LS variable metadata
Variable: DHACC
Table: CANC
Short description: District Health Authority (part of expanded area code).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971 - 05/04/81: See HDCC. If AVDYRACC, AVDMTACC, AVDDYACC (Anniversary date) is greater than 05/04/81: Code Range: 500-882. See Events Appendix 5

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19810406 or after 19921231)

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: From: 19810406 To: 19921231 
Keyword: Geog
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 3
Reference 1: 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).
Reference 2: Events Appendix 5