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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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Contents >> Section One: 1996 Census Classifications >> Relationship Between Families - FRLF

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This variable describes the relationship between families within a household. For instance, if a household contained two families, the primary family consisting of a couple family with children and the second family consisting of the parents of the reference person of the primary family, the FRLF of the second family is 'Mother's/Father's family'.

      Applicable to: Two or three family households.
        1 - Mother's/Father's family
        2 - Grandparent's family
        3 - Son's/Daughter's family
        4 - Grandchild's family
        5 - Brother's/Sister's family
        6 - Other related family
        7 - Unrelated family
        @ - Not applicable
      Total number of categories: 8
      Not applicable (@) category comprises:
      • Primary families in multi-family households
      • One family households
      • Non-family/Non-classifiable households
      • Unoccupied private dwellings
      • Non-private dwellings
      • Migratory and off-shore CDs






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