditures on education by level of education, Canada, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002 (1997-1998 = 100)

Figure B1.2: Combined public and private expenditures on education by level of education, Canada, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002 (in billions of 2001 constant dollars)

Figure B1.4: Combined public and private expenditures on education per capita, Canada and jurisdictions, 2001-2002 (in 2001 constant dollars)

Figure B1.5: Combined public and private expenditures on education as a percentage of GDP, Canada and jurisdictions, 2001-2002

Total expenditure in education (Excel workbook 471 KB)

Public and private expenditure on education

The following figures and tables in this section have been updated:

Table B2.1: Public expenditures on education, health, social services, and non-social programs by federal, provincial/territorial and local levels of government combined, Canada, 1990 to 2002 (in 2001 constant dollars)

Table B2.2: Public expenditures on education by level of education, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002 (in millions of 2001 constant dollars)

Table B2.3: Indices of change in public expenditures on education, by level of education, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002 (1997-1998 = 100)

Table B2.4: Private expenditures on education, by level of education, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002 (in millions of 2001 constant dollars)

Table B2.5: Indices of change in private expenditures on education, by level of education, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002 (1997-1998 = 100)

Table B2.6: Private expenditures as a percentage of total expenditures on education, by level of education, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 to 2001-2002

Table B2.7: Average expenditure per household on education, and percentage of households incurring education expenditures, Canada and provinces, 2003

Figure B2.1: Percentage distribution of public expenditures on education, health, social services and non-social programs by all levels of government combined, Canada, 2002

Figure B2.2: Percent change in public expenditures on education between 1997-1998 and 2001-2002, Canada and jurisdictions

Figure B2.3: Private expenditure as a percentage of total expenditure on education, Canada and jurisdictions, 2001-2002

Figure B2.4: Household expenditures on education, 2003

Public and private expenditure on education (Excel workbook 508 KB)

Allocation of resources

The following table in this section has been updated:

Table B3.4: Number and salary of full-time educators in universities, by rank and sex, Canada and provinces, 1992-1993 and 2002-2003 (in 2001 constant dollars)

Allocation of resources (Excel workbook 365 KB)

Chapter C: Elementary-secondary education

Home to school transitions: Early childhood development and learning

The following figures and tables in this section have been updated:

Table C1.1: Physical limitations, participation in out-of-school activities and exposure to books, 4- and 5-year-olds, by sex, Canada, 2000-2001

Table C1.2: Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test (Revised) scores for 4- and 5-year-olds, by sex, Canada, 2000-2001

Figure C1.1: Prevalence of physical limitations among 4- and 5-year-olds, by sex, Canada, 2000-2001

Figure C1.2: Participation of 4- and 5-year-olds in out-of-school activities, by sex, Canada, 2000-2001

Figure C1.3: Interest in books and reading among 4- and 5-year-olds, by sex, Canada, 2000-2001

Figure C1.4: Reading to 4- and 5-year-olds and encouraging them to write, by sex, Canada, 2000-2001

Figure C1.5: Peabody Picture Vocabulary (Revised) scores for 4- and 5-year-olds, by sex, Canada, 2000-2001

Home to school transitions: Early childhood development and learning (Excel workbook 57 KB)

Elementary-secondary school participation

The following tables in this section have been updated:

Table C2.1: Full-time equivalent enrolments in public elementary and secondary schools, Canada and jurisdictions, 1996-1997 to 2002-2003

Table C2.2: Student-educator ratio in public elementary and secondary schools, Canada and jurisdictions, 1996-1997 to 2002-2003

Table C2.3: Full-time equivalent educators in public elementary and secondary schools, Canada and jurisdictions, 1996-1997 to 2002-2003

Elementary-secondary school participation (Excel workbook 52 KB)

Student achievement

The following tables in this section have been updated:

Table C6.1: Mean scores, standard errors and distribution of 15-year-old students by mathematics proficiency on the PISA mathematics combined scale, Canada, provinces and selected countries, 2003

Table C6.2: Estimated average scores and standard errors on the PISA mathematics subscales, Canada, provinces and selected countries, 2003

Table C6.3: Comparison of estimated average performance in mathematics for PISA 2003 and PISA 2000 assessments, Canada and provinces

Table C6.4: Comparison of estimated average performance in reading for PISA 2003 and PISA 2000 assessments, Canada and provinces

Table C6.5: Comparison of estimated average performance in science PISA 2003 and PISA 2000 assessments, Canada and provinces

Table C6.8: Distribution of 13-year-old students by performance level in the SAIP writing assessment, Canada and jurisdictions, 2002

Table C6.9: Distribution of 16-year-old students by performance level in the SAIP writing assessment, Canada and jurisdictions, 2002

Table C6.10: Average scores and standard errors in the PISA combined mathematics scale by quartile of family socio-economic status, Canada, provinces and selected countries, 2003

Student achievement (Excel workbook 431 KB)

Secondary school graduation

The following figures and table in this section have been updated:

Table C7.2: High school graduation rates (from first educational program), by sex and age relative to typical age of graduation, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 and 2002-2003

Figure C7.1: Secondary graduation rates by sex, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 and 2002-2003

Figure C7.2: Differences in overall, typical-age and after-typical-age graduation rates, Canada and jurisdictions, 1997-1998 and 2002-2003

Secondary school graduation (Excel workbook 1,296 KB)

Chapter D: Postsecondary education

Enrolment in postsecondary education

The following figures and tables in this section have been updated:

Table D1.4: Number of registered apprentices, Canada and jurisdictions, 1992 and 2002

Table D1.5: Number of registered apprentices, by trade groups and sex, Canada, 1992 and 2002

Table D1.6: Number and percentage distribution of registered apprentices, by age group, Canada, 1992 and 2002

Table D1.10: University enrolment, by registration status and sex, Canada and provinces, 1992-1993, 1997-1998 and 2001-2002

Table D1.11: Percentage of males relative to total full-time university enrolment, by registration status, Canada and provinces, 1992-1993 and 2001-2002

Figure D1.3: Number of registered apprentices by trade groups and sex, Canada, 2002

Figure D1.6: Percentage of males among full-time undergraduate enrolment, Canada and provinces, 1992-1993 and 2001-2002

Enrolment in postsecondary education (Excel workbook 787 KB)

Human resources

The following figures and tables in this section have been updated:

Table D3.2: Number of full-time educators in universities, by rank and sex, Canada and provinces, 1992-1993 and 2002-2003

Table D3.4: Age distribution and median age of full-time university educators, by sex, Canada and provinces, 2002-2003

Figure D3.1: Age distribution of full-time university and college educators compared to that of the labour force, Canada, 1999-2000

Figure D3.3: Female educators as a percentage of full-time university educators, Canada and jurisdictions, 1992-1993 and 2002-2003

Human resources (Excel workbook 380 KB)

Research and development

The following figures and tables in this section have been updated:

Table D4.1: Total domestic expenditures on R&D as a percentage of GDP, Canada in relation to all OECD countries, 2002 (or latest available year)

Table D4.2: Total domestic expenditures on R&D as a percentage of GDP, 'Canada and jurisdictions, G-7, and leading OECD countries, 1991, 1995, 2000 & 2002

Table D4.3: Percentage of total R&D by sector, Canada and jurisdictions, G-7, leading OECD countries, 2002

Table D4.4: Expenditures on R&D, by sector (in millions of 2001 constant dollars), and percentage change, Canada and provinces, 1991, 2000 and 2002

Table D4.5: University expenditures on R&D as a percentage of GDP, Canada, provinces, G-7 and leading OECD countries, 1991, 1995, 2000 and 2002

Table D4.6: Sources of funds for university R&D expenditures in millions of 2001 constant dollars and as a percentage of total funding, Canada and provinces, 1991, 1995, 2000, and 2002.

Table D4.8: University R&D expenditures performed by major fields of study (millions of 2001 constant dollars), Canada and provinces, 1991, 1995, 2000 and 2002

Figure D4.1: Total domestic expenditures on R&D as percentage of GDP, Canada in relation to all OECD countries, 2002 (or latest available year)

Figure D4.2: Total domestic expenditures on R&D as a percentage of GDP (national or jurisdictional), Canada and jurisdictions, 2002

Figure D4.3: Percentage change in R&D expenditures contributed by sector, Canada and provinces, 1991 to 2002

Figure D4.4: Percentage change in university R&D funding by source, Canada, 1991 to 2002

Research and development (Excel workbook 147 KB)

Postsecondary completions and graduation rates

The following figures and tables in this section have been updated:

Table D5.2: Number of registered apprenticeship completions, Canada and jurisdictions, 1992 and 2002

Table D5.3: Number of registered apprenticeship completions, by trade group and sex, Canada, 1992 and 2002

Table D5.4: Number of diplomas and degrees granted and graduation rates, by level of education, Canada, 1976 to 2001

Table D5.5: Graduation rates, by program level and by jurisdiction of study, Canada and jurisdictions, 1991 to 2001

Table D5.7: University graduation rates, by level of degree, sex and field of study, Canada, 1992 and 2001

Table D5.8: Number of university degrees granted, by sex and field of study, Canada and provinces, 1992

Table D5.9: Number of university degrees granted, by sex and field of study, Canada and provinces, 2001

Figure D5.2: Registered apprenticeship completions by trade group, Canada, 1991 and 2001

Figure D5.3: Graduation rates for college diplomas and university degrees, Canada, 1976 to 2001

Figure D5.4: Graduation rates by jurisdiction of study, Canada and jurisdictions, 1998

Figure D5.5: University graduation rates by level of degree and sex, Canada, 1992 and 2001

Postsecondary completions and graduation rates (Excel workbook 449 KB)

Chapter E: Transitions and outcomes

Labour market outcomes

The following figures and tables in this section have been updated:

Table E2.2: Unemployment rates, by level of education, Canada, 1991 to 2003

Table E2.3: Unemployment rates of 25- to 29-year-olds by educational attainment, Canada and provinces, 1994 and 2004

Figure E2.2: Unemployment rate by level of education, all ages, Canada, 1991 to 2003

Figure E2.3: Unemployment rate of 25- to 29-year-olds, selected levels of education, Canada and provinces, 2004

Labour market outcomes (Excel workbook 707 KB)



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