Sex of prison entrants cluster
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Set Specification|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 28/04/2016|
|DSS type:||Data Element Cluster|
These data elements are used in conjunction with each other to describe the number of male and female prison entrants into a prison during the National Prisoner Health Census period.
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
The Sex of prison entrants cluster comprises two data elements which allow data on the number of male and female prison entrants into a prison during the National Prisoner Health Census period to be determined.
This is achieved by the combination of the two data elements: Establishment (prison)—number of prison entrants, number N[NN] and Person—sex, code N.
The Sex of prison entrants cluster describes the following information:
|Comments:||The number and sex of prisoners entering Australia's prisons during the National Prisoner Health Census period will be used to derive statistics on the demographic characteristics of prison entrants.|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Sex of prison entrants cluster Health, Standard 28/04/2016
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Prison establishments DSS Health, Superseded 28/04/2016