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2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 2001  
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Contents >> Mnemonic Index >> BPLP - Birthplace of Individual

BPLP Birthplace of Individual - 1st Release

This variable is coded using the Standard Australian Classification of Countries (SACC).

Applicable to:    All persons

1    Oceania and Antarctica

10    Oceania and Antarctica, n.f.d.

1000    Oceania and Antarctica, n.f.d.

11    Australia (includes External Territories)

1100    Australia (includes External Territories), n.f.d.
1101    Australia
1102    Norfolk Island
1199    Australian External Territories, n.e.c.

12    New Zealand

1201    New Zealand

13    Melanesia

1300    Melanesia, n.f.d.
1301    New Caledonia
1302    Papua New Guinea
1303    Solomon Islands
1304    Vanuatu

14    Micronesia

1400    Micronesia, n.f.d.
1401    Guam
1402    Kiribati
1403    Marshall Islands
1404    Micronesia, Federated States of
1405    Nauru
1406    Northern Mariana Islands
1407    Palau

15    Polynesia (excludes Hawaii)

1500    Polynesia (excludes Hawaii), n.f.d.
1501    Cook Islands
1502    Fiji
1503    French Polynesia
1504    Niue
1505    Samoa
1506    Samoa, American
1507    Tokelau

1508    Tonga
1511    Tuvalu
1512    Wallis and Futuna
1599    Polynesia (excludes Hawaii), n.e.c.

16    Antarctica

1600    Antarctica, n.f.d.
1601    Adelie Land (France)
1602    Argentinian Antarctic Territory
1603    Australian Antarctic Territory
1604    British Antarctic Territory
1605    Chilean Antarctic Territory
1606    Queen Maud Land (Norway)
1607    Ross Dependency (New Zealand)

2    North-West Europe

20    North-West Europe, n.f.d.

2000    North-West Europe, n.f.d.

21    United Kingdom

2100    United Kingdom, n.f.d.
2101    Channel Islands
2102    England
2103    Isle of Man
2104    Northern Ireland
2105    Scotland
2106    Wales

22    Ireland

2201    Ireland

23    Western Europe

2300    Western Europe, n.f.d.
2301    Austria
2302    Belgium
2303    France
2304    Germany
2305    Liechtenstein
2306    Luxembourg
2307    Monaco
2308    Netherlands
2311    Switzerland

24    Northern Europe

2400    Northern Europe, n.f.d.
2401    Denmark
2402    Faeroe Islands
2403    Finland
2404    Greenland
2405    Iceland
2406    Norway
2407    Sweden

3    Southern and Eastern Europe

30    Southern and Eastern Europe, n.f.d.

3000    Southern and Eastern Europe, n.f.d.

31    Southern Europe

3100    Southern Europe, n.f.d.
3101    Andorra
3102    Gibraltar
3103    Holy See
3104    Italy
3105    Malta
3106    Portugal
3107    San Marino
3108    Spain

32    South Eastern Europe

3200    South Eastern Europe, n.f.d.
3201    Albania
3202    Bosnia and Herzegovina
3203    Bulgaria
3204    Croatia
3205    Cyprus
3206    Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)
3207    Greece
3208    Moldova
3211    Romania
3212    Slovenia
3213    Yugoslavia, Federal Republic of

33    Eastern Europe

3300    Eastern Europe, n.f.d.
3301    Belarus
3302    Czech Republic
3303    Estonia

3304    Hungary
3305    Latvia
3306    Lithuania
3307    Poland
3308    Russian Federation
3311    Slovakia
3312    Ukraine

4    North Africa and the Middle East

40    North Africa and the Middle East, n.f.d.

4000    North Africa and the Middle East, n.f.d.

41    North Africa

4100    North Africa, n.f.d.
4101    Algeria
4102    Egypt
4103    Libya
4104    Morocco
4105    Sudan
4106    Tunisia
4107    Western Sahara
4199    North Africa, n.e.c.

42    Middle East

4200    Middle East, n.f.d.
4201    Bahrain
4202    Gaza Strip and West Bank
4203    Iran
4204    Iraq
4205    Israel
4206    Jordan
4207    Kuwait
4208    Lebanon
4211    Oman
4212    Qatar
4213    Saudi Arabia
4214    Syria
4215    Turkey
4216    United Arab Emirates
4217    Yemen

5    South-East Asia

50    South-East Asia, n.f.d.

5000    South-East Asia, n.f.d.

51    Mainland South-East Asia

5100    Mainland South-East Asia, n.f.d.
5101    Burma (Myanmar)
5102    Cambodia
5103    Laos
5104    Thailand
5105    Viet Nam

52    Maritime South-East Asia

5200    Maritime South-East Asia, n.f.d.
5201    Brunei Darussalam
5202    Indonesia
5203    Malaysia
5204    Philippines
5205    Singapore
5206    East Timor

6    North-East Asia

60    North-East Asia, n.f.d.

6000    North-East Asia, n.f.d.

61    Chinese Asia (includes Mongolia)

6100    Chinese Asia (includes Mongolia), n.f.d.
6101    China (excludes SARs and Taiwan Province)
6102    Hong Kong (SAR of China)
6103    Macau (SAR of China)
6104    Mongolia
6105    Taiwan

62    Japan and the Koreas

6200    Japan and the Koreas, n.f.d.
6201    Japan
6202    Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of (North)
6203    Korea, Republic of (South)

7    Southern and Central Asia

70    Southern and Central Asia, n.f.d.

7000    Southern and Central Asia, n.f.d.

71    Southern Asia

7100    Southern Asia, n.f.d.
7101    Bangladesh
7102    Bhutan
7103    India
7104    Maldives
7105    Nepal
7106    Pakistan
7107    Sri Lanka

72    Central Asia

7200    Central Asia, n.f.d.
7201    Afghanistan
7202    Armenia
7203    Azerbaijan
7204    Georgia
7205    Kazakhstan
7206    Kyrgyz Republic
7207    Tajikistan
7208    Turkmenistan
7211    Uzbekistan

8    Americas

80    Americas, n.f.d.

8000    Americas, n.f.d.

81    Northern America

8100    Northern America, n.f.d.
8101    Bermuda
8102    Canada
8103    St Pierre and Miquelon
8104    United States of America

82    South America

8200    South America, n.f.d.
8201    Argentina
8202    Bolivia
8203    Brazil
8204    Chile
8205    Colombia
8206    Ecuador
8207    Falkland Islands
8208    French Guiana
8211    Guyana
8212    Paraguay
8213    Peru

8214    Suriname
8215    Uruguay
8216    Venezuela
8299    South America, n.e.c.

83    Central America

8300    Central America, n.f.d.
8301    Belize
8302    Costa Rica
8303    El Salvador
8304    Guatemala
8305    Honduras
8306    Mexico
8307    Nicaragua
8308    Panama

84    Caribbean

8400    Caribbean, n.f.d.
8401    Anguilla
8402    Antigua and Barbuda
8403    Aruba
8404    Bahamas
8405    Barbados
8406    Cayman Islands
8407    Cuba
8408    Dominica
8411    Dominican Republic
8412    Grenada
8413    Guadeloupe
8414    Haiti
8415    Jamaica
8416    Martinique
8417    Montserrat
8418    Netherlands Antilles
8421    Puerto Rico
8422    St Kitts and Nevis
8423    St Lucia
8424    St Vincent and the Grenadines
8425    Trinidad and Tobago
8426    Turks and Caicos Islands
8427    Virgin Islands, British
8428    Virgin Islands, United States

9    Sub-Saharan Africa

90    Sub-Saharan Africa, n.f.d.

9000    Sub-Saharan Africa, n.f.d.

91    Central and West Africa

9100    Central and West Africa, n.f.d.
9101    Benin
9102    Burkina Faso
9103    Cameroon
9104    Cape Verde
9105    Central African Republic
9106    Chad
9107    Congo
9108    Congo, Democratic Republic of
9111    Côte d’Ivoire
9112    Equatorial Guinea
9113    Gabon
9114    Gambia
9115    Ghana
9116    Guinea
9117    Guinea-Bissau
9118    Liberia
9121    Mali
9122    Mauritania
9123    Niger
9124    Nigeria
9125    Sao Tomé and Principe
9126    Senegal
9127    Sierra Leone
9128    Togo

92    Southern and East Africa

9200    Southern and East Africa, n.f.d.
9201    Angola
9202    Botswana
9203    Burundi
9204    Comoros
9205    Djibouti
9206    Eritrea
9207    Ethiopia
9208    Kenya
9211    Lesotho
9212    Madagascar
9213    Malawi
9214    Mauritius
9215    Mayotte
9216    Mozambique
9217    Namibia
9218    Réunion
9221    Rwanda
9222    St Helena

9223    Seychelles
9224    Somalia
9225    South Africa
9226    Swaziland
9227    Tanzania
9228    Uganda
9231    Zambia
9232    Zimbabwe
9299    Southern and East Africa, n.e.c.

Supplementary Codes

0000     Inadequately described
0001     At sea
0002     Not elsewhere classified
&&&&   Not stated
VVVV   Overseas visitor

Total number of categories:

one digit level    9
two digit level    36
four digit level    284


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