2901.0 - Census of Population and Housing: Census Dictionary, 2016  
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CTGP Child Type (including grandchildren)
June release

Icon - Persons Records the different parent-child relationship within families. It differs from the standard Child Type (CTPP) variable in that it recognises grandparent-grandchild relationships as parent-child relationships, regardless of the age of the grandchild.

This variable can only be used in conjunction with other related grandparent/grandchild classifications. It cannot be used with standard family classifications.

Data available on request.

See also Grandparent Families (FMGF), Relationship in Household (including grandchildren) (RLGP).

Applicable to:All children

Natural, or adopted child of both parents or lone parent
Step child of male parent
Step child of female parent
Foster child, so stated
Otherwise related child (under 15)
Unrelated child (under 15)
Not applicable
Overseas visitor

Number of categories: 9

Not applicable (@) category comprises:

  • Husband, wife, partners, lone parents, other related individuals, non-family members, or visitors (from within Australia) in family households
  • Persons in non-family/non-classifiable households
  • Persons in non-private dwellings
  • Persons in migratory, off-shore and shipping SA1s

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