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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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STRD Dwelling Structure
First release

Icon - DwellingsRecords the structure of private dwellings.

The Census classification is similar to, but not the same as, the ABS standard dwelling classification. Comparisons with the ABS standard dwelling classification can be made by cross-classifying STRD with the full listing of Dwelling Location (DLOD).


Applicable to:Private dwellings

Categories:Separate house

11Separate house

Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc. with

21One storey
22Two or more storeys

Flat, unit or apartment

31In a one or two storey block
32In a three storey block
33In a four or more storey block
34Attached to a house

Other dwelling

91Caravan, cabin, houseboat
93Improvised home, tent, sleepers out
94House or flat attached to a shop, office, etc.

Supplementary Codes

&&Not stated
@@Not applicable

Number of categories: 12

Not applicable (@@) category comprises:

  • Non-private dwellings
  • Migratory, off-shore and shipping SA1s




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