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Service provider organisation—hours worked by volunteer/unpaid staff, total N[NNNNNN]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termHours worked—volunteer/unpaid staff
METeOR identifier:Help on this term481296
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 13/11/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe total number of hours actually worked by all volunteer/unpaid staff in a service provider organisation. 
Context:Help on this termTo assist in the analysis of staffing inputs and to enable a comparison of the staffing requirements of different service types. It is important to include volunteers due to the significant contribution they make within many organisations.
Data Element Concept:Service provider organisation—hours worked by volunteer/unpaid staff

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[NNNNNN]
Maximum character length:Help on this term7
Unit of measure:Help on this termHour (h)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termTotal hours expressed as 0, 1, 425 etc.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThis data element describes the actual staff hours worked by volunteers during the reporting period, not the rostered hours or full-time equivalent staff.
Collection methods:Help on this termIn some collections, this data element may be collected for a specified week. Other collections may specify a 'usual' week or an average week calculated from a number of weeks or the entire year.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare 2002. Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement National Minimum Data Set collection: Data guide-data items and definitions 2002-03. Canberra: AIHW
Reference documents:Help on this termCommonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement National Minimum Data Set (CSTDA NMDS) collection. Data Guide: data items and definitions 2006-07.

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