Data Structure Component
The role of the Represented Variable in the context of a Data Structure.
A Data Structure Component can be an Attribute Component, Measure Component or an Identifier Component.
Example of Attribute Component: The publication status of an observation such as provisional, revised.
Example of Measure Component: age and height of a person in a Unit Data Set or number of citizens and number of households in a country in a Data Set for multiple countries (Dimensional Data Set).
Example of Identifier Component: The personal identification number of a Swedish citizen for unit data or the name of a country in the European Union for dimensional data.