baseline

iati-activities/iati-activity/result/indicator/baseline

This is the reference page for the XML element baseline. See also the relevant overview page: Result

Definition

The baseline value for the indicator

Rules

This element must occur no more than once (within each parent element).

Attributes

@year

The year the baseline value was taken (yyyy)

This attribute is required.

This value must be of type xsd:positiveInteger.

@value

The baseline value.

This attribute is required.

This value must be of type xsd:string.

Example Usage

Example of baseline in context of an indicator in a result element.

This example declares @year as 2012, with a @value of 10:
  <result type="1" aggregation-status="1">
   <title>
	<narrative>Result title</narrative>    
   </title>
   <description>
    <narrative>Result description text</narrative>   
   </description>
   <indicator measure="1" ascending="1">
     <title>
      <narrative>Indicator title</narrative>   		 
     </title>
     <description>
      <narrative>Indicator description text</narrative>
     </description>     
     <baseline year="2012" value="10">
	  <comment>
	   <narrative>Baseline comment text</narrative>
	  </comment>
     </baseline>
     <period>
      <period-start iso-date="2013-01-01" />
      <period-end iso-date="2013-03-31" />
      <target value="10">
       <comment>
        <narrative>Target comment text</narrative>			
       </comment> 
      </target>
      <actual value="11">
	   <comment>
		<narrative>Actual comment text</narrative>
	   </comment> 
      </actual>
     </period>
   </indicator>
  </result>

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Last updated on 2015-01-21