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2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 2011  
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2011 Census Dictionary >> Classifications Index


Classifications Index

The Classifications Index provides a ready reference to all variables available from the 2011 Census.

Mnemonic Description Release Category
AGE10P Age in Ten Year Groups First Person
AGE5P Age in Five Year Groups First Person
AGEP Age First Person
ANC1P Ancestry 1st Response First Person
ANC2P Ancestry 2nd Response First Person
ANCP Ancestry Multi Response First Person
ASSNP Core Activity Need for Assistance First Person
BEDD Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling First Household/Dwelling
BEDRD Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (ranges) First Household/Dwelling
BPFP Birthplace of Female Parent First Person
BPLP Country of Birth of Person First Person
BPMP Birthplace of Male Parent First Person
BPPP Birthplace of Parents First Person
CACF Count of All Children in Family First Family
CDCAF Count of Dependent Children Under 15 Temporarily Absent First Family
CDCF Count of Dependent Children in Family First Family
CDEP Community Development Employment Projects Participation Second Person
CDSAF Count of Dependent Students (15-24 years) Temporarily Absent First Family
CHCAREP Unpaid Child Care First Person
CITP Australian Citizenship First Person
CNDAF Count of Non-Dependent Children Temporarily Absent First Family
CNDCF Count of Non-Dependent Children in Family First Family
CPAD Count of Persons Temporarily Absent from Household First Household/Dwelling
CPAF Count of Persons Temporarily Absent from Family First Family
CPRF Count of Persons in Family First Family
CTGP Child Type (including grandchildren) First Person
CTPP Child Type First Person
DLOD Dwelling Location First Household/Dwelling
DOMP Unpaid Domestic Work: Number of Hours First Person
DWTD Dwelling Type First Household/Dwelling
EMPP Number of Employees Second Person
EMTP Employment Type Second Person
ENGLP Proficiency in Spoken English/Language First Person
ENGP Proficiency in Spoken English First Person
FBLF Family Blending First Family
FIDF Family Income Derivation Indicator First Family
FINASF Total Family Income as Stated (weekly) First Family
FINF Total Family Income (weekly) First Family
FMCF Family Composition First Family
FMGF Grandparent Families First Family
FNOF Family Number First Family
FRLF Relationship Between Families First Family
GNGP Public/Private Employer Indicator Second Person
HCFMD Family Household Composition (Dwelling) First Household/Dwelling
HCFMF Family Household Composition (Family) First Family
HEAP Level of Highest Educational Attainment Second Person
HHCD Household Composition First Household/Dwelling
HIDD Household Income Derivation Indicator First Household/Dwelling
HIED Equivalised Total Household Income (weekly) First Household/Dwelling
HINASD Total Household Income as Stated (weekly) First Household/Dwelling
HIND Total Household Income (weekly) First Household/Dwelling
HRSP Hours Worked Second Person
HRWRP Hours Worked (ranges) Second Person
HSCP Highest Year of School Completed First Person
IFAGEP Imputation Flag for Age First Person
IFMSTP Imputation Flag for Registered Marital Status First Person
IFNMFD Imputation Flag for Number of Males and Females in Dwelling First Household/Dwelling
IFPURP Imputation Flag for Place of Usual Residence First Person
INCP Total Personal Income (weekly) First Person
INDP Industry of Employment Second Person
INGDWTD Indigenous Household Indicator First Household/Dwelling
INGP Indigenous Status First Person
LANP Language Spoken at Home First Person
LFHRP Labour Force Status and Hours Worked Not Stated Second Person
LFSF Labour Force Status of Parents/Partners in Families Second Family
LFSP Labour Force Status Second Person
LLDD Landlord Type First Household/Dwelling
MDCP Social Marital Status First Person
MRED Mortgage Repayments (monthly) Dollar Values First Household/Dwelling
MRERD Mortgage Repayments (monthly) Ranges First Household/Dwelling
MSTP Registered Marital Status First Person
MTWP Method of Travel to Work Second Person
MV1D Household One Year Mobility Indicator Second Household/Dwelling
MV5D Household Five Year Mobility Indicator Second Household/Dwelling
NEDD Type of Internet Connection First Household/Dwelling
NPDD Type of Non-Private Dwelling First Household/Dwelling
NPRD Number of Persons Usually Resident in Dwelling First Household/Dwelling
OCCP Occupation Second Person
POWP Place of Work Second Person
PURP Place of Usual Residence First Person
PUR1P Place of Usual Residence One Year Ago Second Person
PUR5P Place of Usual Residence Five Years Ago Second Person
QALFP Non-School Qualification: Field of Study Second Person
QALLP Non-School Qualification: Level of Education Second Person
RELP Religious Affiliation First Person
RLCP Relationship as Reported for Couples First Person
RLGP Relationship in Household (including grandchildren) First Person
RLHP Relationship in Household First Person
RLNP Residential Status in a Non-Private Dwelling First Person
RNTD Rent (weekly) Dollar Values First Household/Dwelling
RNTRD Rent (weekly) Ranges First Household/Dwelling
RPIP Family/Household Reference Person Indicator First Person
SAFD Supported Accommodation Flag Second Household/Dwelling
SEXP Sex First Person
SLPP Sex of Lone Parent First Person
SPLF Location of Spouse First Family
SSCF Same Sex Couple Indicator First Family
STRD Dwelling Structure First Household/Dwelling
STUP Full-Time/Part-Time Student Status First Person
TEND Tenure Type First Household/Dwelling
TENLLD Tenure and Landlord Type First Household/Dwelling
TISP Number of Children Ever Born First Person
TISRP Number of Children Ever Born (ranges) First Person
TYPP Type of Educational Institution Attending First Person
TYSTAP Educational Institution: Attendee Status First Person
UAICP Usual Address Indicator Census Night First Person
UAI1P Usual Address One Year Ago Indicator Second Person
UAI5P Usual Address Five Years Ago Indicator Second Person
UNCAREP Unpaid Assistance to a Person with a Disability First Person
VEHD Number of Motor Vehicles First Household/Dwelling
VEHRD Number of Motor Vehicles (ranges) First Household/Dwelling
VOLWP Voluntary Work for an Organisation or Group First Person
YARP Year of Arrival in Australia First Person
YARRP Year of Arrival in Australia (ranges) First Person


Mnemonic Index
MnemonicDescriptionRelease
PersonAGE10PAge in Ten Year GroupsFirst
AGE5PAge in Five Year GroupsFirst
AGEPAgeFirst
ANC1PAncestry 1st ResponseFirst
ANC2PAncestry 2nd ResponseFirst
ANCPAncestry Multi ResponseFirst
ASSNPCore Activity Need for AssistanceFirst
BPFPBirthplace of Female ParentFirst
BPLPCountry of Birth of PersonFirst
BPMPBirthplace of Male ParentFirst
BPPPBirthplace of ParentsFirst
CDEPCommunity Development Employment Projects ParticipationSecond
CHCAREPUnpaid Child CareFirst
CITPAustralian CitizenshipFirst
CTGPChild Type (including grandchildren)First
CTPPChild TypeFirst
DOMPUnpaid Domestic Work: Number of HoursFirst
EMPPNumber of EmployeesSecond
EMTPEmployment TypeSecond
ENGLPProficiency in Spoken English/LanguageFirst
ENGPProficiency in Spoken EnglishFirst
GNGPPublic/Private Employer IndicatorSecond
HEAPLevel of Highest Educational AttainmentSecond
HRSPHours WorkedSecond
HRWRPHours Worked (ranges)Second
HSCPHighest Year of School CompletedFirst
IFAGEPImputation Flag for AgeFirst
IFMSTPImputation Flag for Registered Marital StatusFirst
IFPURPImputation Flag for Place of Usual ResidenceFirst
INCPTotal Personal Income (weekly)First
INDPIndustry of EmploymentSecond
INGPIndigenous StatusFirst
LANPLanguage Spoken at HomeFirst
LFHRPLabour Force Status and Hours Worked Not StatedSecond
LFSPLabour Force StatusSecond
MDCPSocial Marital StatusFirst
MSTPRegistered Marital StatusFirst
MTWPMethod of Travel to WorkSecond
OCCPOccupationSecond
POWPPlace of WorkSecond
PUR1PPlace of Usual Residence One Year AgoSecond
PUR5PPlace of Usual Residence Five Years AgoSecond
PURPPlace of Usual ResidenceFirst
QALFPNon-School Qualification: Field of StudySecond
QALLPNon-School Qualification: Level of EducationSecond
RELPReligious AffiliationFirst
RLCPRelationship as Reported for CouplesFirst
RLGPRelationship in Household (including grandchildren)First
RLHPRelationship in HouseholdFirst
RLNPResidential Status in a Non-Private DwellingFirst
RPIPFamily/Household Reference Person IndicatorFirst
SEXPSexFirst
SLPPSex of Lone ParentFirst
STUPFull-Time/Part-Time Student StatusFirst
TISPNumber of Children Ever BornFirst
TISRPNumber of Children Ever Born (ranges)First
TYPPType of Educational Institution AttendingFirst
TYSTAPEducational Institution: Attendee StatusFirst
UAI1PUsual Address One Year Ago IndicatorSecond
UAI5PUsual Address Five Years Ago IndicatorSecond
UAICPUsual Address Indicator Census NightFirst
UNCAREPUnpaid Assistance to a Person with a DisabilityFirst
VOLWPVoluntary Work for an Organisation or GroupFirst
YARPYear of Arrival in AustraliaFirst
YARRPYear of Arrival in Australia (ranges)First
Household/DwellingBEDDNumber of Bedrooms in Private DwellingFirst
BEDRDNumber of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (ranges)First
CPADCount of Persons Temporarily Absent from HouseholdFirst
DLODDwelling LocationFirst
DWTDDwelling TypeFirst
HCFMDFamily Household Composition (Dwelling)First
HHCDHousehold CompositionFirst
HIDDHousehold Income Derivation IndicatorFirst
HIEDEquivalised Total Household Income (weekly)First
HINASDTotal Household Income as Stated (weekly)First
HINDTotal Household Income (weekly)First
IFNMFDImputation Flag for Number of Males and Females in DwellingFirst
INGDWTDIndigenous Household IndicatorFirst
LLDDLandlord TypeFirst
MREDMortgage Repayments (monthly) Dollar ValuesFirst
MRERDMortgage Repayments (monthly) RangesFirst
MV1DHousehold One Year Mobility IndicatorSecond
MV5DHousehold Five Year Mobility IndicatorSecond
NEDDType of Internet ConnectionFirst
NPDDType of Non-Private DwellingFirst
NPRDNumber of Persons Usually Resident in DwellingFirst
RNTDRent (weekly) Dollar ValuesFirst
RNTRDRent (weekly) RangesFirst
SAFDSupported Accommodation FlagSecond
STRDDwelling StructureFirst
TENDTenure TypeFirst
TENLLDTenure and Landlord TypeFirst
VEHDNumber of Motor VehiclesFirst
VEHRDNumber of Motor Vehicles (ranges)First
FamilyCACFCount of All Children in FamilyFirst
CDCAFCount of Dependent Children Under 15 Temporarily AbsentFirst
CDCFCount of Dependent Children in FamilyFirst
CDSAFCount of Dependent Students (15-24 years) Temporarily AbsentFirst
CNDAFCount of Non-Dependent Children Temporarily AbsentFirst
CNDCFCount of Non-Dependent Children in FamilyFirst
CPAFCount of Persons Temporarily Absent from FamilyFirst
CPRFCount of Persons in FamilyFirst
FBLFFamily BlendingFirst
FIDFFamily Income Derivation IndicatorFirst
FINASFTotal Family Income as Stated (weekly)First
FINFTotal Family Income (weekly)First
FMCFFamily CompositionFirst
FMGFGrandparent FamiliesFirst
FNOFFamily NumberFirst
FRLFRelationship Between FamiliesFirst
HCFMFFamily Household Composition (Family)First
LFSFLabour Force Status of Parents/Partners in FamiliesSecond
SPLFLocation of SpouseFirst
SSCFSame Sex Couple IndicatorFirst



Two Phase Release Index

First Release


PersonAge in Ten Year Groups (AGE10P)
Age (AGEP)
Age in Five Year Groups (AGE5P)
Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP)
Ancestry 1st Response (ANC1P)
Ancestry 2nd Response (ANC2P)
Australian Citizenship (CITP)
Birthplace of Female Parent (BPFP)
Birthplace of Male Parent (BPMP)
Birthplace of Parents (BPPP)
Child Type (CTPP)
Child Type (including grandchildren) (CTGP)
Core Activity Need for Assistance (ASSNP)
Country of Birth of Person (BPLP)
Educational Institution: Attendee Status (TYSTAP)
Family/Household Reference Person Indicator (RPIP)
Full-Time/Part-Time Student Status (STUP)
Highest Year of School Completed (HSCP)
Imputation Flag for Age (IFAGEP)
Imputation Flag for Place of Usual Residence (IFPURP)
Imputation Flag for Registered Marital Status (IFMSTP)
Indigenous Status (INGP)
Language Spoken at Home (LANP)
Number of Children Ever Born (ranges) (TISRP)
Number of Children Ever Born (TISP)
Place of Usual Residence (PURP)
Proficiency in Spoken English (ENGP)
Proficiency in Spoken English/Language (ENGLP)
Registered Marital Status (MSTP)
Relationship as Reported for Couples (RLCP)
Relationship in Household (including grandchildren) (RLGP)
Relationship in Household (RLHP)
Religious Affiliation (RELP)
Residential Status in a Non-Private Dwelling (RLNP)
Sex (SEXP)
Sex of Lone Parent (SLPP)
Social Marital Status (MDCP)
Total Personal Income (weekly) (INCP)
Type of Educational Institution Attending (TYPP)
Unpaid Assistance to a Person with a Disability (UNCAREP)
Unpaid Child Care (CHCAREP)
Unpaid Domestic Work: Number of Hours (DOMP)
Usual Address Indicator Census Night (UAICP)
Voluntary Work for an Organisation or Group (VOLWP)
Year of Arrival in Australia (ranges) (YARRP)
Year of Arrival in Australia (YARP)
Household/DwellingCount of Persons Temporarily Absent from Household (CPAD)
Dwelling Location (DLOD)
Dwelling Structure (STRD)
Dwelling Type (DWTD)
Family Household Composition (Dwelling) (HCFMD)
Household Composition (HHCD)
Household Income Derivation Indicator (HIDD)
Equivalised Total Household Income (weekly) (HIED)
Imputation Flag for Number of Males and Females in Dwelling (IFNMFD)
Indigenous Household Indicator (INGDWTD)
Landlord Type (LLDD)
Mortgage Repayments (monthly) Dollar Values (MRED)
Mortgage Repayments (monthly) Ranges (MRERD)
Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD)
Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (ranges) (BEDRD)
Number of Motor Vehicles (ranges) (VEHRD)
Number of Motor Vehicles (VEHD)
Number of Persons Usually Resident in Dwelling (NPRD)
Rent (weekly) Dollar Values (RNTD)
Rent (weekly) Ranges (RNTRD)
Tenure and Landlord Type (TENLLD)
Tenure Type (TEND)
Total Household Income (weekly) (HIND)
Total Household Income as Stated (weekly) (HINASD)
Type of Internet Connection (NEDD)
Type of Non-Private Dwelling (NPDD)
FamilyCount of All Children in Family (CACF)
Count of Dependent Children in Family (CDCF)
Count of Dependent Children Under 15 Temporarily Absent (CDCAF)
Count of Dependent Students (15-24 years) Temporarily Absent (CDSAF)
Count of Non-Dependent Children in Family (CNDCF)
Count of Non-Dependent Children Temporarily Absent (CNDAF)
Count of Persons in Family (CPRF)
Count of Persons Temporarily Absent from Family (CPAF)
Family Blending (FBLF)
Family Composition (FMCF)
Family Household Composition (Family) (HCFMF)
Family Income Derivation Indicator (FIDF)
Family Number (FNOF)
Grandparent Families (FMGF)
Location of Spouse (SPLF)
Relationship Between Families (FRLF)
Same Sex Couple Indicator (SSCF)
Total Family Income (weekly) (FINF)
Total Family Income as Stated (weekly) (FINASF)
Second Release
PersonsCommunity Development Employment Projects Participation (CDEP)
Employment Type (EMTP)
Hours Worked (HRSP)
Hours Worked (ranges) (HRWRP)
Industry of Employment (INDP)
Labour Force Status (LFSP)
Labour Force Status and Hours Worked Not Stated (LFHRP)
Level of Highest Educational Attainment (HEAP)
Method of Travel to Work (MTWP)
Non-School Qualification: Field of Study (QALFP)
Non-School Qualification: Level of Education (QALLP)
Number of Employees (EMPP)
Occupation (OCCP)
Place of Usual Residence Five Years Ago (PUR5P)
Place of Usual Residence One Year Ago (PUR1P)
Place of Work (POWP)
Public/Private Employer Indicator (GNGP)
Usual Address Five Years Ago Indicator (UAI5P)
Usual Address One Year Ago Indicator (UAI1P)
Household/DwellingHousehold Five Year Mobility Indicator (MV5D)
Household One Year Mobility Indicator (MV1D)
Supported Accommodation Flag (SAFD)
FamilyLabour Force Status of Parents/Partners in Families (LFSF)





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