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Informal carer—number of hours of care provided, total hours NNNNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termInformal carer hours of care provided
METeOR identifier:Help on this term498129
Registration status:Help on this termDisability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 10/04/2013
Definition:Help on this termThe total number of hours of physical needs, help, or comfort were actually provided by an informal carer.
Data Element Concept:Informal carer—number of hours of care provided

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term5
Unit of measure:Help on this termHour (h)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termTotal hours expressed as 00000, 00001, 00425 etc.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe number of hours may vary across a reference period, so an estimate of the usual or typical hours available may need to be provided.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Disability services carer details cluster Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 10/04/2013

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