This page is part of the FHIR Specification (v1.0.2: DSTU 2). The current version which supercedes this version is 5.0.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions . Page versions: R5 R4B R4 R3 R2 Value Set http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/administrative-gender

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/administrative-gender
Definition:The gender of a person used for administrative purposes.
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.2.1 (for OID based terminology systems)
System URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/administrative-gender
System OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1
Source ResourceXML / JSON

Concept Maps for this value set:

to v3 Code System AdministrativeGenderv3 map for AdministrativeGenderXMLJSON
to v2 Administrative Sexv2 map for AdministrativeGenderXMLJSON

This value set is used in the following places: Content Logical Definition

This value set has an inline code system http://hl7.org/fhir/administrative-gender, which defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinitionv2 Map (0001)v3 Map (AdministrativeGender)
male MaleMale=M=M
female FemaleFemale=F=F
other OtherOther<A
unknown UnknownUnknown=U=UNK


See the full registry of value sets defined as part of FHIR.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance)
DisplayThe display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code