LS variable metadata
Variable: DHADE
Table: DETH
Short description: District Health Authority of usual address, recorded at death of LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971 - 1981:
Not applicable. See HDEDE
1982 - 1992:
Code Range: 500-882 See Events Appendix 5
1993 onwards:
Not applicable. See HDRDE

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19820000 or after 19921231)

Notes: From 1991 onwards usual residence codes are OGSS codes, not STATS or CENSUS codes (See article on 'LS event data capture', LS Newsletter, No. 14, June 1996, pp. 2-4)
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 6.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19820101 To: 19931231 
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 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and pp. 96-97 (general details), pp. 101-104 (comparability of data), page 108 and pp. 117-121 (data quality).
Reference 2: Events Appendix 5