Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander standalone substance use service client numbers cluster
Data Set Specification Attributes
Identifying and definitional attributes
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|DSS type:||Data Element Cluster|
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander standalone substance use service client numbers cluster describes the number of clients seen by the standalone substance use service during the reporting period, by Indigenous status, and sex.
Number of clients
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Each individual client is counted once only, irrespective of the number of times that they have been seen, and whether they attended more than one program.
An estimation is acceptable if accurate figures are not available.
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander standalone substance use service is required to provide counts of male, female and total clients by Indigenous status, as detailed in the Scope, Number of clients table. The total clients may include counts for which Indigenous status or sex was not known or not reported.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander standalone substance use services client numbers cluster
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Indigenous, Standard 07/12/2017
Implementation start date: 01/07/2011
Implementation end date: 30/06/2012
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