An indicator of the socio-economic background of a student
|Field name:||Low SES indicator|
|Element name:||Low SES indicator|
|0||Not Low SES||All other cases|
|1||Low SES||The students' postcode of permanent home residence is matched against the Opens in a new window: 2011 SEIFA Index of Education and Occupation by postal area where postal areas containing the bottom 25% of the population aged 15‑64 on the SEIFA file are classified as Low SES.|
This element is not used in files provided to the department by universities; it is a "derived" element used in the department's output datasets.