Glossary Item Attributes
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Glossary Item|
Commonwealth Department of Health, Qualified 23/09/2015
Health, Superseded 06/09/2018
|Definition:||A population cluster of between 200 and 999 people.|
Localities, together with Urban Centres, make up the Urban Centre/Locality (UC/L) Structure maintained by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) as part of the Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC).
An Urban Centre is a population cluster of more than 1,000 people. For statistical purposes, people living in Urban Centres are classified as urban while those in Localities are classified as rural.