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Dwelling file cluster (Mainstream community housing)

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Set Specification
METeOR identifier:Help on this term480123
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013
DSS type:Help on this termData Element Cluster
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This file captures information about dwellings provided for low to moderate income or special needs households. These dwellings are managed by community-based organisations that have received capital or recurrent subsidy from government. Community housing models vary across jurisdictions, and the housing stock may be owned by a variety of groups including government.

Collection and usage attributes

Statistical unit:Help on this termDwelling, Tenancy rental unit and Households
Collection methods:Help on this term

Data is collected via a survey of community housing providers and forwarded to state or territory housing authorities.

State and territory housing authorities provide the data to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare for national collation on an annual basis.

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Dwelling file cluster (Mainstream community housing) Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Supersedes Dwelling file cluster (Mainstream community housing) Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Mainstream community housing 2010-11 Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013

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-Dwelling—address line, text [X(180)]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—Australian postcode code (Postcode datafile) {NNNN}Mandatory1
-Dwelling—Australian state/territory identifier, code NMandatory1
-Dwelling—boarding house unit indicator, yes/no code NConditional1
-Dwelling—dwelling identifier, X[X(14)]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—housing program type, community housing code N[N]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—housing program type, community housing code N[N]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—number of bedrooms, total N[NN]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—number of tenancies at full capacity, N[NN]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—number of tenancies, N[NN]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—number of tenantable vacancies, N[NN]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—number of untenantable vacancies, N[NN]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—structure type, code N[N]Mandatory1
-Dwelling—suburb/town/locality name, text [A(50)]Mandatory1
-Service provider organisation—organisation identifier, X[X(14)]Mandatory1
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