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2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 1996  
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Contents >> Section One: 1996 Census Classifications >> Birthplace of Individual - BPLP

1st Release

This variable is coded using the Australian Standard Classification of Countries for Social Statistics (ASCCSS).

Applicable to: All persons.

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    1 OCEANIA AND ANTARTICA
    2 EUROPE AND THE FORMER USSR
    3 THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA
    4 SOUTHEAST ASIA
    5 NORTHEAST ASIA
    6 SOUTHERN ASIA
    7 NORTHERN AMERICA
    8 SOUTH AMERICA, CENTRAL AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN
    9 AFRICA (EXCLUDING NORTH AFRICA)
    SUPPLEMENTARY CODES

1 OCEANIA AND ANTARTICA
    10 Oceania and Antarctica, nfd
    1000 Oceania and Antarctica, nfd

    11 Australia
    1100 Australia

    12 Australian External Territories
    1200 Australian External Territories, nfd
    1203 Norfolk Island
    1299 Other Australian External Territories

    13 New Zealand
    1301 New Zealand

    14 Melanesia
    1400 Melanesia, nfd
    1401 New Caledonia
    1402 Papua New Guinea
    1403 Solomon Islands
    1404 Vanuatu

    15 Micronesia

    1500 Micronesia, nfd
    1501 Federated States of Micronesia
    1502 Guam
    1503 Kiribati
    1504 Marshall Islands
    1505 Nauru
    1506 Northern Mariana Islands
    1507 Palau

    16 Polynesia (excluding Hawaii)

    1600 Polynesia (excluding Hawaii), nfd
    1601 Cook Islands
    1602 Fiji
    1603 French Polynesia
    1604 Niue
    1605 Samoa, American
    1606 Samoa, Western
    1607 Tokelau
    1608 Tonga
    1609 Tuvalu
    1610 Wallis and Futuna
    1699 Other Polynesia (excluding Hawaii)

    17 Antarctica

    1700 Antarctica, nfd
    1701 Adelie Land (France)
    1702 Argentinian Antarctic Territory
    1703 Australian Antarctic Territory
    1704 British Antarctic Territory
    1705 Chilean Antarctic Territory
    1706 Queen Maud Land (Norway)
    1707 Ross Dependency (New Zealand)


2 EUROPE AND THE FORMER USSR
    20 Europe and the Former USSR, nfd
    2000 Europe and the Former USSR, nfd

    21 The United Kingdom and Ireland

    2100 The United Kingdom and Ireland, nfd
    2101 England
    2102 Scotland
    2103 Wales
    2104 Northern Ireland
    2105 Channel Islands
    2106 Isle of Man
    2107 Ireland

    22 Southern Europe

    2200 Southern Europe, nfd
    2201 Albania
    2202 Andorra
    2203 Cyprus
    2204 Gibraltar
    2205 Greece
    2206 Holy See
    2207 Italy
    2208 Malta
    2209 Portugal
    2210 San Marino
    2211 Spain
    2220 Former Yugoslavia, nfd
    2221 Bosnia-Herzegovina
    2222 Croatia
    2223 Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)
    2226 Slovenia
    2233 Former Yugoslav Republics of Serbia and Montenegro

    23 Western Europe

    2300 Western Europe, nfd
    2301 Austria
    2302 Belgium
    2303 France
    2305 Germany, Federal Republic of
    2306 Liechtenstein
    2307 Luxembourg
    2308 Monaco
    2309 Netherlands
    2310 Switzerland

    24 Northern Europe

    2400 Northern Europe, nfd
    2401 Denmark
    2402 Faeroe Islands
    2403 Finland
    2404 Greenland
    2405 Iceland
    2406 Norway
    2407 Sweden

    25 Eastern Europe

    2500 Eastern Europe, nfd
    2501 Bulgaria
    2502 Former Czechoslovakia, nfd
    2503 Hungary
    2504 Poland
    2505 Romania
    2506 Czech Republic
    2507 Slovak Republic

    26 The Former USSR and the Baltic States

    2600 The Former USSR and the Baltic States, nfd
    2601 Armenia
    2602 Azerbaijan
    2603 Belarus
    2604 Estonia
    2605 Georgia
    2606 Kazakhstan
    2607 Kyrgyzstan
    2608 Latvia
    2609 Lithuania
    2610 Moldova
    2611 Russian Federation
    2612 Tadjikistan
    2613 Turkmenistan
    2614 Ukraine
    2615 Uzbekistan


3 THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA
    30 The Middle East and North Africa, nfd
    3000 The Middle East and North Africa, nfd

    31 The Middle East
    3100 The Middle East, nfd
    3101 Bahrain
    3102 West Bank/Gaza Strip
    3103 Iran
    3104 Iraq
    3105 Israel
    3106 Jordan
    3107 Kuwait
    3108 Lebanon
    3109 Oman
    3110 Qatar
    3111 Saudi Arabia
    3112 Syria
    3113 Turkey
    3114 United Arab Emirates
    3116 Yemen

    32 North Africa
    3200 North Africa, nfd
    3201 Algeria
    3202 Cape Verde
    3203 Egypt
    3204 Libya
    3205 Mauritania
    3206 Morocco
    3207 Sudan
    3208 Tunisia
    3209 Western Sahara
    3299 Other North Africa


4 SOUTHEAST ASIA
    41 Southeast Asia
    4100 Southeast Asia, nfd
    4101 Brunei
    4102 Cambodia
    4103 Indonesia
    4104 Laos
    4105 Malaysia
    4106 Burma (Myanmar)
    4107 Philippines
    4108 Singapore
    4109 Thailand
    4110 Viet Nam


5 NORTHEAST ASIA
    51 Northeast Asia
    5100 Northeast Asia, nfd
    5101 China (excluding Taiwan Province)
    5102 Hong Kong
    5103 Japan
    5104 Korea, Democratic People's Republic of
    5105 Korea, Republic of
    5106 Macau
    5107 Mongolia
    5108 Taiwan (Province of China)


6 SOUTHERN ASIA
    61 Southern Asia
    6100 Southern Asia, nfd
    6101 Afghanistan
    6102 Bangladesh
    6103 Bhutan
    6104 India
    6105 Maldives
    6106 Nepal
    6107 Pakistan
    6108 Sri Lanka


7 NORTHERN AMERICA
    71 Northern America
    7100 Northern America, nfd
    7101 Bermuda
    7102 Canada
    7103 St Pierre and Miquelon
    7104 United States of America


8 SOUTH AMERICA, CENTRAL AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN
    80 South America, Central America and the Caribbean, nfd
    8000 South America, Central America and the Caribbean, nfd

    81 South America
    8100 South America, nfd
    8101 Argentina
    8102 Bolivia
    8103 Brazil
    8104 Chile
    8105 Colombia
    8106 Ecuador
    8107 Falkland Islands
    8108 French Guiana
    8109 Guyana
    8110 Paraguay
    8111 Peru
    8112 Suriname
    8113 Uruguay
    8114 Venezuela

    82 Central America
    8200 Central America, nfd
    8201 Belize
    8202 Costa Rica
    8203 El Salvador
    8204 Guatemala
    8205 Honduras
    8206 Mexico
    8207 Nicaragua
    8208 Panama

    83 The Caribbean
    8300 The Caribbean, nfd
    8301 Anguilla
    8302 Antigua and Barbuda
    8303 Aruba
    8304 Bahamas
    8305 Barbados
    8306 Cayman Islands
    8307 Cuba
    8308 Dominica
    8309 Dominican Republic
    8310 Grenada
    8311 Guadeloupe
    8312 Haiti
    8313 Jamaica
    8314 Martinique
    8315 Montserrat
    8316 Netherlands Antilles
    8317 Puerto Rico
    8318 St Kitts-Nevis
    8319 St Lucia
    8320 St Vincent and the Grenadines
    8321 Trinidad and Tobago
    8322 Turks and Caicos Islands
    8323 Virgin Islands, British
    8324 Virgin Islands, United States


9 AFRICA (EXCLUDING NORTH AFRICA)
    90 Africa (excluding North Africa), nfd
    9000 Africa (excluding North Africa), nfd

    91 Central and West Africa
    9100 Central and West Africa, nfd
    9101 Benin
    9102 Burkina Faso
    9103 Cameroon
    9104 Central African Republic
    9105 Chad
    9106 Congo
    9107 Cote d'Ivoire
    9108 Equatorial Guinea
    9109 Gabon
    9110 Gambia
    9111 Ghana
    9112 Guinea
    9113 Guinea-Bissau
    9114 Liberia
    9115 Mali
    9116 Niger
    9117 Nigeria
    9118 Sao Tome and Principe
    9119 Senegal
    9120 Sierra Leone
    9121 Togo
    9122 Zaire

    92 Southern and East Africa
    9200 Southern and East Africa, nfd
    9201 Angola
    9202 Botswana
    9203 Burundi
    9204 Comoros (excluding Mayotte)
    9205 Djibouti
    9207 Kenya
    9208 Lesotho
    9209 Madagascar
    9210 Malawi
    9211 Mauritius
    9212 Mayotte
    9213 Mozambique
    9214 Namibia
    9215 Reunion
    9216 Rwanda
    9217 St Helena
    9218 Seychelles
    9219 Somalia
    9220 South Africa
    9221 Swaziland
    9222 Tanzania
    9223 Uganda
    9224 Zambia
    9225 Zimbabwe
    9226 Eritrea
    9227 Ethiopia


SUPPLEMENTARY CODES
    0000 Inadequately Described
    0001 At Sea
    0002 Not Elsewhere Classified
    &&&& Not Stated
    VVVV Overseas Visitor

Total number of categories: 276





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