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424 v3.0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander indicator

Description

A code which identifies whether or not the member of staff identifies herself or himself as being of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent

Details

Version:3.0
First year:1997
Last year:1999
Field name:ATSI
Element name:Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander indicator

Code format:

Data Type:Numeric
Units:Code (numeric)
Width:1

Classification

CODEMEANING
1Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent
2Not Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent

Coding notes

Institutions may need to survey members of staff to obtain information on Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent. If so, recommended wording of the question is "Are you of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent?".

The following additional codes are used in DETYA datasets but are NOT to be used by universities:

CODEMEANING
9No Information

Input files

​Past Element

Change History

​15 January 1997