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Accuracy indicator

294414 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The level of detail to which recorded information is correct.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Disability

Activity and participation life area

324432 | Property
Life areas in which individuals may participate or undertake activities.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Homelessness, Housing assistance, Disability

Address site name

429196 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The official place name or culturally accepted name for an address site, including the name of a building, homestead, building complex, agricultural property, park or unbounded address site.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Indigenous, Disability

Amount of assistance

308133 | Property
The amount of assistance provided to a person.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Australian postcode

269316 | Property | Standards Australia, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The numeric descriptor for a postal delivery area, aligned with locality, suburb or place.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Tasmanian Health, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, WA Health, Commonwealth Department of Health, Indigenous, Disability, Children and Families, Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Youth Justice
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)

Australian state/territory identifier

269056 | Property
An identifier of the Australian state or territory.
Superseded: Health, Indigenous, Children and Families
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Commonwealth Department of Health, WA Health, Disability

Child indicator

491668 | Property
An indicator of whether an individual is under 18 years of age.
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired), Disability

Complex road name

429363 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The name of the road or thoroughfare within a complex.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Disability

Complex road number 1

429183 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The number, or start number in a ranged address, of the building/dwelling in the road or thoroughfare within a complex.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Disability

Complex road number 2

429257 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The last number for a ranged address in the road or thoroughfare in which a complex is located.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Disability

Complex road type

429381 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A descriptor of the class of road or thoroughfare within a complex.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Disability

Country of birth

269206 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The country in which an individual was born.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Tasmanian Health, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, WA Health, Disability, Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Youth Justice

Date of birth

269318 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The date on which an individual was born.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Tasmanian Health, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Indigenous, Commonwealth Department of Health, WA Health, Disability, Children and Families, Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Youth Justice
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)

Episode end date

269252 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The date on which an episode is completed.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Tasmanian Health, Disability

Episode start date

269253 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The date on which an episode commenced.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Children and Families

Family name

269355 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A designation for a family.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Tasmanian Health, Indigenous, WA Health, Disability

Financial assistance type

401974 | Property
The type of financial assistance.
Standard: Housing assistance, Homelessness, Community Services (retired), Disability

First language spoken

269243 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The language first used for oral communication.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Health, Homelessness, Disability

Full-time/part-time status

318676 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A categorisation by actual hours worked or intent to work.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Funding indicator

322172 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
An indicator of the funding status of an entity.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Disability

Funding source

292093 | Property
The source from which funding is derived.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Disability

Geocode latitude

430352 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The angular distance of a point on the earth north or south of the equator measured along a meridian.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Health, Disability

Geocode longitude

430459 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The angular distance of a point on earth east or west of the Greenwich Meridian.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Health, Disability

Geographic remoteness

396537 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The remoteness of a location, based on the physical road distance to the nearest urban centre and its population size.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired), Commonwealth Department of Health, Disability

Given name

269222 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A designation for an individual within the family group or by which the individual is socially identified.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Tasmanian Health, Indigenous, WA Health, Disability

Gross income

269270 | Property
The total income before business and tax deductions are accounted for.
Standard: Health, Housing assistance, Community Services (retired), Disability

Housing tenure type

269296 | Property
The type of legal right to occupy a dwelling.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Indigenous status

269161 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
An indicator of identification as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Tasmanian Health, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, WA Health, Indigenous, Disability, Children and Families, Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Youth Justice

Labour force status

269067 | Property
An indicator of participation in paid employment or economic inactivity.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Last service provision date

269246 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Date on which the last service occurred.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Letters of family name

349486 | Property
A specific combination of letters selected from a family name (surname).
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Health, Disability, Children and Families, Youth Justice

Letters of given name

314125 | Property
A specific combination of letters selected from a person's first name.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Health, Disability, Children and Families, Youth Justice

Level number

429053 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The number used to distinguish the floor or level of a multi-storey building/sub-complex.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Disability

Linkage key

349889 | Property
A key that enables the bringing together of two or more things.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Health, Disability

Living arrangement

269314 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
An arrangement of living alone or with others.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Location descriptor

430298 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A description of the position of a particular location relative to another physical site.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Health, Disability

Lot number

429529 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The number given to a property for subdivision administration purposes prior to road numbering.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Health, Disability

Main language other than English spoken at home

269176 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The primary language spoken at home, excluding English.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability, Children and Families

Marital status

269101 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
An indicator of involvement in a couple relationship or marriage.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Tasmanian Health, WA Health, Disability, Children and Families, Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired)
Qualified: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Need for assistance with activities in a life area

324428 | Property
The need for personal assistance and/or supervision to perform tasks and actions in a life area.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Homelessness, Housing assistance, Disability

Occupation

269099 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A descriptor of the class of job based on similarities in the tasks undertaken.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Disability

Organisation identifier

269367 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A sequence of characters which identify an organisation.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, WA Health, Disability, Tasmanian Health
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)

Organisation name

288901 | Property | Standards Australia
The appellation by which an establishment, agency or organisation is known or called.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Early Childhood, Housing assistance, Indigenous, Disability, Youth Justice
Qualified: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Organisation type

292046 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A descriptor of the kind of organisation.
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired), Disability

Person identifier

269369 | Property | National minimum data set working parties
A sequence of characters which identify a person.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Early Childhood, Indigenous, Tasmanian Health, WA Health, Disability, Children and Families, Youth Justice
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)

Physical address indicator

428944 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
An indicator of whether an address reflects a geographical place.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Health, Disability

Postal delivery number

450751 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
An identification number for the channel of postal delivery.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Health, Disability

Postal delivery service type identifier

269381 | Property | Health Data Standards Committee
The specification of the identification of a postal delivery service such as General Post Office Box, Community Mail Bag, etc. to clearly distinguish it from another when applicable.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Disability

Principal source of cash income

462226 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The main source from which cash income is derived.
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired), Homelessness, Disability

Proficiency in spoken English

269192 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
An indicator of the level of skill in speaking English.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Disability, Homelessness

Road name

429740 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The name given to a road or thoroughfare.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Indigenous, Disability

Road number 1

429548 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The number, or start number in a ranged address, of the building/dwelling in the road or thoroughfare.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Disability, Indigenous

Road number 2

429588 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The last number for a ranged address in a road or thoroughfare.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Disability, Indigenous

Road type

429752 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
An identifier used to distinguish a type of road or thoroughfare.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Indigenous, Disability

School enrolment status

401799 | Property
A categorisation of school enrolment and attendance.
Standard: Housing assistance, Homelessness, Community Services (retired), Disability

Secondary complex name

429399 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The name associated with a building or area within a complex site.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Disability

Service activity type

406069 | Property
The nature of a service activity type.
Standard: Housing assistance, Homelessness, Early Childhood, Community Services (retired), Indigenous, Disability

Service activity type needed

269332 | Property
A descriptor of the class of service activity needed.
Superseded: Community Services (retired), Early Childhood
Standard: Homelessness, Housing assistance, Disability

Service cessation reason

269358 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The reason why the delivery of a service ceased.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Service ongoing indicator

338781 | Property
An indicator of the provision of ongoing assistance and support.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Sex

269231 | Property
The biological distinction between male and female.
Superseded: Health, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Indigenous, Tasmanian Health
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Commonwealth Department of Health, WA Health, Disability, Children and Families
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)
Qualified: Youth Justice

Source of cash of income

269271 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The source from which cash income is derived.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Student type

337602 | Property
A descriptor of the class of a student based on level and type of study.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Student/employment training indicator

349604 | Property
An indicator of formal engagement in a course of study or employment training.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

Sub-dwelling unit number

429006 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A number used to distinguish a location within a building/sub-complex or marina.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Health, Housing assistance, Indigenous, Disability

Suburb/town/locality name

269335 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The full name of the general locality containing the specific address.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Tasmanian Health, WA Health, Indigenous, Disability, Children and Families, Youth Justice

Unstructured address line

453241 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A composite of address components, that do not conform with the commonly used address format, that describe a low level of geographical/physical information regarding a location.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, WA Health, Disability

Year of first arrival in Australia

269050 | Property | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The calendar year in which an individual first arrived in Australia.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Disability

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