Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Set Specification|
|Registration status:||Housing assistance, Standard 19/12/2017|
|DSS type:||Data Element Cluster|
The Person cluster describes details of all persons who received assistance during the year (ongoing and non-ongoing).
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
All jurisdictions are asked to supply the single/couple codes in the reference period data extractions. Previously, a household’s bedroom requirement has been calculated using the Proxy Occupancy Standard (POS), however under National Affordable Housing Agreement (NAHA) reporting requirements, the match of a dwelling to household size is based on Canadian National Occupancy Standard (CNOS).
New low income cut–off measures for low income households based on new definition under NAHA.
Refer to the collection period of the data set to determine the reference year for this cluster.
Source and reference attributes
|Steward:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) 2006. National Housing Assistance Data Dictionary Version 3 (Housing Assistance Data Development Series). AIHW cat. no. HOU 147. Canberra: AIHW.
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Person (housing assistance) cluster Housing assistance, Superseded 19/12/2017
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
All attributes +
Public rental housing DSS 2017-18 Housing assistance, Superseded 10/05/2019
State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2017-18 Housing assistance, Superseded 05/05/2019