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ABS Census - B43 Household Type By Family Type By Number Of Persons (Usually Resident) (SLA) 1991

The 1991 Census Basic Community profiles present 57 tables containing summary characteristics of persons and/or dwellings for Statistical Local Areas (SLA) in Australia.

This table contains data relating to household type by family type by number of persons (usually resident(a)). Counts are of family, group and lone person households. Counts are based on place of enumeration on census night which excludes adjustment for under-enumeration however in determining family and household type visitors to dwellings are excluded and usual residents who are temporarily absent are included. The data is by SLA 1991 boundaries. Periodicity: 5-Yearly.

This data is ABS data (cat. no. 2101.0 & original geographic boundary cat. no. 1261.0.30.001) used with permission from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The tabular data was processed and supplied to AURIN by the Australian Data Archives. The cleaned, high resolution 1991 geographic boundaries are available from data.gov.au: https://data.gov.au/dataset/asgc-1991-edition-boundaries.

For more information please refer to the 1991 Census Dictionary: http://www.ausstats.abs.gov.au/ausstats/free.nsf/0/90059C6022B6EE0CCA2574BF001664A0/$File/29010_1991_210_Census%20Dictionary.pdf.

Please note:

  • (a) Includes spouses, offspring, and co-tenants (in group households) who were temporarily absent on census night. A maximum of 3 temporary absentees can be counted in each household.

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Field Value
Source https://portal.aurin.org.au
Last Updated August 17, 2020, 23:06 (UTC)
Created November 1, 2019, 00:20 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia (CC BY 2.5 AU)
AURIN Open API ID aurin:datasource-AU_Govt_ABS_Census-UoM_AURIN_DB_Census1991_b43_hsld_type_by_fam_type_by_num_p_sla_1991
Aggregation Level NA
Attribute List 1 Family - 1 parent families, 1, 1 Family - 1 parent families, 2, 1 Family - 1 parent families, 3, 1 Family - 1 parent families, 4, 1 Family - 1 parent families, 5, 1 Family - 1 parent families, 6 or more, 1 Family - 2 parent families, 1, 1 Family - 2 parent families, 2, 1 Family - 2 parent families, 3, 1 Family - 2 parent families, 4, 1 Family - 2 parent families, 5, 1 Family - 2 parent families, 6 or more, 1 Family - Couples without offspring, 1, 1 Family - Couples without offspring, 2, 1 Family - Couples without offspring, 3, 1 Family - Couples without offspring, 4, 1 Family - Couples without offspring, 5, 1 Family - Couples without offspring, 6 or more, 1 Family - Families of other related individual, 1, 1 Family - Families of other related individual, 2, 1 Family - Families of other related individual, 3, 1 Family - Families of other related individual, 4, 1 Family - Families of other related individual, 5, 1 Family - Families of other related individual, 6 or more, 2 Families, 1, 2 Families, 2, 2 Families, 3, 2 Families, 4, 2 Families, 5, 2 Families, 6 or more, 3 Families, 1, 3 Families, 2, 3 Families, 3, 3 Families, 4, 3 Families, 5, 3 Families, 6 or more, Geometry Field, Group Households, 1, Group Households, 2, Group Households, 3, Group Households, 4, Group Households, 5, Group Households, 6 or more, Lone person households, 1, Lone person households, 2, Lone person households, 3, Lone person households, 4, Lone person households, 5, Lone person households, 6 or more, SLA Code, SLA Name, True Table Population, Total
Attribution Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Bureau of Statistics, (1991): ABS Census - B43 Household Type By Family Type By Number Of Persons (Usually Resident) (SLA) 1991; accessed from AURIN on [date of access].
Coordinate Ref. System EPSG:4283 (GDA_1994)
Copyright Notice ©Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Bureau of Statistics 1991
Geometry Field wkb_geometry
Key sla_code
Type dataset
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