Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Recurrent expenditure (current transfer payments)|
|Definition:||Total expenditure on current transfer payments (Economic Type Framework Classification code 124).|
|Data Element Concept:||Housing assistance agency—recurrent expenditure (current transfer payments)|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||10|
|Unit of measure:||Australian currency (AU$)|
|Unit of measure precision:||0|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Current transfer payments include: current grant expenses, subsidy expenses, current monetary transfers to households and tax expenses.
Measurement on an accrual accounting basis is preferred to measurement on a cash accounting basis.
Expenditure is usually measured for an accounting period, typically a financial year (1 July to 30 June the following year).
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Australian Bureau of Statistics 2005. Australian System of Government Finance Statistics: Concept, Sources and Methods (Cat. no. 5514.0). Viewed 13 October 2005.
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Supersedes Housing assistance agency—recurrent expenditure (current transfer payments), total Australian currency N[N(9)]
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