Tasmanian Demographics Data Set - 2019

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Set Specification
METeOR identifier:714887
Registration status:Tasmanian Health, Archived 17/06/2020
DSS type:Data Set Specification (DSS)

Tasmanian patient, hospital and facility demographics data set 2019-20

Collection and usage attributes

Implementation start date:01/07/2019
Implementation end date:30/06/2020

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Department of Health

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Tasmanian Demographics Data Set - 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 05/04/2019

Has been superseded by Tasmanian Demographics Data Set - 2020 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 15/06/2020

Metadata items in this Data Set Specification

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Seq No.Metadata item Obligation Max occurs
1Person—age, total years N[NN]Mandatory0
2Person—country of birth, code (SACC 2016) NNNNMandatory0
3Person—date of birth, DDMMYYYYMandatory0
4Person—government funding identifier, Department of Veterans' Affairs file number AAXXNNNNAConditional0
7Person—Indigenous status, code NMandatory0
8Person—preferred language, code (ASCL 2016) N[NNN]Mandatory0
9Person—marital status, Tasmanian code X{XX}Mandatory0
10Person—eligibility status, Medicare code NMandatory0
11Person—government funding identifier, Medicare card number N(11)Conditional0
12Name cluster (Tasmania) - 2017Mandatory0
13Person—person identifier, identifier (Tasmanian) N(9)Mandatory0
14Address—Australian postcode, Australian postcode code (Postcode datafile - Tasmanian variation) {NNNN}Mandatory0
16Person—religious affiliation, code (ASCRG 2011) N[NNN]Mandatory0
17Person—area of usual residence, statistical area level 2 (SA2) code (ASGS 2016) N(9)Mandatory0
19Person—sex, Tasmanian code AMandatory0
20Address—suburb/town/locality name, text X[X(45)]Mandatory0
21Episode of care—episode identifier, N[NNNNNN]Mandatory0
-Establishment—organisation identifier, identifier (Tasmanian) NNNNMandatory0