LS variable metadata
Variable: DHAEBF
Table: SBSF
Short description: District Health Authority (1982 onwards) of usual address of mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981: Not available 1982 onwards: District Health Authority code used by NHS See Events Appendix 5
Notes: Only births to sample fathers in 1971-78 and 1981 were linked to the LS
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Question 10
Former name of variable:  
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: 3
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995), page 342 (stillbirth registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 95 (general details), pp. 99-101 and page 103 (comparability), page 108 and page 136 (data quality).
Reference 2: Events Appendix 5