Language spoken at home code
A code indicating use of a language other than English at the person's residence
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Years version active
|0001||Person speaks only English at permanent home residence|
|9999||No information on whether or not a non‑English language is spoken at permanent home residence|
Main language other than English spoken at permanent home residence:
|1000 to 1199||Non‑English language code from languages classification|
|1300 to 9799||Non‑English language code from languages classification|
|8000||An Indigenous Australian language where the individual language is not known or identified|
|9998||Non‑English language spoken but no information on the language|
To record that a person speaks only English at a permanent home residence use 0001 rather than the ABS code of 1201.
Applications and Offers only
Data is optional.