Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Standard 20/06/2018|
A code set representing Australian states and territories.
|Maximum character length:||3|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
The order presented here is that used by the Australian Government Department of Social Services. Other organisations (including the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare) publish data in state order based on population (that is, Western Australia before South Australia and Australian Capital Territory before Northern Territory).
Source and reference attributes
Australian Government Department of Social Services
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Person—area of usual residence, Australian state/territory code AA[A] Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Standard 20/06/2018