Alcohol consumption frequency code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:693547
Registration status:Health, Standard 12/12/2018
Definition:

A code set representing the frequency of alcohol consumption, as measured by the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT).

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
0Never
1Monthly or less
22–4 times a month
32–3 times a week
44 or more times a week
Supplementary values:
9Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Origin:

Dawson D, Grant B, Stinson F & Zhou Y 2005. Effectiveness of the derived Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT-C) in screening for alcohol use disorders and risk drinking in the US general population. Alcohol Clinical and Experimental Research 29(5): 844–854.

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Female—alcohol consumption frequency after 20 weeks of pregnancy, code N Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Female—alcohol consumption frequency in the first 20 weeks of pregnancy, code N Health, Standard 12/12/2018