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2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 1996  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 03/07/1996   
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This variable classifies families into different types. When classifying families into different types, information about temporarily absent family members is used.

      Applicable to: Families in family households.
        1 - COUPLE FAMILY
        11 - WITH CHILDREN UNDER 15
        111 - and non-dependent children
        1111 - and relatives
        1112 - without relatives
        112 - without non-dependents
        1121 - and relatives
        1122 - without relatives

        12 - WITH DEPENDENT STUDENTS(15-24)
        121 - and non-dependent children
        1211 - and relatives
        1212 - without relatives
        122 - without non-dependents
        1221 - and relatives
        1222 - without relatives

        13 - WITH CHILDREN UNDER 15 AND DEPENDENT STUDENTS (15-24)
        131 - and non-dependent children
        1311 - and relatives
        1312 - without relatives
        132 - without non-dependent children
        1321 - and relatives
        1322 - without relatives

        14 - WITH NON-DEPENDENT CHILDREN
        141 - with non-dependent children
        1411 - and relatives
        1412 - without relatives

        2 - COUPLE FAMILY WITHOUT CHILDREN
        24 - COUPLE FAMILY WITHOUT CHILDREN
        242 - Couple family without children
        2421 - and relatives
        2422 - without relatives

        3 - ONE PARENT FAMILY
        31 - WITH CHILDREN UNDER 15
        311 - and non-dependent children
        3111 - and relatives
        3112 - without relatives
        312 - without non-dependent children
        3121- and relatives
        3122 - without relatives

        32 - WITH DEPENDENT STUDENTS (15-24)
        321 - and non-dependent children
        3211 - and relatives
        3212 - without relatives
        322 - without non-dependent children
        3221 - and relatives
        3222 - without relatives

        33 - WITH CHILDREN UNDER 15 AND DEPENDENT STUDENTS (15-24)
        331 - and non-dependent children
        3311 - and relatives
        3312 - without relatives
        332 - without non-dependent children
        3321 - and relatives
        3322 - without relatives

        34 - WITH NON-DEPENDENT CHILDREN
        341- and non-dependent children
        3411 - and relatives
        3412 - without relatives

        9 - OTHER FAMILY
        94 - OTHER FAMILY
        942 - Other family
        9429 - Other family
      Total number of categories: 32
      Not applicable (@@@@) category comprises:
      • Non-family/Non-classifiable households
      • Unoccupied private dwellings
      • Non-private dwellings
      • Migratory and off-shore CDs






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