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Child—early childhood education program attendance indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termEarly childhood program attendance indicator
Synonymous names:Help on this termPreschool program attendance indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term731206
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Standardisation pending 31/07/2020
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether a child attended an early childhood education program, as represented by a code.

Data element concept attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Data element concept:Child—early childhood education program attendance indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term608290
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Standard 01/06/2015
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a child attended an early childhood education program.
Object class:Help on this termChild
Property:Help on this termEarly childhood education program attendance indicator

Value domain attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Value domain:Yes/no code N
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270732
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010
Homelessness, Standard 23/08/2010
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 27/05/2020
WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 01/11/2012
Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
Commonwealth Department of Health, Proposed 22/01/2015
Disability, Standard 07/10/2014
Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
ACT Health, Final 19/07/2018
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing 'yes' and 'no'.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1 Yes

Record if the child attended an early childhood education program for at least one hour during the reference period. This should include any children who are attending an early childhood education program online or remotely during the reference period due to impacts of COVID-19.

CODE 2 No

Record if the child did not attend an early childhood education program or was absent due to illness or extended holiday leave during the reference period.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Department of Education, Skills and Employment

Steward:Help on this termData Strategy Group (DSG)

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Child—early childhood education program attendance indicator, yes/no code N Early Childhood, Standardisation pending 05/08/2020

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2020 Early Childhood, Standard 02/12/2020

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2021 Early Childhood, Candidate 09/07/2021

DSS specific attributes +
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