Extent of core activity limitation

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Property
Synonymous names:Core activity limitation; Core participation restriction
METeOR identifier:541537
Registration status:Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 19/09/2013
Definition:The extent of activity limitation or participation restriction in the core life areas of self-care, mobility and communication.
Property group:Functional wellbeing

Collection and usage attributes


The 'core' activity areas are generally considered to be self-care, mobility and communication (ABS 2010).

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.

ABS (Australian Bureau of Statistics) 2010. Disability, Ageing and Carers, Australia: Summary of Findings, 2009. ABS Cat. No. 4430.0. Viewed September 2013, <http://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Latestproducts/4430.0Glossary12009?opendocument&tabname=Notes&prodno=4430.0&issue=2009&num=&view=>.

Relational attributes

Data Element Concepts implementing this property:

Person—extent of core activity limitation Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 19/09/2013