Birth order code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:695287
Registration status:Health, Standard 12/12/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/06/2020

A code set representing a baby's order in a multiple birth or its singleton status.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
1Singleton or first of a multiple birth
2Second of a multiple birth
3Third of a multiple birth
4Fourth of a multiple birth
5Fifth of a multiple birth
6Sixth of a multiple birth
Supplementary values:
9Not stated/inadequately described

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Birth order code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018, Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/06/2020, ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Product of birth—birth order, code N Health, Superseded 03/12/2020
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/06/2020

Product of birth—birth order, code N Health, Standard 03/12/2020