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The type of adoption order under which an overseas child enters Australia, as represented by a code.


Data Element (this item)


This representation is based on the value domain for this data element, more information is available at " Intercountry adoption order type code N ".
Data Type Number
Format N
Maximum character length 1
Value Meaning Start Date End Date
Permissible Values 1 Full adoption order in the country of origin
2 Guardianship order
Supplementary Values 9 Not stated/inadequately described


Guide for use:
Data are collected on the type of adoption arrangement under which a child enters Australia, for adoption orders finalised within the reporting period for intercountry adoptions.


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As a denominator in an Indicator 0
As a disaggregation in an Indicator 0