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Prison entrant—age at first detention

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term376067
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 25/08/2011
Definition:Help on this termA prison entrant's age at the time of their first detention within a corrective services facility.

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Object class:Prison entrant
Definition:Help on this termAn adult (aged at least 18 years) who is entering prison, and whose confinement is the responsibility of a corrective services agency. Juvenile offenders, persons in psychiatric custody, police cell detainees, those in periodic detention, asylum seekers or Australians held in overseas prisons are not included.
Specialisation of:Help on this termPerson/group of persons

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Age at first detention
Definition:Help on this termThe age of first placement in either a juvenile detention centre or prison.
Property group:Help on this termLegal characteristics

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Prison entrant—age at first detention, total years N[NN] Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Prison entrant—age at first detention, total years NN Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

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