Sex of prison entrants cluster
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Set Specification|
|Registration status:||Health, Standardisation pending 30/05/2018|
|DSS type:||Data Element Cluster|
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.
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
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:
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
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Sex of prison entrants cluster Health, Standard 28/04/2016