Indigenous-specific primary health care: Number of Indigenous regular clients with age and sex recorded, December 2020

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Indicator
Indicator type:Output measure
Short name:Number of Indigenous regular clients with age and sex recorded, December 2020
METeOR identifier:742530
Registration status:Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021
Description:

Number of Indigenous regular clients who had age and sex recorded.

Rationale:

The number of Indigenous regular clients with age and sex recorded gives an indication of the size of the organisation.

Indicator set:Indigenous-specific primary health care national key performance indicators December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021

Collection and usage attributes

Computation description:

Count of Indigenous regular clients who had age and sex recorded in the clinical information system.

Presented as a number.

Computation:

Numerator only.

Numerator:

Number of Indigenous regular clients who had age and sex recorded.

Numerator data elements:
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Guide for use

Indigenous only.


Data Element / Data SetPerson—regular client indicator, yes/no code N
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Guide for use

Regular clients only.


Data Element / Data SetPerson—sex, code X
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
Indigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
NMDS / DSS
Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020
Comments:

Census date for reporting is 31 December 2020.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Count
Data type:Real
Unit of measure:Person
Format:

N[N(6)]

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Effective/Appropriate/Efficient

Data source attributes

Data sources:
Data SourceIndigenous-specific primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPI) data collection
Frequency
6 monthly
Data custodian

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.


Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Australian Government Department of Health.