Policy Decision-Making

 

Using Data from the Survey for Policy Decision-Making

PIAAC Policy decission-makingData from the Survey of Adult Skills will allow investigation of the links between key information-processing skills and a range of variables, constituting a rich evidence base for policy-relevant analysis. In particular, data from this survey will facilitate a better understanding of:

  • Performance of education and training systems
  • The extent and dimensions of illiteracy and poor literacy
  • Gaps between labour markets and education and training
  • Equity levels in access to education and intergenerational mobility
  • Young people’s transition from education to work
  • Identification of at-risk populations
  • Links between key cognitive skills and variables, such as demographics, educational background, health, etc.