Adoption Indigenous status code N
Value Domain Attributes
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
Children and Families, Standard 20/02/2021
A code set representing Indigenous status.
|Maximum character length:||1|
|Permissible values:||1||Indigenous Australian|
|Supplementary values:||9||Not stated/Inadequately described|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
This metadata item is based on the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) standard for Indigenous status. For detailed advice on its use and application please refer to the ABS website as indicated in the Reference documents.
The classification for Indigenous status has a hierarchical structure comprising two levels. There are four categories at the detailed level of the classification which are grouped into two categories at the broad level. There is one supplementary category for 'Not stated/inadequately described' responses. The classification is as follows:
Not stated/inadequately described:
This category is not to be available as a valid answer to the questions but is intended for use:
This metadata item is based on the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) standard for Indigenous status. For information on the Indigenous status standard refer to the Person—Indigenous status, code N data element.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Steward:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
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