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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term352468
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/12/2007
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termExpenses of an organisation relating to wages, salaries and supplements, superannuation employer contributions, workers compensation premiums and payouts, purchases of goods and services and consumption of fixed capital (depreciation).

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Object class:Organisation
Definition:Help on this termThe smallest type of accounting unit within a management unit within a State or Territory of Australia which controls its productive activities and for which a specified range of detailed data is available, at least on an annual basis, thus enabling measures such as value added to be calculated.

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics 2002. Standard Economic Sector Classifications of Australia (SESCA). ABS cat. no. 1218.0. Canberra: ABS.

Property attributes

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Definition:Help on this termExpenses consisting mainly of wages, salaries and supplements, purchases of goods and services and consumption of fixed capital (depreciation).
Property group:Help on this termFinancial characteristics

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Collection methods:Help on this termData are collected and nationally collated for the reporting period—the financial year ending in 30 June each year. 

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termHealth Expenditure Advisory Committee
Reference documents:Help on this term

Australian Bureau of Statistics 2006. Australian System of Government Finance Statistics: Concepts, sources and methods, 2005. Cat. no. 5514.0.55.001 Canberra: ABS.

Australian Accounting Standards Board 1049, September 2006, <>.

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Organisation—expenses, total Australian currency NNNNN.N Health, Standard 05/12/2007
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

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