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Prison

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Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
Synonymous names:Help on this termCorrectional Complex; Correctional Centre; Remand Centre; Prison Farm; Pre-Release Centre
METeOR identifier:Help on this term626520
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 28/04/2016
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A legally proclaimed correctional facility or remand centre, administered by the Corrective Services department, to hold adult prisoners. Excludes periodic detention centres, court and police cells, juvenile detention centres, immigration detention centres, secure psychiatric facilities, military prisons, and home detention programs.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Origin:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2006.Towards a national prisoner health information system. Cat. no. PHE 79. Canberra: AIHW.

Relational attributes

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Length of time imprisoned Health, Standard 19/11/2015

Parental imprisonment status during childhood Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Parental imprisonment status during childhood Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Parental imprisonment status during childhood indicator Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Prison dischargee—first time in prison or juvenile detention indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Prison dischargee—length of time imprisoned Health, Standard 19/11/2015

Prison dischargee—length of time imprisoned Health, Standardisation pending 30/05/2018

Prison dischargee—length of time imprisoned, code N Health, Standardisation pending 30/05/2018

Prison dischargee—length of time imprisoned, code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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