RELIGIOUS OR OTHER BELIEF SYSTEM AFFILIATION CODE

The RELIGIOUS OR OTHER BELIEF SYSTEM AFFILIATION of a PERSON, as specified by a PERSON.

Note: This is the Religious Affiliation of a PERSON, not their Religion.

Where applicable, RELIGIOUS OR OTHER BELIEF SYSTEM AFFILIATION CODE is aligned with descriptors for "Religious and Other Belief System Affiliation" in SNOMED CT® as follows:

SNOMED CT Subset Metadata:

For further details relating to the SNOMED CT Subset Metadata, see the Data Dictionary for Care (DD4C) website at: Religious or Other Belief System Affiliation.

National Codes:

Baha'i  
 A1Baha'i
Buddhist  
 B1Buddhist
 B2Mahayana Buddhist
 B3New Kadampa Tradition Buddhist
 B4Nichiren Buddhist
 B5Pure Land Buddhist
 B6Theravada Buddhist
 B7Tibetan Buddhist
 B8Zen Buddhist
Christian 
 C1Christian
 C2Amish
 C3Anabaptist
 C4Anglican
 C5Apostolic Pentecostalist
 C6Armenian Catholic
 C7Armenian Orthodox
 C8Baptist
 C9Brethren
 C10Bulgarian Orthodox
 C11Calvinist
 C12Catholic: Not Roman Catholic
 C13Celtic Christian
 C14Celtic Orthodox Christian
 C15Chinese Evangelical Christian
 C16Christadelphian
 C17Christian Existentialist
 C18Christian Humanist
 C19Christian Scientists
 C20Christian Spiritualist
 C21Church in Wales
 C22Church of England
 C23Church of God of Prophecy
 C24Church of Ireland
 C25Church of Scotland
 C26Congregationalist
 C27Coptic Orthodox
 C28Eastern Catholic
 C29Eastern Orthodox
 C30Elim Pentecostalist
 C31Ethiopian Orthodox
 C32Evangelical Christian
 C33Exclusive Brethren
 C34Free Church
 C35Free Church of Scotland
 C36Free Evangelical Presbyterian
 C37Free Methodist
 C38Free Presbyterian
 C39French Protestant
 C40Greek Catholic
 C41Greek Orthodox
 C42Independent Methodist
 C43Indian Orthodox
 C44Jehovah's Witness
 C45Judaic Christian
 C46Lutheran
 C47Mennonite
 C48Messianic Jew
 C49Methodist
 C50Moravian
 C51Mormon
 C52Nazarene Church
Synonym: Nazarene
 C53New Testament Pentacostalist
 C54Nonconformist
 C55Old Catholic
 C56Open Brethren
 C57Orthodox Christian
 C58Pentecostalist
Synonym: Pentacostal Christian
 C59Presbyterian
 C60Protestant
 C61Plymouth Brethren
 C62Quaker
 C63Rastafari
 C64Reformed Christian
 C65Reformed Presbyterian
 C66Reformed Protestant
 C67Roman Catholic
 C68Romanian Orthodox
 C69Russian Orthodox
 C70Salvation Army Member
 C71Scottish Episcopalian
 C72Serbian Orthodox
 C73Seventh Day Adventist
 C74Syrian Orthodox
 C75Ukrainian Catholic
 C76Ukrainian Orthodox
 C77Uniate Catholic
 C78Unitarian
 C79United Reform
 C80Zwinglian
Hindu 
 D1Hindu
 D2Advaitin Hindu
 D3Arya Samaj Hindu
 D4Shakti Hindu
 D5Shiva Hindu
 D6Vaishnava Hindu
Synonym: Hare Krishna
Jain 
 E1Jain
Jewish 
 F1Jewish
 F2Ashkenazi Jew
 F3Haredi Jew
 F4Hasidic Jew
 F5Liberal Jew
 F6Masorti Jew
 F7Orthodox Jew
 F8Reform Jew
Muslim 
 G1Muslim
 G2Ahmadi
 G3Druze
 G4Ismaili Muslim
 G5Shi'ite Muslim
 G6Sunni Muslim
Pagan 
 H1Pagan
 H2Asatruar
 H3Celtic Pagan
 H4Druid
 H5Goddess
 H6Heathen
 H7Occultist
 H8Shaman
 H9Wiccan
Sikh 
 I1Sikh
Zoroastrian 
 J1Zoroastrian
Other 
 K1Agnostic  *
 K2Ancestral Worship
 K3Animist
 K4Anthroposophist
 K5Black Magic
 K6Brahma Kumari
 K7British Israelite
 K8Chondogyo
 K9Confucianist
 K10Deist
 K11Humanist
 K12Infinite Way
 K13Kabbalist
 K14Lightworker
 K15New Age Practitioner
 K16Native American Religion
 K17Pantheist
 K18Peyotist
 K19Radha Soami
Synonym: Sant Mat
 K20Religion (Other Not Listed)  **
 K21Santeri
 K22Satanist
 K23Scientologist
 K24Secularist
 K25Shumei
 K26Shinto
 K27Spiritualist
 K28Swedenborgian
Synonym: Neo-Christian
 K29Taoist
 K30Unitarian-Universalist
 K31Universalist
 K32Vodun
 k33Yoruba
None 
 L1Atheist
 L2Not Religious
Declines to Disclose 
 M1Religion not given - PATIENT refused
Unknown 
 N1Patient Religion Unknown ***

Note:

*  Where the PATIENT has been asked for their RELIGIOUS OR OTHER BELIEF SYSTEM AFFILIATION but they are unsure what it is: Agnostic should be used

** Where the PATIENT has been asked for their RELIGIOUS OR OTHER BELIEF SYSTEM AFFILIATION and it is one that is not listed: Religion (Other Not Listed) should be used

*** Where the PATIENT has not been asked for their RELIGIOUS OR OTHER BELIEF SYSTEM AFFILIATION: Patient Religion Unknown should be used

 

This attribute is also known by these names:
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