LS variable metadata
Variable: BATCHTY9
Table: ME91
Short description: Level of tracing/linking of the LS member by NHSCR. 1991
Full description: Indicates the level of tracing/linking of LS member by NHSCR Used in the allocation of Tracing History Indicators.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
A1991 card linked with pre-1991 LS Number
B1991 not linked to pre-1991 LS Number, but NHS traced and noted with 1991 LS Number
C1991 card matched with pre-1991 card in no-trace index NHS number now traced
D1991 card matched with pre-1991 card in no-trace index NHS number not traced
E1991 card not matched NHS number not traced

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census - LS link exercise
Former name of variable: BATCHTYP
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: LS
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) pp. 83-84.