|Format/Length:||See COUNTRY CODE|
|NWDS Field Name:||Nationality|
|Default Codes:||97 - Not recorded|
|99 - Not known|
COUNTRY CODE (AT ASSIGNMENT) is the same as attribute COUNTRY CODE.
- as advised by the individual in the course of employment (should they change their nationality).
COUNTRY CODE (AT ASSIGNMENT) is the COUNTRY CODE of the COUNTRY where the NATIONALITY INDICATOR of NATIONALITY OR RESIDENCY is National Code 'National of the respective country at birth and still a national' or 'National of respective country subsequent to birth and still a national'.
For Electronic Staff Record and National Workforce Data Set usage only one nationality can be identified so in the case of dual nationality, the EMPLOYEE should choose the preferred COUNTRY for recording their nationality.
This data element is also known by these names:
|plural||COUNTRY CODES (AT ASSIGNMENT)|