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Child—preschool program enrolment indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termPreschool program enrolment indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term436126
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Superseded 08/04/2013
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether the child was enrolled in a preschool program, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Child—preschool program enrolment 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

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1 Yes

Record if the child

  • has attended a preschool program for at least one hour during the reference period OR
  • was absent during the reference period due to illness or extended holiday leave but was expected to return

CODE 2 No

Record if the child:

  • was not enrolled in a preschool program OR
  • was absent during the reference period and not expected to return to the preschool program.

Source and reference attributes

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

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Child—preschool program enrolment indicator, yes/no code N Early Childhood, Superseded 28/05/2014, Community Services (retired), Standard 19/09/2013

Supersedes Child—preschool service enrolment indicator, code N Early Childhood, Superseded 07/06/2011, Community Services (retired), Retired 21/05/2010

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

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2011 Early Childhood, Superseded 09/03/2012

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2012 Early Childhood, Superseded 08/04/2013

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 10-The proportion of Indigenous children aged 4 and 5 years who are enrolled in, and attending, a preschool program in the year before full-time schooling, by remoteness, 2013 Indigenous, Archived 13/12/2013
National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 10-The proportion of Indigenous children aged 4 and 5 years who are enrolled in, and attending, a preschool program in the year before full-time schooling, by remoteness, 2014 Indigenous, Archived 24/11/2014
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