Smoking status cluster

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Set Specification
METeOR identifier:482586
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
DSS type:Data Element Cluster
Scope:

The Smoking status cluster defines the history and current smoking status of a person.

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

The Smoking status cluster comprises six data elements that define the following information:

Data element    
Ever smoked a full cigarette indicator Yes/No Unknown
Tobacco smoking start age N[NN] Unknown
Current smoking status indicator Yes/No Unknown
Tobacco smoking frequency Code N Unknown
Like to quit smoking Yes/No Unknown
Assistance to quit smoking Code N Unknown

 

Collection methods:

Information on a prison entrant's smoking status and history are collected at the reception assessment on the National Prisoner Health Data Collection Prison Entrants form.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Smoking status cluster Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Prison entrants NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Metadata items in this Data Set Specification

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Seq No.Metadata item Obligation Max occurs
1Person—ever smoked a full cigarette indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code NMandatory1
2Person—tobacco smoking start age, total years N[NN]Conditional1
3Person—current smoking status indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code NConditional1
4Person—tobacco smoking frequency, current smoking frequency code NConditional1
5Person—like to quit smoking indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code NConditional1
6Person—type of assistance to quit smoking, code NConditional4
7Person—type of assistance to quit smoking, text X[X(99)]Conditional1