Adoption Indigenous status code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Children and Families, Standardisation pending 10/08/2020|
A code set representing Indigenous status.
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
This metadata item is based on the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) standard for Indigenous status. For detailed advice on its use and application please refer to the ABS website as indicated in the Reference documents.
The classification for Indigenous status has a hierarchical structure comprising two levels. There are four categories at the detailed level of the classification which are grouped into two categories at the broad level. There is one supplementary category for 'Not stated/inadequately described' responses. The classification is as follows:
Not stated/inadequately described:
This category is not to be available as a valid answer to the questions but is intended for use:
This metadata item is based on the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) standard for Indigenous status. For information on the Indigenous status standard refer to the Person—Indigenous status, code N data element.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Steward:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Adoption Indigenous status code N Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Adoption—Indigenous status, code N Children and Families, Standardisation pending 10/08/2020