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Person—Indigenous status, code A

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termIndigenous status
METeOR identifier:Help on this term639285
Registration status:Help on this termCommonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Standard 20/06/2018
Definition:Help on this term

Whether a person identifies as being of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander origin, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—Indigenous status

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termA
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
IIndigenous
NNon-Indigenous
UUnknown

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Government Department of Social Services

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This information is collected on a voluntary basis and is of unknown quality. Individuals may change their identification over time.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Government Department of Social Services

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Demographics Cluster Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Standard 20/06/2018

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