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316 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander code

Description

A code which identifies whether or not the student identifies herself or himself as being of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent.

Details

Version: 0.1
First year: 2005
Last year: 2006
Field name: ABORIG-TORRES
Element name: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander code

Code format:

Data Type: Numeric
Units: Code (numeric)
Width: 1

Classification

CODE MEANING
2
Non indigenous – neither Aboriginal nor Torres Strait Islander origin
3
Of Aboriginal origin but not Torres Strait Islander
4
Of Torres Strait Islander origin but not Aboriginal
5
Of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander origin
9
No information

Coding notes

None

Please refer to the Glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.

Input files

Higher Education:

  • Student Enrolment (EN)
  • Past Course Completions (PS)

Change History

Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.


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