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Birth event—birth during imprisonment indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termBirth during imprisonment
METeOR identifier:Help on this term483627
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether birth occurred during the mother's most recent imprisonment, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Birth event—birth during imprisonment indicator

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term

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Collection and usage attributes

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A pregnancy is the carrying of a developing embryo or foetus which has been confirmed by medical test with or without the assistance of a medical professional. Pregnancy includes both those which were carried full term and those which were aborted or miscarried.

Note that the birth does not have to have occurred in the prison grounds, but also includes hospitals. However, the birth must occur while the mother was a prisoner.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Birth event—birth during imprisonment indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Prison dischargee DSS Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

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