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2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 2011  
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 23/05/2011   
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RLCPRelationship as Reported for Couples
First release

Icon - Persons Records the husband/wife or defacto partner relationship as it is reported for both opposite-sex and same-sex couples in the relationship question (Question 5) on the Census Form. This variable shows the number of people who reported their relationship as 'Husband or wife' (regardless of whether they are a same-sex or opposite-sex couple). It should be noted that relationships are only recorded where the couple have been counted in an occupied private dwelling.

Data available on request.

See also Same-Sex Couple Indicator (SSCF).

Applicable to:Persons in Couple Families

Categories:1Husband or Wife as reported, opposite-sex couple
2De facto partner as reported, opposite-sex couple
3Husband or Wife as reported, same-sex couple
4De facto partner as reported, same-sex couple
@Not applicable
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Number of categories:6

Not applicable (@) category comprises:

  • Lone Parent and Other Families
  • Persons in Non-family/Non-classifiable households
  • Persons in Non-private dwellings
  • Persons in migratory, off-shore or shipping SA1s




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