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Prison dischargee—length of time imprisoned, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termLength of time imprisoned
Synonymous names:Help on this termTime in prison
METeOR identifier:Help on this term696790
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standardisation pending 30/05/2018
Definition:Help on this term

The length of time a prison dischargee has spent in a prison, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Prison dischargee—length of time imprisoned

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
11 to 31 days
21 to 3 months
33 to 6 months
46 to 12 months
51 to 2 years
62 to 5 years
7More than 5 years
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

 Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Length of time imprisoned for the current period of imprisonment. If the prisoner has been in prison multiple times during their life, do not include this in the response. If the exact number is unknown, enter an estimate.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Prison dischargee—length of time imprisoned, code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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