Address—statistical area, level 3 (SA3) code (ASGS 2016) NNNNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Statistical area level 3 (SA3)
Synonymous names:SA3
METeOR identifier:723561
Registration status:Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 15/10/2019

A designated region representing a standardised regional breakup of Australia, as represented by a code. The aim of SA3s is to create a standard framework for the analysis of ABS data at the regional level through clustering groups of SA2s that have similar regional characteristics.

Data Element Concept:Address—statistical area

Data element attributes