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Female—age at first pregnancy, total years N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termAge at first pregnancy
METeOR identifier:Help on this term399602
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 25/08/2011
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
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The age, in total years, of a female at the time of her first pregnancy.

Data Element Concept:Female—age at first pregnancy

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Supplementary values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
99Not stated/inadequately described
Unit of measure:Help on this termYear

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Pregnancy includes babies carried full term, abortions and miscarriages.

Collection methods:Help on this term

Responses must be in whole years only.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

See also Female—ever been pregnant indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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

Pregnancy status cluster Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +

Pregnancy status cluster Health, Standard 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +
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