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Australian state/territory code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term304682
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 03/08/2005
Health, Standard 03/08/2005
Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010
Homelessness, Standard 01/05/2013
Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012
Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015
Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 03/08/2005
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
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The code set representing Australian states and territories.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1New South Wales
2Victoria
3Queensland
4South Australia
5Western Australia
6Tasmania
7Northern Territory
8Australian Capital Territory
9Other territories (Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Christmas Island and Jervis Bay Territory)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

The order presented here is the standard for the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). Other organisations (including the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare) publish data in state order based on population (that is, Western Australia before South Australia and Australian Capital Territory before Northern Territory).

Source and reference attributes

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Australian Bureau of Statistics. Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC). Cat No. 1216.0. Canberra: ABS.

Relational attributes

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See also ACT-prioritised Australian state/territory code AA[A] Commonwealth Department of Health, Standard 17/12/2015

See also ACT-prioritised Australian state/territory code N Commonwealth Department of Health, Standard 14/10/2015

Has been superseded by Australian state/territory code N Health, Standardisation pending 29/07/2019

Supersedes Australian state/territory code N Health, Superseded 08/12/2005, Community Services (retired), Superseded 08/12/2005

Supersedes Housing assistance Australian state/territory code (ASGC 2001) N Housing assistance, Superseded 03/08/2005

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Birth event—state/territory of birth, code N Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Birth event—state/territory of birth, code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018

Dwelling—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Dwelling—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Establishment—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Household—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Household—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Housing assistance agency—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013

Jurisdiction—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Health, Standard 05/12/2007
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Medical indemnity claim management episode—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Health, Standard 07/12/2011

Person—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Housing assistance, Standard 10/02/2006
Health, Standard 04/05/2005
Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010
Homelessness, Standard 01/05/2013
Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012
Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 25/08/2005
ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018

Person—Australian state/territory of birth, code N Health, Standard 10/12/2009

Service provider organisation—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013
Health, Standard 04/05/2005
Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010
Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012
Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 07/12/2005

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