2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 2006 (Reissue)  
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A person identified as being in a couple relationship with another person usually resident in the same household is a partner. The couple relationship is established through reporting of either a registered or de facto marriage, and includes same-sex couples.

See also Marital status, Married de facto, Married registered, Same-sex couple.

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