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Smoking status cluster

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Set Specification
METeOR identifier:Help on this term413060
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 28/04/2016
DSS type:Help on this termData Element Cluster
Scope:Help on this termThese data elements are used in conjunction with each other to determine the history and current smoking status of a person.

Collection and usage attributes

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The Smoking status cluster comprises four data elements that, in combination, determine a person's current smoking status and history of tobacco use.

This is achieved by the combination of the four data elements: Person—ever smoked a full cigarette indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N; Person—tobacco smoking start age, total years N[NN]; Person—current smoking status indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N and Person—tobacco smoking frequency, current tobacco smoking frequency code N.

The Smoking status cluster describes the following information:

 

Data element
Ever smoked a full cigarette Yes No
Tobacco smoking start age N[NN] N/A
Current smoking status Yes/No N/A
Tobacco smoking frequency Code N N/A

N/A is not applicable.

Collection methods:Help on this termInformation on a prison entrant's smoking status and history are collected at the reception assessment on the National Prisoner Health Census Prison Entrants form.

Source and reference attributes

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

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Smoking status cluster Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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Prison entrants DSS Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

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1Person—ever smoked a full cigarette indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code NMandatory1
2Person—tobacco smoking start age, total years N[NN]Conditional1
3Person—current smoking status indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code NConditional1
4Person—tobacco smoking frequency, current tobacco smoking frequency code NConditional1
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