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Service provider organisation—corporation indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCorporation indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term315191
Registration status:Help on this termCommunity Services (retired), Standard 30/11/2007
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether the group or organisation which is responsible for managing the service is legally termed a corporation, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Service provider organisation—corporation indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

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Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 9    Not stated/inadequately described

This code is not for use in primary data collections.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

A corporation is a legal entity that:

  • is created for the purpose of producing goods and services for the market;
  • may be a source of profit or other financial gain to its owner(s); and
  • is collectively owned by shareholders who have the authority to appoint directors responsible for its general management.

Respondents should choose 'no' if the legal entity of their service's owner or management group does not reflect the definition.

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Children's Services NMDS Community Services (retired), Superseded 21/05/2010

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