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Topics @ a Glance - Migrant and Ethnicity
Standards and Classifications


The following ABS classifications are relevant to migrant and ethnicity statistics and have been developed for use in the collection, storage and dissemination of Australian statistical data:

Australian Standard Classification of Cultural and Ethnic Groups (ASCCEG), 2011 (cat. no. 1249.0)

Language Variables, 1997 ( 1264.0)

Australian Standard Classification of Religious Groups, 2011 (cat. no. 1266.0)

Australian Standard Classification of Languages (ASCL), 2011 (cat. no. 1267.0)

Standard Australian Classification of Countries (SACC),2011 (cat. no. 1269.0)

Demographic Variables, 1999 (cat. no. 1285.0)

Standards for Statistics on Cultural and Language Diversity,1999 (cat. no. 1289.0)

For more information go to Methods, Classifications, Concepts and Standards.

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