Postsecondary Students in Alberta: Child and Youth Data Laboratory (CYDL) Report for Experiences of Albertan Youth Project

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Child and Youth Data Laboratory


Child and Youth Data Laboratory: Edmonton, AB.


This report profiles 113,154 youth (aged 17 to 24 years) who were enrolled in Alberta’s post‐secondary institutions in 2008/09. Credential types for post‐secondary programs include bachelor/applied/graduate programs (also called degree‐granting), certificate/diploma programs, and programs with no credential received upon completion. Enrolment status refers to full‐time or part‐time enrolment. Youth enrolled in apprenticeship programs were not available in this study.

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The Alberta Centre for Child, Family and Community Research manages The Child and Youth Data Laboratory (CYDL). The CYDL links and analyses Government of Alberta administrative data to inform policy. Find out more at:

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