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996 State/Territory of institution code

Description

A code which uniquely identifies the State/Territory or other area in which the institution is located

Details

Version:1.0
First year:1987
Last year:-
Field name:STATE
Element name:State/Territory of institution code

Code format:

Data Type:Character
Units:Code (alphanumeric), left justified, with trailing spaces if needed
Width:3

Classification

CODEMEANING
NSWNew South Wales
VICVictoria
QLDQueensland
WAbWestern Australia
SAbSouth Australia
TASTasmania
NTbNorthern Territory
ACTAustralian Capital Territory
MULMulti‑State (Australian Catholic University)
OSbOverseas

Coding notes

b = space.

This element is not used in files provided to the department by universities; it is a "derived" element used in the department's output datasets.

Input files

Derived element

Change History

12 March 1997