Birth plurality code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:695305
Registration status:Health, Standard 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Endorsed 02/04/2019
Definition:

A code set representing the number of births.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Singleton
2Twins
3Triplets
4Quadruplets
5Quintuplets
6Sextuplets
8Other
Supplementary values:
9Not stated/inadequately described

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Birth plurality code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018, Indigenous, Archived 02/04/2019, ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Pregnancy—birth plurality, code N Health, Standard 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Endorsed 02/04/2019