Person—substance used illicitly indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Substance used illicitly indicator
METeOR identifier:624778
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:

An indicator of whether a person has used a substance in an illicit manner, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—substance used illicitly indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

For use in Prisoner health data collections. If this value domain is used with other metadata then 'Unknown' would map to code 8.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

 Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

This data element is used in conjunction with the data element: Person—type of substance used illicitly, drug of concern (ASCDC 2011 extended) code NNNN to provide information on the type of substance(s) used illicitly by a person.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Origin:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2008. 2007 National Drug Strategy Household Survey: first results. Drug Statistics Series number 20.Cat. no. PHE 98. Canberra: AIHW

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Person—substance used illicitly indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012

See also Person—type of substance used illicitly, drug of concern (ASCDC 2011 extended) code NNNN Health, Standard 25/08/2011, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Prison dischargee NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +

Substances used illicitly cluster Health, Standard 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +