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CodeSystem: Religious Affiliation

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ReligiousAffiliation Version: 3.0.0
Active as of 2019-03-20 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: ReligiousAffiliation
Other Identifiers: urn:ietf:rfc:3986#Uniform Resource Identifier (URI)#urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.5.1076

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Assigment of spiritual faith affiliation

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:


This code system defines the following properties for its concepts

SpecializesCodingThe child code is a more narrow version of the concept represented by the parent code. I.e. Every child concept is also a valid parent concept. Used to allow determination of subsumption. Must be transitive, irreflexive, antisymmetric.
GeneralizesCodingInverse of Specializes. Only included as a derived relationship.
internalIdhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v3-internal-idcodeThe internal identifier for the concept in the HL7 Access database repository.
statushttp://hl7.org/fhir/concept-properties#statuscodeDesignation of a concept's state. Normally is not populated unless the state is retired.


This case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ReligiousAffiliation defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

1001 Adventist19186active
1002 African Religions19187active
1003 Afro-Caribbean Religions19188active
1004 Agnosticism19189active
1005 Anglican19190active
1006 Animism19191active
1007 Atheism19192active
1008 Babi & Baha'I faiths19193active
1009 Baptist19194active
1010 Bon19195active
1011 Cao Dai19196active
1012 Celticism19197active
1013 Christian (non-Catholic, non-specific)19198active
1014 Confucianism19199active
1015 Cyberculture Religions19200active
1016 Divination19201active
1017 Fourth Way19202active
1018 Free Daism19203active
1019 Gnosis19204active
1020 Hinduism19205active
1021 Humanism19206active
1022 Independent19207active
1023 Islam19208active
1024 Jainism19209active
1025 Jehovah's Witnesses19210active
1026 Judaism19211active
1027 Latter Day Saints19212active
1028 Lutheran19213active
1029 Mahayana19214active
1030 Meditation19215active
1031 Messianic Judaism19216active
1032 Mitraism19217active
1033 New Age19218active
1034 non-Roman Catholic19219active
1035 Occult19220active
1036 Orthodox19221active
1037 Paganism19222active
1038 Pentecostal19223active
1039 Process, The19224active
1040 Reformed/Presbyterian19225active
1041 Roman Catholic Church19226active
1042 Satanism19227active
1043 Scientology19228active
1044 Shamanism19229active
1045 Shiite (Islam)19230active
1046 Shinto19231active
1047 Sikism19232active
1048 Spiritualism19233active
1049 Sunni (Islam)19234active
1050 Taoism19235active
1051 Theravada19236active
1052 Unitarian-Universalism19237active
1053 Universal Life Church19238active
1054 Vajrayana (Tibetan)19239active
1055 Veda19240active
1056 Voodoo19241active
1057 Wicca19242active
1058 Yaohushua19243active
1059 Zen Buddhism19244active
1060 Zoroastrianism19245active
1061 Assembly of God21466active
1062 Brethren21467active
1063 Christian Scientist21468active
1064 Church of Christ21469active
1065 Church of God21470active
1066 Congregational21471active
1067 Disciples of Christ21472active
1068 Eastern Orthodox21473active
1069 Episcopalian21474active
1070 Evangelical Covenant21475active
1071 Friends21476active
1072 Full Gospel21477active
1073 Methodist21478active
1074 Native American21479active
1075 Nazarene21480active
1076 Presbyterian21481active
1077 Protestant21482active
1078 Protestant, No Denomination21483active
1079 Reformed21484active
1080 Salvation Army21485active
1081 Unitarian Universalist21486active
1082 United Church of Christ21487active


2023-11-14reviseMarc DuteauTSMGAdd standard copyright and contact to internal content; up-476
2022-10-18reviseMarc DuteauTSMGFixing missing metadata; up-349
2022-02-17 00:00:32+1100reviseGrahame GrieveVocabulary WGPopulate Missing caseSensitive property; UP-286
2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.