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1266.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Religious Groups (ASCRG), 1996  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 06/11/1996   
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CONTENTS

    Chapter 1: Explanatory notes
      Introduction
      Definition of religion
      Scope of the classification
      Classification criteria and their application
      Design constraints
      Classification structure and expanded classification
      Code scheme
      Editing, coding, storage and presentation of data
    Chapter 2: Classification structure
      Broad groups
      Broad and narrow groups
      Broad, narrow and religious groups
      Expanded structure
        Buddhism
        Christianity
        Hinduism
        Islam
        Judaism
        Other Religions
        No Religion
    Appendix 1: Supplementary codes
    Appendix 2: Coding index: alphabetical order
      A
      B
      C
      D, E
      F, G
      H, I
      J, K, L
      M, N
      O, P
      Q, R
      S
      T, U
      V, W, X, Y, Z
    Appendix 3. Coding index: Numerical order
      0000
      1000
      2000
      3000
      4000
      5000
      6000
      7000
    Concordance: 1991 to 1996
    Concordance: 1996 to 1991


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