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ValueSet: RaceBlackOrAfricanAmerican

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-RaceBlackOrAfricanAmerican Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2014-03-26 Computable Name: RaceBlackOrAfricanAmerican
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.15768


  • Included into Race

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 19 concepts

Expansion based on Race v2.1.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes in this table are from the system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-Race

LevelCodeDisplay - English (English, en)
1  2054-5Black or African American
2    2056-0Black
2    2058-6African American
2    2060-2African
3      2061-0Botswanan
3      2062-8Ethiopian
3      2063-6Liberian
3      2064-4Namibian
3      2065-1Nigerian
3      2066-9Zairean
2    2067-7Bahamian
2    2068-5Barbadian
2    2069-3Dominican
2    2070-1Dominica Islander
2    2071-9Haitian
2    2072-7Jamaican
2    2073-5Tobagoan
2    2074-3Trinidadian
2    2075-0West Indian

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A 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
System The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The 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
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code


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