Person—birthweight recorded indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Birthweight recorded indicator
METeOR identifier:709571
Registration status:Health, Standard 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Endorsed 02/04/2019
Definition:

An indicator of whether a person's birthweight has been recorded, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—birthweight recorded indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Boolean
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 1   Yes

A person's birthweight has been recorded.

CODE 2   No

A person's birthweight has not been recorded.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Person—birth weight recorded indicator, yes/no code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018, Indigenous, Archived 02/04/2019

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2019–20 Health, Superseded 16/01/2020
Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 16/01/2020

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Used as numerator
Indigenous primary health care: PI01a-Number of Indigenous babies born within the previous 12 months whose birthweight has been recorded, 2020–2021 Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021
Indigenous primary health care: PI01b-Proportion of Indigenous babies born within the previous 12 months whose birthweight has been recorded, 2020–2021 Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021
Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI01a-Number of Indigenous babies born within the previous 12 months who have birthweight recorded, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021
Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI01b-Proportion of Indigenous babies born within the previous 12 months who have birthweight recorded, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021
Used as denominator
Indigenous primary health care: PI02b-Proportion of Indigenous babies born within the previous 12 months whose birthweight results were low, normal or high, 2020–2021 Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Indigenous, Archived 14/07/2021
Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI02b-Proportion of Indigenous babies born within the previous 12 months who have a birthweight result within specified categories, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021