Prison dischargee—parental imprisonment status during childhood, parent/carer imprisoned code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Parental imprisonment status during childhood
METeOR identifier:626443
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:

The parental imprisonment status during the childhood of a prison dischargee, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Prison dischargee—parental imprisonment status during childhood

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Mother imprisoned
2Father imprisoned
3Other carer imprisoned
4No parent imprisoned
Supplementary values:
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

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

Multiple options may be selected.

Father, mother and other carer as defined by the individual.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

In Prisoner health data collections 'childhood' refers to the period when a person is aged under 18.

Parent is defined as a natural or substitute parent (spouse or natural parent, adoptive parent or spouse of an adoptive parent) who has an ongoing legal responsibility for the care and protection of a child.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also Prison dischargee—parental imprisonment status during childhood indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Supersedes Prison dischargee—parental imprisonment status during childhood, parent imprisoned code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Prison dischargee NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +