Household file cluster (Indigenous community housing)

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Set Specification
METeOR identifier:605356
Registration status:Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017
DSS type:Data Element Cluster

The Household file cluster collects household demographic information and relevant information to link the household to a dwelling and service provider organisation. The household file information is recorded for all occupants of the dwelling.

Indigenous community housing (ICH) collection households, include those living in dwellings:

  • targeted to Indigenous people;
  • managed by Indigenous Community Housing Organisations (ICHO) able to provide medium to long term housing tenure to tenants; and
  • who received funding both in the current and/or previous financial years.

This collection excludes households living in dwellings managed under:

  • mainstream community housing (i.e. not managed by an ICHO);
  • public rental housing;
  • state owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH); and
  • the Crisis Accommodation Program (CAP).

Dwellings no longer under the administration of an ICHO at 30 June reference financial year (including dwellings demolished, sold or otherwise disposed of) and dwellings not yet available to the ICHO at 30 June of the reference financial year (such as those under construction or being purchased) are also excluded.

Collection and usage attributes

Statistical unit:

Dwelling and Household

Collection methods:

Commonwealth, state and territory governments provide the data to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare for national collation on an annual basis.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Household file cluster (Indigenous community housing) Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017, Indigenous, Endorsed 01/05/2013

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Indigenous community housing DSS 2013-18 Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Metadata items in this Data Set Specification

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Seq No.Metadata item Obligation Max occurs
-Relationship in household cluster (Indigenous community housing)Mandatory99
-Person—date of birth, DDMMYYYYMandatory99
-Person—sex, code NMandatory99
-Service provider organisation—dwelling identifier, X[X(14)]Mandatory1
-Service provider organisation—household identifier, X[X(14)]Mandatory1
-Service provider organisation—organisation identifier, X[X(14)]Mandatory1
-Service provider organisation—person in household identifier, X[X(14)]Mandatory99