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485 SES Mother

Description

An eight-character code indicating responses to four questions about Socio Economic Status of Mother/Guardian.

Details

Version:1.0
First year:2003
Last year:2004
Field name:Occupation and Educational Background MOTHER
Element name:SES Mother

Code format:

Data Type:Character
Units:Four double-numeric fields
Width:8

Classification

1st & 2nd characters

CODEMEANING
01Student indicated Mother/Guardian has a university qualification
02Student indicated Mother/Guardian does not have a university qualification
03Student did not know if Mother/Guardian has a university qualification

3rd & 4th characters

CODEMEANING
01Student indicated Mother/Guardian has a post‑secondary qualification other than a university qualification
02Student indicated Mother/Guardian does not have a post‑secondary qualification other than a university qualification
03Student did not know if Mother/Guardian has a post‑secondary qualification other than a university qualification

5th & 6th characters

CODEMEANING
01Student indicated Mother/Guardian had a full‑time or part‑time job last week
02Student indicated Mother/Guardian did not have a full‑time or part‑time job last week
03Student did not know if Mother/Guardian had a full‑time or part‑time job last week

7th & 8th characters

What was the Mother/Guardian's full‑time or part‑time job last week

CODEMEANING
01Health, Education, Legal, Science, Building & Engineering qualified Professionals
02Nurses/therapists; Social, Business, Computing, Media & Air/sea transport qualified Professionals
03Elected and appointed officials; Senior management ‑ public sector and large organisations
04Artists; Associates/technicians; Police/ADF officers (non‑commissioned); Sportspeople; Business specialists
05Farm, shop, office & hospitality Managers; Specialised clerks, sales & service workers; Mechanical engineering, electrical & communications Tradespeople
06Building/auto/arts/miscellaneous Tradespeople; Secretaries; Clerks; Care workers
07Transport & service workers; Metal/textile/glass/wood/agriculture Tradespeople; Stationary plant operators; Skilled forestry/waterside/mining/construction workers; Defence Forces (lower ranks)
08Other service workers; Other machine operators; Factory/farm hands; Labourers
09Unknown, not provided

Coding notes

​These data are required only for domestic commencing students who are aged 20 years and under. These data are only required for initial enrolment. Data within this Element should remain the same for all future Submissions of the Student Enrolment File.

Input files

​Past Element

Change History

​19 March 2002