Extent of activity limitation in a life area
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Property|
|Synonymous names:||Activity limitation; Participation restriction|
|Registration status:||Disability, Standard 13/08/2015|
Community Services (retired), Standard 19/09/2013
|Definition:||The extent of activity limitation or participation restriction in a life area.|
|Property group:||Functional wellbeing|
Collection and usage attributes
The Activities and Participation list in the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health—the list of life areas—can be viewed as either individual functioning (activities) or societal functioning (participation) (WHO 2001).
Activity limitations are difficulties an individual may have in executing activities. Participation restrictions are problems an individual may experience in involvement in life situations.
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Reference documents:||WHO (World Health Organization) 2001. International classification of functioning, disability and health. Geneva: WHO.|
|Data Element Concepts implementing this property:|
Person—extent of activity limitation in a life area Disability, Standard 13/08/2015