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released: 21 Oct 2016 author: AIHW

The National Aged Care Data Clearinghouse (NACDC) Data Dictionary provides an overview of the sources, content, common data concepts and data elements that underpin the NACDC’s analyses and outputs to facilitate consistency and transparency in aged care data.

ISBN 978-1-76054-021-0; Cat. no. AGE 80; 52pp.; Internet only

Publication

Publication table of contents

  • Preliminary materials
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Abbreviations
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • 1.1 Background
      • 1.2 Objectives of the NACDC Data Dictionary
    • 2 NACDC data content
      • 2.1 Data included in the NACDC
    • 3 NACDC data supply process
    • 4 Concepts and interpretation
      • 4.1 Data concepts used in NACDC
      • 4.2 Interpreting NACDC data
      • 4.3 Tables from source data
    • 5 Output and reporting
      • 5.1 Limitations to NACDC reporting
      • 5.2 Data Quality Statements
    • 6 Accessing the NACDC holdings
      • 6.1 National Aged Care Places Stocktake Reporting Tool
      • 6.2 Aged care data cubes and supplementary tables
      • 6.3 Customised data requests
  • End matter
    • Appendix A
      • Data concept definitions
    • Appendix B
      • Common data elements from source data

Recommended citation

AIHW 2016. National Aged Care Data Clearinghouse Data Dictionary: version 1.0. Cat. no. AGE 80. Canberra: AIHW. Viewed 25 April 2017 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=60129557252>.

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