place_type (Place Type)

A place is segmented into one of five types.

Properties

Type string

A place is segmented into one of five types.

The five place types are:

  • headquarters - A headquarters of other places. May belong to another headquarters.
  • branch - Belongs to a headquarters. Not the headquarters of other places.
  • independent - Does not report to any headquarters. Is not the headquarters of other places. May include some offices for individual professionals, but never individual professionals themselves, nor kiosks.
  • individual - A professional individual.
  • kiosk - A standalone kiosk.

A place's type is important for understanding its location and corporate linkage.

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