Person income (housing assistance) cluster

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Set Specification
METeOR identifier:605275
Registration status:Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017
DSS type:Data Element Cluster
Scope:

The Person income cluster describes income records for week ending 30 June, for all persons in households ongoing at 30 June, and whose details are provided in the Person cluster.

Collection and usage attributes

Statistical unit:

Person

Collection methods:

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

Include:

  • Multiple income records for persons with different income types.
  • Income records for persons in households in dwellings headleased and managed by state housing authority.

Exclude:

  • Income records for persons in households residing in dwellings owned but not administered by the jurisdiction (e.g. leased to other program areas and not administered by state housing authority).

Data qualifications:

  • No rounding should be applied to income amounts
     
Comments:

Refer to the collection period of the data set to determine the reference year for this cluster.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) 2013. National housing and homelessness data dictionary: version 1, 2013. Cat. no. HOU 269. Canberra: AIHW.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Person income (housing assistance) cluster Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Public rental housing DSS 2013-14 Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Public rental housing DSS 2014-17 Housing assistance, Superseded 19/12/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Public rental housing DSS 2017-18 Housing assistance, Superseded 10/05/2019

Parent DSS specific attributes +

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2013-14 Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2014-17 Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2017-18 Housing assistance, Superseded 05/05/2019

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Metadata items in this Data Set Specification

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Seq No.Metadata item Obligation Max occurs
-Dwelling—housing program type, (public rental housing/SOMIH) code NMandatory1
-Income unit—income unit identifier, X[X(14)]Mandatory1
-Person—assessable income (weekly), total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NNMandatory1
-Person—Australian state/territory identifier, code NMandatory1
-Person—gross weekly income, total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NNMandatory1
-Person—principal source of cash income, code N[.N.N.N]Mandatory1
-Service provider organisation—household identifier, X[X(14)]Mandatory1
-Service provider organisation—person in household identifier, X[X(14)]Mandatory1