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Household—rent paid (weekly), total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termRent paid
Synonymous names:Help on this termWeekly rent payment
METeOR identifier:Help on this term302612
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 10/02/2006
Definition:Help on this termThe actual amount of rent paid by a household in dollars and cents.
Data Element Concept:Household—rent paid

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termCurrency
Format:Help on this termN[NNNNN].NN
Maximum character length:Help on this term8
Unit of measure:Help on this termAustralian currency (AU$)
Unit of measure precision:Help on this term2

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This value domain must be expressed to two decimal places. Where there is a dollar value and no cent value, the cents must be expressed as .00 (e.g. 100.00).

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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Households may make multiple payments to cover one rent period or may pay multiple rent periods in one payment. However, rents are typically recorded on a weekly basis.

In order to accurately measure rent arrears, this metadata item should be linked to the Household—rent paid date, DDMMYYYY metadata item.

Comments:Help on this termIn the Census of Income Support Customers including Commonwealth Rent Assistance (CRA) this metadata item is referred to as Weekly rent payment.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Housing Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Household (tenant)—rent paid (weekly), total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NN Housing assistance, Superseded 10/02/2006

See also Household—rent paid date, DDMMYYYY Housing assistance, Retired 01/05/2013

See also Housing assistance agency—total rent collected (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(9)] Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013

Supersedes Rent paid by tenant, version 1, DE, NHADD, NHDAMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.1 KB)

See also Service provider organisation—total household rent collected, Australian currency N[N(8)].NN Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Private rent assistance DSS 2009-10 Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013

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Private rent assistance DSS 2010-11 Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Private rent assistance DSS 2011-12 Housing assistance, Superseded 26/08/2014

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Private rent assistance DSS 2012-13 Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

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