This variable classifies dwellings into basic dwelling types. Note that the definition of private dwelling includes occupied residences in caravan parks, marinas, manufactured homes estates, and accommodation for the aged/retired (self-care).
See also Dwelling Location (DLOD), Structure of Dwelling (STRD), and Type of Non-Private Dwelling (NPDD)
Applicable to: All dwellings.
1 - Occupied private dwelling
2 - Unoccupied private dwelling
3 - Non-private dwelling
4 - Migratory
5 - Off-shore
Total number of categories: 5