LS variable metadata
Variable: AHACC
Table: CANC
Short description: Area Health Authority within Regional Health Authority (1971 - 1981).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981: A to Q; Space .
1982-1986: Space.
1987 onwards: See 2nd character of NHSDHCC.
See 1981 Census appendix 12c

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19851231)

Units of measurement:  
Source: Cancer registration data collected by ONS through the National Cancer Registration Scheme.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: To: 19861231 
Keyword: Geog
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1
Reference 1: 1981 Census Appendix 12c
Reference 2: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 344 (shows cancer registration abstract), page 25, pp. 97-98, pp. 104-105 (comparability of data), page 125 and pp. 138-141 (data quality).