1216.0.15.003 - Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC) Remoteness Area Correspondences, 2006  
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This file identifies which 2006 Remoteness Areas (RA) comprises of which 2006 State Suburbs (SSC).

The file contains a total of 8667 records.

File Name: 'CP2006RA_2006SSC.txt'

Format: ASCII comma delimited text file

Record Structure

Field Name

      1 Remoteness Area 2006 Code ("RA_2006_CODE")
      2 Remoteness Area 2006 Name ("RA_2006_NAME")
      3 State Suburb 2006 Code ("SSC_2006_CODE")
      4 State Suburb 2006 Name ("SSC_2006_NAME")
      5 RATIO
      6 PERCENT

Ratio - figures expressed as part of 1.

Percentage - figure expressed as a percentage ranges from 100 to 0.

The Remoteness Area from State Suburb (RA from SSC) correspondence for 2006 allows the conversion of population data from SSC to RA. For further information on SSCs please refer to Statistical Geography: Volume 2 - Census Geographic Areas Australia, 2006 (cat no. 2905.0). For information on RAs please refer to Statistical Geography Volume 1 - Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC), July 2006 (cat no. 1216.0).