Person—body mass index recorded indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Body mass index recorded indicator
METeOR identifier:443083
Registration status:Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015
Definition:An indicator of whether a person's body mass index (BMI) has been recorded, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—body mass index recorded indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Boolean
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 1   Yes

A person has had their BMI recorded.

CODE 2   No

A person has not had their BMI recorded.

Comments:

Body mass index (BMI): A measure of an adult's weight (body mass) relative to height, used to assess the extent of weight deficit or excess where height and weight have been measured. Body mass index is the weight in kilograms divided by the square of the height in metres (WHO 2000).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)
Origin:WHO (World Health Organisation) 2000. Obesity: Preventing and Managing the Global Epidemic, report of a WHO Consultation. World Health Organization, Geneva.

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Indigenous primary health care DSS 2012-14 Health, Superseded 21/11/2013
Indigenous, Archived 21/11/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care DSS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/03/2015
Indigenous, Archived 13/03/2015

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
Indigenous, Archived 27/02/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2017–18 Health, Superseded 06/09/2018
Indigenous, Archived 22/10/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2018–19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Archived 02/04/2019

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2019–20 Health, Superseded 16/01/2020
Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 16/01/2020

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Used as denominator
Indigenous primary health care: PI12b-Proportion of regular clients who are classified as overweight or obese, 2012 Health, Superseded 23/02/2012
Indigenous primary health care: PI12b-Proportion of regular clients who are classified as overweight or obese, 2013 Health, Superseded 21/11/2013
Indigenous, Archived 21/11/2013
Indigenous primary health care: PI12b-Proportion of regular clients who are classified as overweight or obese, 2014 Health, Superseded 13/03/2015
Indigenous, Archived 13/03/2015
Indigenous primary health care: PI12b-Proportion of regular clients who are classified as overweight or obese, 2015 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016
Indigenous, Archived 20/01/2017
Indigenous primary health care: PI12b-Proportion of regular clients who are classified as overweight or obese, 2015-2017 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
Indigenous, Archived 27/02/2018
Indigenous primary health care: PI12b-Proportion of regular clients who are classified as overweight or obese, 2015-2017 Health, Superseded 17/10/2018
Indigenous, Archived 17/10/2018
Indigenous primary health care: PI12b-Proportion of regular clients who are classified as overweight or obese, 2018-2019 Health, Superseded 16/01/2020
Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021
Indigenous primary health care: PI12b-Proportion of regular clients who are classified as overweight or obese, 2020–2021 Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021
Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI12b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients regular clients classified as overweight or obese, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021