LS variable metadata
Variable: CERTYPDE
Table: DETH
Short description: Certification type (1993 onwards). Death of LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: For prior coding see CERTCDE
1993 onwards:
1=Certified by doctor, no post mortem.
2=Certified by doctor, post mortem.
3=Certified by coroner, inquest and post mortem.
4=Certified by coroner, inquest no post mortem.
5=Certified by coroner, no inquest, post mortem.
6=Uncertified
9=Not known (unable to derive)

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19930000)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Mortality
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1