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Address—statistical area, level 1 (SA1) code (ASGS 2011) N(11)

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termStatistical area level 1 (SA1)
Synonymous names:Help on this termSA1
METeOR identifier:Help on this term457287
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 06/12/2016
Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/12/2011
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A designated region representing the smallest unit for the release of Census data used for describing a location, as represented by a code.

Data element concept attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Data element concept:Address—statistical area
METeOR identifier:Help on this term457285
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 06/12/2016
Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/12/2011
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Definition:Help on this termA designated region with a pre-determined population used for describing location and contact details. Based on the Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) structure of six hierarchical statistical area levels comprised in ascending order.
Object class:Help on this termAddress
Property:Help on this termStatistical area

Value domain attributes

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Value domain:Statistical area level 1 (SA1) code (ASGS 2011) N(11)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term455781
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 06/12/2016
Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/12/2011
Definition:Help on this term

A code set representing the smallest unit for the release of Census data.

Context:Help on this term

For the 2011 Edition of the Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS), Statistical area level 1 (SA1) closely reflect local government area (LGA) boundaries.

Classification Scheme:Australian Statistical Geography Standard 2011

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termN(11)
Maximum character length:Help on this term11

Collection and usage attributes

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SA1 coding structure:

SA1s are identified by an 11-digit fully hierarchical code. The SA1 identifier is a 2-digit code, assigned within an SA2.

State/territory SA4 SA3 SA2 SA1
N NN NN NNNN NN
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There are approximately 55,000 SA1s. In aggregate, they cover the whole of Australia without gaps or overlaps.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this term

1270.0.55.001 - Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS): Volume 1 - Main Structure and Greater Capital City Statistical Areas, July 2011 http://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/DetailsPage/
1270.0.55.001July%202011?OpenDocument

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Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Address—statistical area, level 1 (SA1) code (ASGS 2016) N(11) Health, Standard 06/12/2016, Early Childhood, Standard 24/07/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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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: Aggregate NMDS 2014 Early Childhood, Superseded 01/06/2015

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2015 Early Childhood, Standard 01/06/2015

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2016 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2017 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2012 Early Childhood, Superseded 08/04/2013

DSS specific attributes +

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

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2014 Early Childhood, Superseded 01/06/2015

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2015 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2016 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2017 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) (2011 Census, ASGS 2011) cluster Health, Superseded 06/09/2018
Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018
Community Services (retired), Not progressed 23/01/2018

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