Residential type homelessness code N[N]
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010|
Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018
A code set categorising residential arrangements that relate in particular to homelessness.
|Maximum character length:||2|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 House/townhouse/flat
Includes bedsits, flats attached to houses or shops etc.
CODE 7 No dwelling/street/park/in the open
Includes those people who are sleeping in public transport, e.g. riding on trains/buses etc. because they have no other option.
CODE 10 Emergency accommodation
Includes night shelter/women's refuge/youth shelter.
CODE 12 Hospital (excluding psychiatric)
Includes hospitals and other health care facilities but not specialised prison health facilities.
CODE 13 Psychiatric hospital/unit
Includes mental health units and forensic health units of corrective services systems.
CODE 14 Disability support
Includes all units whose primary role is disability support.
CODE 15 Rehabilitation facility
Includes facilities that cater for drug and alcohol rehabilitation. Excludes rehabilitation in prisons and correctional facilities.
CODE 16 Adult correctional facility
Includes those facilities whose main role is to detain and rehabilitate adult prisoners.
CODE 17 Youth/juvenile justice correctional centre
Includes those facilities whose main role is to detain and rehabilitate youth or juveniles. Community custodial facilities are included in this category.
CODE 19 Aged care facility
Nursing home, aged care hostel or non-self contained accommodation for the aged.
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Residential type code N[N] Homelessness, Standard 10/08/2018
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Person—residential type, homelessness code N[N] Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010