Prison dischargee—expected sleeping arrangement on first night of release, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Expected sleeping arrangement on release
METeOR identifier:482337
Registration status:Health, Superseded 28/04/2016
Definition:The sleeping arrangement a prison dischargee expects to experience on the first night of release, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Prison dischargee—expected sleeping arrangement on first night of release

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Sleeping on the streets, park, cars or railway carriages
2Sleeping in emergency accommodation, couch surfing or living temporarily with friend or relatives
3Sleeping in own accommodation/rental agreement and named on the lease or mortgage
Supplementary values:
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 1   Sleeping on the streets, park, cars or railway carriages

CODE 2   Sleeping in emergency accommodation, couch surfing or living temporarily with friend or relatives

Sleeping in emergency accommodation refers to shelter, refuges or any other form of accommodation provided by government-funded agencies or charities

CODE 3   Sleeping in own accommodation/rental agreement and named on the lease or mortgage

CODE 9   Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Prison dischargee—expected sleeping arrangement on first night of release, code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Prison dischargee DSS Health, Superseded 28/04/2016