Country code (SACC 2016) NNNN
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
The Standard Australian Classification of Countries (SACC 2016) code set representing a country.
|Maximum character length:||4|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Country code (SACC 2011) NNNN
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Address—country identifier, country code (SACC 2016) NNNN
Individual service provider—country of institution awarding qualification, code (SACC 2016) NNNN
Person—country of birth, code (SACC 2016) NNNN
Person—country of residence, code (SACC 2016) NNNN
Classification scheme attributes
|Classification scheme:||Standard Australian Classification of Countries 2016|
The Standard Australian Classification of Countries (SACC) is produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) and provides guidelines for the consistent collection, aggregation and dissemination of statistics by country.
The SACC has a three-level hierarchical structure that consists of major groups, minor groups and countries. The major and minor groups of the classification generally represent geographically contiguous groups of countries or regions that share some social, cultural, economic or political characteristics.
The download may take a while, please wait.
Do not refresh the screen until the download is complete.