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Adoption—number of placements, total N[NN]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termNumber of adoption placements
METeOR identifier:Help on this term470119
Registration status:Help on this termCommunity Services (retired), Standard 20/05/2013
Definition:Help on this termThe total number of children placed with their adoptive parents.
Data Element Concept:Adoption—number of placements

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Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[NN]
Maximum character length:Help on this term3

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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For local and intercountry adoptions, data are collected on children who were placed with their adoptive families during the reporting period, regardless of the status of their adoption order. 'Placed with their adoptive families' refers to when the child enters the home.

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Adoptions DSS 2011-13 Community Services (retired), Standard 20/05/2013

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