PERSON GENDER CODE

The classification is phenotypical rather than genotypical, i.

Description

The classification is phenotypical rather than genotypical, i.e. it does not provide codes for medical or scientific purposes.

Notes:

  • National Code 'Not Known' means that the sex of a PERSON has not been recorded

  • National Code 'Not Specified' means indeterminate, i.e. unable to be classified as either male or female.

Note: This was  e-GIF  approved for use in NHS England. e-GIF  and the Government Data Standards Catalogue   have been archived and are available for reference only.

PERSON GENDER CODE  will be replaced with PERSON STATED GENDER CODE  or PERSON PHENOTYPIC SEX CLASSIFICATION, which is the most recent approved national information standard to describe the required definition.

National Codes

Code Description
0 Not Known
1 Male
2 Female
9 Not Specified

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural PERSON GENDER CODES

Where Used

Type Link How used
Class PERSON GENDER has an attribute PERSON GENDER CODE of type PERSON GENDER CODE
Data Element PERSON GENDER CODE CURRENT (BABY) is the data element of PERSON GENDER CODE
Data Element PERSON GENDER CODE CURRENT is the data element of PERSON GENDER CODE
Supporting Information Glossary of Terms references in description PERSON GENDER CODE
Attribute PERSON GENDER CODE references in description PERSON GENDER CODE
Data Element PERSON GENDER CODE CURRENT references in description PERSON GENDER CODE
Data Element PERSON GENDER CODE CURRENT (BABY) references in description PERSON GENDER CODE
Attribute PERSON PHENOTYPIC SEX CLASSIFICATION references in description PERSON GENDER CODE
Attribute PERSON STATED GENDER CODE references in description PERSON GENDER CODE