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Service provider organisation—geographic location (CD), code (ASGC 2011) NNNNNNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termGeographic location of organisation (CD)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term455515
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Standard 09/03/2012
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 21/02/2012
Definition:Help on this termThe geographical location of an agency using a seven digit numerical code which indicates the Collection District (CD) within the state or territory of Australia.
Data Element Concept:Service provider organisation—geographic location

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:Australian Standard Geographical Classification 2011
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNNNNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term7

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

The geographical location is reported using a seven digit numerical code. The first digit is the single digit code to indicate state or territory. The remaining six digits are the numerical code for the Collection District (CD) within the state or territory.

The single digit codes for the states and territories and the six digit codes for the CDs are as defined in the Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC).

The ASGC is updated on an annual basis with a date of effect of 1 July each year. The codes for CDs are unique within each state and territory, but not within the whole country. Thus, to define a unique location, the code of the state or territory is required in addition to the code for the CD.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Service provider organisation—geographic location (CD), code (ASGC 2010) NNNNNNN Early Childhood, Superseded 09/03/2012, Community Services (retired), Superseded 21/02/2012

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2012 Early Childhood, Superseded 08/04/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2013 Early Childhood, Superseded 28/05/2014

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2013 Early Childhood, Superseded 28/05/2014

DSS specific attributes +

Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) cluster 2011 Early Childhood, Superseded 28/05/2014
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 21/02/2012

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