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Sex of prison entrants cluster

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term696763
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standardisation pending 30/05/2018
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The Sex of prison entrants cluster defines the number of males and females entering Australia's prisons during the National Prisoner Health Data Collection period.

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The Sex of prison entrants cluster comprises two data elements: Prison—number of prison entrants, total N[NNNN] and Person—sex, code X.  In combination these data elements define the following information:
 

Sex Number of prison entrants
Male N[NNNN]
Female N[NNNN]
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The number and sex of persons entering Australia's prisons during the National Prisoner Health Data Collection period will be used to derive statistics on the demographic characteristics of prison entrants.

Source and reference attributes

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Sex of prison entrants cluster Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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-Person—sex, code XMandatory3
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