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2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 2006 (Reissue)  
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ANC1P/ANC2P
First release
Ancestry1/Ancestry2 Ancestry is coded using the Australian Standard Classification of Cultural and Ethnic Groups (ASCCEG) Second Edition (2005).
To analyse ancestry, both ancestry variables (ANC1P and ANC2P) must be used. There are two ancestry variables because respondents to the Census are asked to report up to two ancestries on their Census form. Respondents do not have the option of ranking their answers to the ancestry question, so where a respondent reports two ancestries, those two ancestries have equal standing. The basis for allocating ancestries to the variables ANC1P and ANC2P is administrative only and is based on the order in which they are processed.
Note: In the 2001 Census both responses were coded to the one variable, Ancestry (ANCP).
Applicable to: All persons


1 OCEANIAN
10 Oceanian, nfd
1000 Oceanian, nfd
11 Australian Peoples
1100 Australian Peoples, nfd
1101 Australian
1102 Australian Aboriginal
1103 Australian South Sea Islander
1104 Torres Strait Islander
12 New Zealand Peoples
1200 New Zealand Peoples, nfd
1201 Maori
1202 New Zealander
13 Melanesian and Papuan
1300 Melanesian and Papuan, nfd
1301 New Caledonian
1302 Ni-Vanuatu
1303 Papua New Guinean
1304 Solomon Islander
1399 Melanesian and Papuan, nec (includes Bisorio, Bougainvillian, Huli)
14 Micronesian
1400 Micronesian, nfd
1401 I-Kiribati
1402 Nauruan
1499 Micronesian, nec (includes Marianas Islander, Marshallese, Palauan)
15 Polynesian
1500 Polynesian, nfd
1501 Cook Islander
1502 Fijian
1503 Niuean
1504 Samoan
1505 Tongan
1506 Hawaiian
1507 Tahitian
1508 Tokelauan
1511 Tuvaluan
1599 Polynesian, nec (includes French Polynesian, Pitcairn Islander, Wallisian)
2 NORTH-WEST EUROPEAN
20 North-West European, nfd
2000 North-West European, nfd
21 British
2100 British, nfd
2101 English
2102 Scottish
2103 Welsh
2104 Channel Islander
2105 Manx
2199 British, nec (includes Falkland Islander)
22 Irish
2201 Irish
23 Western European
2300 Western European, nfd
2301 Austrian
2303 Dutch
2304 Flemish
2305 French
2306 German
2307 Swiss
2311 Belgian
2312 Frisian
2313 Luxembourg
2399 Western European, nec (includes Alsatian, Breton, Walloon)
24 Northern European
2400 Northern European, nfd
2401 Danish
2402 Finnish
2403 Icelandic
2404 Norwegian
2405 Swedish
2499 Northern European, nec (includes Faeroese, Greenlandic, Saami)


3 SOUTHERN AND EASTERN EUROPEAN
30 Southern and Eastern European, nfd
3000 Southern and Eastern European, nfd
31 Southern European
3100 Southern European, nfd
3101 Basque
3102 Catalan
3103 Italian
3104 Maltese
3105 Portuguese
3106 Spanish
3107 Gibraltarian
3199 Southern European, nec (includes Andorran, Galician, Ladin)
32 South Eastern European
3200 South Eastern European, nfd
3201 Albanian
3202 Bosnian
3203 Bulgarian
3204 Croatian
3205 Greek
3206 Macedonian
3207 Moldovan
3208 Montenegrin
3211 Romanian
3212 Roma/Gypsy
3213 Serbian
3214 Slovene
3215 Cypriot
3216 Vlach
3299 South Eastern European, nec (includes Aromani, Karakachani)
33 Eastern European
3300 Eastern European, nfd
3301 Belarusan
3302 Czech
3303 Estonian
3304 Hungarian
3305 Latvian
3306 Lithuanian
3307 Polish
3308 Russian
3311 Slovak
3312 Ukrainian
3313 Sorb/Wend
3399 Eastern European, nec (includes Adygei, Khanty, Nenets)
4 NORTH AFRICAN AND MIDDLE EASTERN
40 North African and Middle Eastern, nfd
4000 North African and Middle Eastern, nfd
41 Arab
4100 Arab, nfd
4101 Algerian
4102 Egyptian
4103 Iraqi
4104 Jordanian
4105 Kuwaiti
4106 Lebanese
4107 Libyan
4108 Moroccan
4111 Palestinian
4112 Saudi Arabian
4113 Syrian
4114 Tunisian
4115 Yemeni
4199 Arab, nec (includes Baggara, Bedouin, Omani)
42 Jewish
4201 Jewish
49 Other North African and Middle Eastern
4900 Other North African and Middle Eastern, nfd
4901 Assyrian/Chaldean
4902 Berber
4903 Coptic
4904 Iranian
4905 Kurdish
4906 Sudanese
4907 Turkish
4999 Other North African and Middle Eastern, nec (includes Azande, Madi, Nubian)
5 SOUTH-EAST ASIAN
50 South-East Asian, nfd
5000 South-East Asian, nfd
51 Mainland South-East Asian
5100 Mainland South-East Asian, nfd
5101 Anglo-Burmese
5102 Burmese
5103 Hmong
5104 Khmer
5105 Lao
5106 Thai
5107 Vietnamese
5108 Karen
5111 Mon
5199 Mainland South-East Asian, nec (includes Arakanese, Chin, Shan)
52 Maritime South-East Asian
5200 Maritime South-East Asian, nfd
5201 Filipino
5202 Indonesian
5203 Javanese
5204 Madurese
5205 Malay
5206 Sundanese
5207 Timorese
5208 Acehnese
5211 Balinese
5212 Bruneian
5213 Kadazan
5214 Singaporean
5215 Temoq
5299 Maritime South-East Asian, nec (includes Iban, Irian Jayan, Sumatran)
6
NORTH-EAST ASIAN
60 North-East Asian, nfd
6000 North-East Asian, nfd
61 Chinese Asian
6100 Chinese Asian, nfd
6101 Chinese
6102 Taiwanese
6199 Chinese Asian, nec (includes Hui, Manchu, Yi)
69 Other North-East Asian
6900 Other North-East Asian, nfd
6901 Japanese
6902 Korean
6903 Mongolian
6904 Tibetan
6999 Other North-East Asian, nec (includes Ainu, Menba, Xiareba)
7
SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL ASIAN
70 Southern and Central Asian, nfd
7000 Southern and Central Asian, nfd
71 Southern Asian
7100 Southern Asian, nfd
7101 Anglo-Indian
7102 Bengali
7103 Burgher
7104 Gujarati
7106 Indian
7107 Malayali
7111 Nepalese
7112 Pakistani
7113 Punjabi
7114 Sikh
7115 Sinhalese
7116 Tamil
7117 Maldivian
7199 Southern Asian, nec (includes Gurkha, Kashmiri, Marathi)
72 Central Asian
7200 Central Asian, nfd
7201 Afghan
7202 Armenian
7203 Georgian
7204 Kazakh
7205 Pathan
7206 Uzbek
7207 Azeri
7208 Hazara
7211 Tajik
7212 Tatar
7213 Turkmen
7214 Uighur
7299 Central Asian, nec (includes Chechen, Circassian, Ingush)
8 PEOPLE OF THE AMERICAS
80 People of the Americas, nfd
8000 People of the Americas, nfd
81 North American
8100 North American, nfd
8101 African American
8102 American
8103 Canadian
8104 French Canadian
8105 Hispanic (North American)
8106 Native North American Indian
8107 Bermudan
8199 North American, nec (includes Aleut, Inuit, Metis)
82 South American
8200 South American, nfd
8201 Argentinian
8202 Bolivian
8203 Brazilian
8204 Chilean
8205 Colombian
8206 Ecuadorian
8207 Guyanese
8208 Peruvian
8211 Uruguayan
8212 Venezuelan
8213 Paraguayan
8299 South American, nec (includes Arawak, Carib, Surinamese)
83 Central American
8300 Central American, nfd
8301 Mexican
8302 Nicaraguan
8303 Salvadoran
8304 Costa Rican
8305 Guatemalan
8306 Mayan
8399 Central American, nec (includes Belizean, Honduran, Panamanian)
84 Caribbean Islander
8400 Caribbean Islander, nfd
8401 Cuban
8402 Jamaican
8403 Trinidadian (Tobagonian)
8404 Barbadian
8405 Puerto Rican
8499 Caribbean Islander, nec (includes Bahamian, Grenadian, Haitian)
9 SUB-SAHARAN AFRICAN
90 Sub-Saharan African, nfd
9000 Sub-Saharan African, nfd
91 Central and West African
9100 Central and West African, nfd
9101 Akan
9103 Ghanaian
9104 Nigerian
9105 Yoruba
9106 Ivorean
9107 Liberian
9108 Sierra Leonean
9199 Central and West African, nec (includes Fang, Fulani, Kongo)
92 Southern and East African
9200 Southern and East African, nfd
9201 Afrikaner
9202 Angolan
9203 Eritrean
9204 Ethiopian
9205 Kenyan
9206 Malawian
9207 Mauritian
9208 Mozambican
9212 Oromo
9213 Seychellois
9214 Somali
9215 South African
9216 Tanzanian
9217 Ugandan
9218 Zambian
9221 Zimbabwean
9222 Amhara
9223 Batswana
9224 Dinka
9225 Hutu
9226 Masai
9227 Nuer
9228 Tigrayan
9231 Tigre
9232 Zulu
9299 Southern and East African, nec (includes Afar, Namibian, Tutsi)


Supplementary Codes
0000 Inadequately described
0901 Eurasian, so described
0902 Asian, so described
0903 African, so described
0904 European, so described
0905 Caucasian, so described
0906 Creole, so described
&&&& Not stated (applies to ANC1P only)
@@@@ Not applicable (applies to ANC2P only)
VVVV Overseas visitor
Total number of categories:
one digit level 9
two digit level 36
four digit level 274

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