AUSTLANG dataset 001

Name AUSTLANG dataset
Version 001
Description

AUSTLANG provides information about Indigenous Australian languages which has been assembled from referenced sources.
The dataset provided here includes the language names, each with a unique alpha-numeric code which functions as a stable identifier, alternative/variant names and spellings and the approximate location of each language variety.

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Author Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)
Author URI www.aiatsis.gov.au
Author contact data@aiatsis.gov.au
Licence Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Visibility Public
Geospatial coverage Australia
Temporal 2008-2019
Language English
Jurisdiction Commonwealth of Australia
AGIFT function / theme Indigenous Australian languages
Field of research Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Languages
Keywords

Aboriginal peoples, Torres Strait Island peoples. language, languages, Indigenous, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

Format CSV, comma separated, with quotes
Encoding UTF-8 BOM
Dataset status Active, delivered via end-point
Dataset update frequency Quarterly
Dataset URI

https://data.gov.au/data/dataset/70132e6f-259c-4e0f-9f95-4aed1101c053/resource/e9a9ea06-d821-4b53-a05f-877409a1a19c/download/aiatsis_austlang_endpoint_001.csv

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The data structure

field name description length format repeated delimiter notes
language_code language code up to 255 bytes text no    
language_name language name up to 255 bytes text no    
language_synonym language synonyms up to 65535 bytes text yes | (pipe)  
thesaurus_heading_language thesaurus heading language up to 255 bytes text no    
approximate_latitude_of_language_variety approximate latitude of language variety up to 255 bytes numeric, long no    
approximate_longitude_of_language_variety approximate longitude of language variety up to 255 bytes numeric, long no    
uri language URI on AUSTLANG up to 255 bytes text no