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National Standards for Out-of-Home Care: Indicator 12.1–Foster care households, 2017

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this term12.1–Number of foster carer households with a placement at 30 June, by number of foster children placed, and number of foster carer households with a placement during the year, 2017
METeOR identifier:Help on this term688863
Registration status:Help on this termChildren and Families, Standard 20/03/2018
Description:Help on this term

The number of foster carer households with a placement at 30 June, by number of foster children placed, and number of foster carer households with a placement during the year.

There are two measures for this indicator:

a)   Number of foster carer households with a placement at 30 June, by number of foster children placed.

b)   Number of foster carer households with a placement during the year.

Indicator set:Help on this termNational Standards for Out-of-Home Care (2017) Children and Families, Standard 20/03/2018

Collection and usage attributes

Numerator:Help on this term

a)    Number of carer households authorised to provide foster care placements at 30 June, that had at least one foster child placed in the household on the night of 30 June.

b)    Number of carer households authorised to provide foster care placements during the reference period, that had at least one foster child placed in the household for at least one night during the reference period.

Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetData Source
AIHW Child Protection Collection

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCount
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termHousehold
Format:Help on this term

NNN

Data source attributes

Data sources:Help on this term
Data SourceAIHW Child Protection Collection
Frequency
Annual
Data custodian

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes National Standards for Out-of-Home Care: Indicator 12.1–Foster care households, 2016 Children and Families, Superseded 20/03/2018

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