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Living arrangement homelessness code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term400323
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Homelessness, Standard 23/08/2010
Definition:Help on this term

A code set representing the type of living arrangement of a person within a presenting unit.

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
1Lone person
2One parent with child(ren)
3Couple with child(ren)
4Couple without child(ren)
5Other family
6Group
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1   Lone person

This category is used to record single individuals.

CODE 2   One parent with child(ren)

This category includes step and adopted parent/child relationships.

CODE 3   Couple with child(ren)

This category includes step and adopted parent/child relationships.

CODE 4   Couple without child(ren)

This category includes couples without children.

CODE 5   Other family

This category includes all other groups with related individuals, including siblings and multi-generational families of more than two generations.

CODE 6 Group

This category includes two or more unrelated persons who live together. Boarders and lodgers are included in this category.

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics, Family, Household and Income Unit Variables, Cat. No. 1286.0, 2005

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Person—living arrangement, homelessness code N Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Homelessness, Standard 23/08/2010

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