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Person—area of usual residence, Australian state/territory code AA[A]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termState or territory of usual residence
METeOR identifier:Help on this term645249
Registration status:Help on this termCommonwealth Department of Social Services, Standard 20/06/2018
Definition:Help on this term

The state or territory of usual residence of a person, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—area of usual residence

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termAA[A]
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
ACTAustralian Capital Territory
NSWNew South Wales
NTNorthern Territory
QLDQueensland
SASouth Australia
TASTasmania
VICVictoria
WAWestern Australia
EXTOther territories (Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Christmas Island and Jervis Bay Territory)
IOBInternational Operations Branch

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

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

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Government Department of Social Services

Data element attributes

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

Location Cluster Commonwealth Department of Social Services, Standard 20/06/2018

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