Indigenous community housing DSS 2013-
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Set Specification|
|Registration status:||Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017|
|DSS type:||Data Set Specification (DSS)|
The Indigenous Community Housing (ICH) data set specification defines information about Indigenous community housing organisations (ICHOs), the dwellings they manage and the households assisted.
ICHOs are any Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander organisations that are responsible for managing housing for Indigenous people. This includes community organisations such as resource agencies and land councils, which have a range of functions, provided that they manage housing for Indigenous people.
The ICH data set specification includes dwellings:
The ICH data set specification excludes dwellings:
Collection and usage attributes
National reporting arrangements
State and territory housing authorities provide the data to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) for national collation on an annual basis. Data are sourced from ICHOs via surveys, the jurisdiction's administrative systems, and dwelling audits conducted by state/territory housing authorities.
Periods for which data are collected and nationally collated
The reference period starts on 1 July and ends on 30 June each financial year. The reference period for this collection is the financial year for which the data were collected: 2013-14, 2014-15 and so forth.
|Implementation start date:||01/07/2013|
While approved as the national standard, some details are not presented in accordance with best practice standards for metadata published as national standards in METeOR. Improvements may be made to the presentation of the metadata in the future; however they will not affect the meaning of the metadata or the interpretation of data collected using the metadata.
Glossary terms that are relevant to this data set include:
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Steward:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
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Supersedes Indigenous community housing DSS 2012-13 Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017