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Person—sexual assault indicator, yes/no/wish to not answer/unknown code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSexual assault indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term625775
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether a person has ever been sexually assaulted or forced or frightened into doing something sexually they did not want to do, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—sexual assault indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No
3Wish to not answer
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

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

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Forced or frightened into doing something sexually includes intentional and unwelcome acts of physical intimacy, comments; requests; touching; fondling; fingering or masturbation; oral, anal or vaginal sex and verbal or behavioural demands for sexual favours.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Person—sexual assault, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Prison dischargee NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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