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Child—early childhood education program attendance indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termEarly childhood program attendance indicator
Synonymous names:Help on this termPreschool program attendance indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term602298
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Standard 01/06/2015
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether a child attended an early childhood education program, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Child—early childhood education program attendance indicator

Value domain attributes

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
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1 Yes

Record if the child attended an early childhood education program for at least one hour during the reference period.

CODE 2 No

Record if the child did not attend an early childhood education program or was absent due to illness or extended holiday leave during the reference period.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termEarly Childhood Data Sub Group (ECDSG)
Steward:Help on this termEarly Childhood Data Sub Group (ECDSG)

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Child—early childhood education program attendance indicator, yes/no code N Early Childhood, Superseded 01/06/2015

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2015 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2016 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2017 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2018– Early Childhood, Standard 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 10-Proportion of Indigenous children who are enrolled in (and attending, where possible to measure) a preschool program in the year before formal schooling, 2018 Indigenous, Archived 31/07/2018
National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 10-Proportion of Indigenous children who are enrolled in (and attending, where possible to measure) a preschool program in the year before formal schooling, 2019 Indigenous, Endorsed 31/07/2018
National Indigenous Reform Agreement: PI 10–Proportion of Indigenous children who are enrolled in (and attending, where possible to measure) a preschool program in the year before formal schooling Indigenous, Archived 06/06/2017
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