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Person—housing tenure type

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term337684
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 15/09/2007
Definition:Help on this term

A description of a person's legal right to occupy a dwelling in which he/she lives.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Person
Definition:Help on this term

A human being.

Collection and usage attributes

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Prior to 13 March 2018, the definition of the ‘Person’ Object class was ‘A human being, whether man, woman or child’. From 13 March 2018, the definition was edited by removing the words ‘…whether man, woman or child’ so that a person is defined as ‘A human being’. This amendment was undertaken to align the definition of a person with the Australian Government Guidelines on the Recognition of Sex and Gender and the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Standard for Sex and Gender Variables, which recognise that there are sex and gender types that are not exclusively male or female.

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Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Origin:Help on this term

Macquarie University 2003. The Macquarie Dictionary 3rd ed. Sydney: The Macquarie Library Pty. Ltd

Reference documents:Help on this term

Attorney-General's Department 2015. Australian Government Guidelines on the Recognition of Sex and Gender. Viewed 26 July 2016, https://www.ag.gov.au/Publications/Pages/
AustralianGovernmentGuidelines
ontheRecognitionofSexandGender.aspx

ABS (Australian Bureau of Statistics) 2016. Standard for Sex and Gender Variables, 2016. ABS Cat. no. 1200.0.55.012. Canberra: ABS. Viewed 26 July 2016, http://abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/
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Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Housing tenure type
Definition:Help on this termThe type of legal right to occupy a dwelling.
Property group:Help on this termAccommodation/living characteristics

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Person—housing tenure type Homelessness, Standard 10/08/2018

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Person—housing tenure type, code N Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 12/08/2008

Person—housing tenure type, homelessness code N Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018

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