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Person—household single/couple status, relationship in household code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termPerson household single/couple relationship
METeOR identifier:Help on this term713785
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 10/05/2019
Definition:Help on this term

Whether or not a person identifies as being involved in a couple relationship with another household member, or as a child under 18 years of age, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—household single/couple status

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Couple
2Single - Adult
3Single - Child <18 years of age
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9 Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

 Indicate the relationship of this person to others in the household.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:Help on this term

Indicate the relationship of this person to others in the household.

CODE 1    Couple

This code includes individuals that identify as being in a couple relationship, and live in the same dwelling.

CODE 2    Single - Adult

This code includes individuals that identify as being single, and those that are involved in a couple relationship but the partner is not a member of the household (i.e. not nominated on the tenancy agreement).

CODE 3    Single - Child (<18 years of age)

A person aged under 18 years.

CODE 9    Not stated/inadequately described

This code is not for use in primary data collections.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

 AIHW

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Person—child indicator, code N Housing assistance, Superseded 10/05/2019, Disability, Standard 13/08/2015, Community Services (retired), Standard 19/09/2013

Supersedes Person—household single/couple status, code N Housing assistance, Superseded 10/05/2019

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Community Housing DSS 2018- Housing assistance, Standard 10/05/2019

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous Community Housing DSS 2018- Housing assistance, Standard 10/05/2019

DSS specific attributes +

Public Housing and State Owned and Managed Indigenous housing (PH & SOMIH) DSS 2018- Housing assistance, Standard 10/05/2019

DSS specific attributes +
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