GeographicStructureType

Package: 
Is Abstract: 
no
Is Pattern: 
no
Definition: 

Contains information on the hierarchy of the geographic structure. In addition to the standard name, label, and description identifies one or more AuthorizedSources for the level codes/descriptions provided and a set of GeographicLevels in-line or by reference.

Property: 
NameCardinalityDatatypeDescription
GeographicStructureName
0..n
A name for the GeographicStructure. May be expressed in multiple languages. Repeat the element to express names with different content, for example different names for different systems.
Label
0..n
A display label for the GeographicStructure. May be expressed in multiple languages. Repeat for labels with different content, for example, labels with differing length limitations.
Description
0..1
A description of the GeographicStructure. May be expressed in multiple languages and supports the use of structured content.
Relationship: 
NameTarget ObjectDescriptionSource cardinalityTarget cardinalityRelationship type
AuthorizedSource
An identifiable authorization source repeated for each identifying code type. This allows the codes to be used as representations for response domains and value representations by designating a specific set of locations and the code of an authorization source. An authorization source should differentiate between codes derived for different purposes within the same agency.
0..n
GeographicLevel
Used to describe any level of geography, including overall coverage and each of the lower levels.
0..n

Stage:

DDI 3.2: 
r:GeographicStructureType
Is extendable: 
RDF Mapping: