Local Government Area (LGA) code (ASGS 2016) N(5)
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 04/05/2021|
A code set representing an approximation of gazetted local government boundaries as defined by each State and Territory Local Government Department.
|Classification scheme:||Australian Statistical Geography Standard 2016|
|Maximum character length:||5|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
LGA coding structure:
A LGA is identifiable by a 5-digit code. The LGA identifier is a 4-digit code preceded by the state/territory identifier. A LGA code is only unique within a state/territory if it is preceded by the state/territory identifier.
Source and reference attributes
Department of Health Tasmania
Australian Bureau of Statistics 2016. Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS): Volume 1 - Main Structure and Greater Capital City Statistical Areas July 2016. ABS cat. no. 1270.0.55.001. Canberra: ABS.
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Person—area of usual residence, local government area (LGA) code (ASGS 2016) N(5) Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 04/05/2021