Prison entrant—age at first detention

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:376067
Registration status:Health, Standard 25/08/2011
Definition:A prison entrant's age at the time of their first detention within a corrective services facility.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Prison entrant
METeOR identifier:348021
Registration status:Health, Standard 25/08/2011
Definition:An 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:Person/group of persons

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Age at first detention
METeOR identifier:399027
Registration status:Health, Standard 25/08/2011
Definition:The age of first placement in either a juvenile detention centre or prison.
Property group:Legal characteristics

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

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Prison entrant—age at first detention, total years NN Health, Superseded 28/04/2016