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released: 4 Jul 2013 author: AIHW

The National housing and homelessness data dictionary (NHHDD) provides national standards for the housing and homelessness sector. The dictionary replaces the National housing assistance data dictionary (NHADD) which was last published in 2006. It includes data set specifications and data elements for Specialist Homelessness Services, public housing, state owned and managed Indigenous housing, community housing, Indigenous community housing, home purchase assistance, and private rent assistance.

ISBN 978-1-74249-443-2; Cat. no. HOU 269; 764pp.; $67

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Publication table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
  • Body section
    • Introduction
    • Data elements
    • Data set specifications
    • Supporting metadata items
    • Object classes
    • Properties
    • Classification schemes
    • Glossary items
    • Companion guide
      • What are the national data dictionaries?
      • Why use metadata standards?
      • Metadata structure
      • METeOR
      • Data element technical names
      • List of figures

Recommended citation

AIHW 2013. National housing and homelessness data dictionary: version 1, 2013. Cat. no. HOU 269. Canberra: AIHW.

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