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Service provider organisation—sector, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSector type
Synonymous names:Help on this termAgency sector; Government/non-government sector; public/private sector
METeOR identifier:Help on this term621278
Registration status:Help on this termDisability, Standard 29/02/2016
Definition:Help on this term

The categorisation of a service provider organisation based on funding and management arrangements, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Service provider organisation—sector

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
1Government (public)
2Non-government (private)
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated, /inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1   Government (public)
The government (public) sector comprises all government units and non-market non-profit institutions (NPIs) that are controlled and mainly financed by government. This includes all public corporations and the general government sector represented by the three levels of government.

CODE 2   Non-government (private)
The non-government (private) sector comprises all non-profit institutions (NPIs) and corporations not controlled by the general government other than non-market NPIs that are controlled and mainly financed by government.


Source and reference attributes

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Reference documents:Help on this term

Australian Bureau of Statistics 2013. Standard Economic Sector Classifications of Australia (SESCA), 2008, Version 1.1, ABS cat no. 1218.0. Canberra: ABS.

Data element attributes

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

See also Service provider organisation—income tax exempt indicator, code N Disability, Standard 29/02/2016

See also Service provider organisation—level of government, code N Disability, Standard 15/12/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Agency sector cluster Disability, Standard 29/02/2016

Agency sector cluster Disability, Standard 15/12/2017

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