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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term740010
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 15/04/2021
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The system of written or verbal communication used in a survey

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Object class:Survey
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The collection of information about characteristics of interest from some, or all, units of a population using well-defined concepts, methods and procedures.

Statistical surveys collect data to answer a question by placing a statistical value to an indicator or measure. Surveys measure one or more characteristics of the whole population or a sample of the population.

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Mental Health Information Strategy Standing Committee

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National Statistical Service 2016.  Working together for an informed Australia. Canberra: Australian Bureau of Statistics. Viewed 26 April 2016,

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A system of written or verbal communication.

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Supersedes Survey—survey language Health, Superseded 15/04/2021

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Survey—language, code (ASCL 2016) N[NNN] Health, Standard 15/04/2021

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