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Service provider organisation—number of children attending preschool, total N[NNNN]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termNumber of children attending preschool
METeOR identifier:Help on this term390939
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Superseded 07/06/2011
Community Services (retired), Standard 21/05/2010 [Non DictionaryHelp on this term]
Definition:Help on this termThe total number of children who attended preschool at the service.

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Data element concept:Service provider organisation—number of children attending preschool
METeOR identifier:Help on this term390937
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Superseded 07/06/2011
Community Services (retired), Standard 21/05/2010
Definition:Help on this term

The number of children who attended preschool at least once in the census week at the service.

Object class:Help on this termService provider organisation
Property:Help on this termNumber of children attending preschool

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Early Childhood Data Sub Group (ECDSG)

Value domain attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Value domain:Total number N[NNNN]
METeOR identifier:Help on this term390339
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 13/11/2014
Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010
Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
Community Services (retired), Standard 21/05/2010
Definition:Help on this termThe total number.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[NNNN]
Maximum character length:Help on this term5

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

A child is defined as having attended preschool if they attended at least once within the census week. Children who were absent during the census week due to illness or extended holiday leave should not be included.


 

Collection methods:Help on this term

In order for a child to be actually attending preschool, he or she must attend a preschool program at least once within the census week. Each child is only counted once for the purposes of capturing the number of preschool attendances within the census week.



 

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termEarly Childhood Data Sub Group (ECDSG).

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Service provider organisation—number of children attending a preschool program, total N[NNNN] Early Childhood, Superseded 28/05/2014

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2010 Early Childhood, Superseded 07/06/2011

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Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 17-The proportion of Indigenous children (by geographic location as identified by the ASGC), who are enrolled in (and attending, where possible to measure) a preschool program, 2012 Indigenous, Archived 13/06/2013
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