Adoptive family—sibling composition, text X[X(199)]
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Other sibling composition|
|Registration status:||Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016|
The sibling composition of the family into which a child is adopted, as represented by text.
|Data Element Concept:||Adoptive family—sibling composition|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||200|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
This data element should be used in conjunction with Adoptive family—sibling composition, type code N[N]].
This data element is used as a supplementary item in cases where 'other' is specified within a code frame and there is an option to describe the sibling composition of the family.
If 'other' is indicated as the sibling composition type in Adoptive family—sibling composition, type code N[N]], provide details of the sibling composition of the family (eg. foster children only, both biological and foster children).
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Steward:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Adoptive family—other sibling composition, text X[X(199)] Community Services (retired), Standard 20/05/2013
See also Adoptive family—sibling composition, type code N[N] Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
All attributes +
Adoptions DSS 2013-16 Children and Families, Superseded 20/03/2018
Adoptions DSS 2016-17 Children and Families, Superseded 12/11/2018
Adoptions DSS 2017-18 Children and Families, Superseded 02/12/2019
Adoptions DSS 2018-19 Children and Families, Standard 02/12/2019