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Person—substance used illicitly indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSubstance used illicitly indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term365254
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 28/04/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a person has used a substance in an illicit manner, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—substance used illicitly indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
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

Guide for use:Help on this term

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

This data element is used in conjunction with the data element: Person—type of substance used illicitly, drug of concern (ASCDC 2000 extended) code NNNN to provide information on the type of substance(s) used illicitly by a person.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare 2008. 2007 National Drug Strategy Household Survey: first results. Drug Statistics Series number 20.Cat. no. PHE 98. Canberra: AIHW

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Person—substance used illicitly indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Prison dischargee DSS Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +

Substances used illicitly cluster Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +
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