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Person—specific chronic condition indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSpecific chronic condition indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term399225
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a person has ever been told by a doctor or nurse that they suffer from a specific chronic condition, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—specific chronic condition indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:Help on this term

The term 'ever been told' was used instead of 'diagnosed' to allow comparability with the National Health Survey and the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey.

Source and reference attributes

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

ABS (Australian Bureau of Statistics) 2006. National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Survey, 2004-05. Cat. no. 4715.0. Canberra: ABS.

ABS 2009. National health survey: users' guide-electronic publication, 2007-08. ABS cat. no. 4363.0.55.001. Canberra: ABS.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

See also Person—chronic condition indicator, yes/no code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Has been superseded by Person—specific chronic condition indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

See also Person—type of chronic condition, code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Chronic condition cluster Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +

Prison dischargee DSS Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +
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