LS variable metadata
Variable: AHAUA8
Table: ME81
Short description: Area health authority. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes: A - K, SPACE See 1981 Census Appendix 12.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
AANORTHERN REGION; Cleveland
ABNORTHERN REGION; Cumbria
ACNORTHERN REGION; Durham
ADNORTHERN REGION; Northumberland
AENORTHERN REGION; Gateshead
AFNORTHERN REGION; Newcastle upon Tyne
AGNORTHERN REGION; Northern Tyneside
AHNORTHERN REGION; Southern Tyneside
AINORTHERN REGION; Sunderland
BAYORKSHIRE REGION ; Humberside
BBYORKSHIRE REGION ; North Yorkshire
BCYORKSHIRE REGION ; Bradford
BDYORKSHIRE REGION ; Calderdale
BEYORKSHIRE REGION ; Kirklees
BFYORKSHIRE REGION ; Leeds
BGYORKSHIRE REGION ; Wakefield
CATRENT REGION; Derbyshire
CBTRENT REGION; Leicestershire
CCTRENT REGION; Lincolnshire
CDTRENT REGION; Nottinghamshire
CETRENT REGION; Barnsley
CFTRENT REGION; Doncaster
CGTRENT REGION; Rotherham
CHTRENT REGION; Sheffield
DAEAST ANGLIA REGION; Cambridgeshire
DBEAST ANGLIA REGION; Norfolk
DCEAST ANGLIA REGION; Suffolk
EANORTH WEST THAMES REGION; Bedfordshire
EBNORTH WEST THAMES REGION; Hertfordshire
ECNORTH WEST THAMES REGION; Barnet
EDNORTH WEST THAMES REGION; Brent and Harrow
EENORTH WEST THAMES REGION; Ealing, Hammersmith and Hounslow
EFNORTH WEST THAMES REGION; Hillingdon
EGNORTH WEST THAMES REGION; Kensington, Chelsea and Westminster
FANORTH EAST THAMES REGION; Essex
FBNORTH EAST THAMES REGION; Barking and Havering
FCNORTH EAST THAMES REGION; Camden and Islington
FDNORTH EAST THAMES REGION; City and East London
FENORTH EAST THAMES REGION; Enfield and Haringey
FFNORTH EAST THAMES REGION; Redbridge and Waltham Forest
GASOUTH EAST THAMES REGION ; East Sussex
GBSOUTH EAST THAMES REGION ; Kent
GCSOUTH EAST THAMES REGION ; Greenwich and Bexley
GDSOUTH EAST THAMES REGION ; Bromley
GESOUTH EAST THAMES REGION ; Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham
HASOUTH WEST THAMES REGION; Surrey
HBSOUTH WEST THAMES REGION; West Sussex
HCSOUTH WEST THAMES REGION; Croydon
HDSOUTH WEST THAMES REGION; Kingston and Richmond
HESOUTH WEST THAMES REGION; Merton, Sutton and Wandsworth
IAWESSEX REGION; Dorset
IBWESSEX REGION; Hampshire
ICWESSEX REGION; Wiltshire
IDWESSEX REGION; Isle of Wight
JAOXFORD REGION; Berkshire
JBOXFORD REGION; Buckinghamshire
JCOXFORD REGION; Northamptonshire
JDOXFORD REGION; Oxford
KASOUTH WESTERN REGION; Avon
KBSOUTH WESTERN REGION; Cornwall & Isles of Scilly
KCSOUTH WESTERN REGION; Devon
KDSOUTH WESTERN REGION; Gloucester
KESOUTH WESTERN REGION; Somerset
LAWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Hereford & Worcester
LBWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Salop
LCWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Staffordshire
LDWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Warwickshire
LEWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Birmingham
LFWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Coventry
LGWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Dudley
LHWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Sandwell
LIWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Solihull
LJWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Walsall
LKWEST MIDLANDS REGION; Wolverhampton
MAMERSEY REGION; Cheshire
MERSEY REGION; Halton
MERSEY REGION; Macclesfield
MBMERSEY REGION; Liverpool
MCMERSEY REGION; St Helens with Knowsley
MDMERSEY REGION; Sefton
MEMERSEY REGION; Wirral
NANORTH WESTERN REGION; Lancashire
NBNORTH WESTERN REGION; Bolton
NCNORTH WESTERN REGION; Bury
NDNORTH WESTERN REGION; Manchester
NENORTH WESTERN REGION; Oldham
NFNORTH WESTERN REGION; Rochdale
NGNORTH WESTERN REGION; Salford
NHNORTH WESTERN REGION; Stockport
NINORTH WESTERN REGION; Tameside
NJNORTH WESTERN REGION; Trafford
NKNORTH WESTERN REGION; Wigan
OAWELSH REGION; Clwyd
OBWELSH REGION; Dyfed
OCWELSH REGION; Gwent
ODWELSH REGION; Gwynedd
OEWELSH REGION; Mid Glamorgan
OFWELSH REGION; Powys
OQWELSH REGION; South Glamorgan
OHWELSH REGION; West Glamorgan
101Hartlepool
102North Tees
103South Tees
104East Cumbria
105South West Cumbria
106West Cumbria
107Darlington
108Durham
109North West Durham
110South West Durham
111Northumberland
112Gateshead
113Newcastle upon Tyne
114North Tyneside
115South Tyneside
116Sunderland
117Hull
118Beverly
119Grimsby
120Scunthorpe
121Northallerton
122York
123Scarborough
124Harrogate
125Bradford
126Airedale
127Calderdale
128Huddersfield
129Dewsbury
130Western
131Eastern
132Western (Wakefield)
133Eastern (Pontefract)
134Central Derbyshire
135North Derbyshire
136South Derbyshire
137East
138North West
139South West
140Lincolnshire South
141Lincolnshire North
142Mansfield and Newark
143Worksop and Retford
144North Nottingham
145South Nottingham
146Barnsley
147Doncaster
148Rotherham
149Northern
150Central
151Southern
152Cambridge
153Peterborough
154Norwich
155Great Yarmouth and Waveney
156King's Lynn
157Bury St Edmunds
158Ipswich
159Northern
160Southern
161North Hertfordshire
162East Hertfordshire
163North West Hertfordshire
164South West Hertfordshire
165Barnet and Finchley
166Edgeware and Hendon
167Brent
168Harrow
169Hounslow
170South Hammersmith
171North Hammersmith
172Ealing
173Hillingdon
174North West
175North East
176South
177Basildon and Thurrock
178Chelmsford
179Colchester
180Harlow
181Southend
182Barking
183Havering
184North Camden
185South Camden
186Islington
187City and Hackney
188Newham
189Tower Hamlets
190Enfield
191Haringey
192East Roding
193West Roding
194Brighton
195Eastbourne
196Hastings
197South East Kent
198Canterbury and Thanet
199Dartford and Gravesham
200Maidstone
201Medway
202Tunbridge Wells
203Bexley
204Greenwich
205Bromley
206St Thomas'
207Kings'
208Guys'
209Lewisham
210North Surrey
211North West Surrey
212West Surrey & North East Hampshire
213South West Surrey
214Mid Surrey
215East Surrey
216Chichester
217Cuckfield and Crawley
218Worthing
219Croydon
220Kingston and Richmond
221Roehampton
222Wandsworth and East Merton
223Sutton and West Merton
224East Dorset
225West Dorset
226Portsmouth and South East Hampshire
227Southampton and South West Hampshire
228Winchester & Central Hampshire
229Basingstoke & North Hampshire
230Salisbury
231Swindon
232Bath
233Isle of Wight
234East Berkshire
235West Berkshire
236Aylesbury
237High Wycombe
238Kettering
239Northampton
240Oxford
241Bristol
242Frenchay
243Southmead
244Weston
245Cornwall & Isles of Scilly
246Exeter and Mid Devon
247North Devon
248Plymouth
249Torbay
250Cheltenham
251Gloucester
252West Somerset
253East Somerset
254Hereford
255Bromsgrove and Redditch
256Kidderminster
257Worcester
258Salop
259Mid Staffordshire
260North Staffordshire
261South East Staffordshire
262North Warwickshire
263Rugby
264South Warwickshire
265Central
266East
267North
268South
269West
270Coventry
271Dudley
272Sandwell
273Solihull
274Walsall
275Wolverhampton
276Chester
277Crewe
278Halton
279Macclesfield
281Central Southern
282Eastern
283St Helens with Knowsley
284Northern
285Southern
286Northern
287Southern
288Lancaster
289Blackpool
290Preston
291Blackburn
292Burnley
293Ormskirk
294Bolton
295Bury
296North
297Central
298South
299Oldham
300Rochdale
301Salford
302Stockport
303Tameside
304Trafford
305Wigan
306Rhyl
307Wrexham
308Ceredigion
309Carmarthen/Dinefwr
310Preseli/South Pembs
311Llanelli/Dinefwr
312Abergavenny
313Newport
314Gwynedd
315Ogwr
316Rhymney Valley
317East Glamorgan
318Merthyr and Cynon Valley
319Powys
320South Glamorgan
321Neath
322Swansea
spaceOutside England and Wales

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Question 7.
Former name of variable: AHAUA
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: 1981 Census Appendix 12c
Reference 2: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) pp. 53-55.