LS variable metadata
Variable: DHAEBM
Table: SBSM
Short description: District Health Authority (1982 - 1992) of usual address of sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981:
Not available. See HDEBM
District Health Authority code used by NHS See Events Appendix 5
1993 onwards:
Blank - Not applicable. See HDISRMBM

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19810406 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 stillbirths Form 308 Question 10
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 342 (stillbirth registration draft entry form), page 25 and pp. 95-96 (general details), pp. 99-101 and page 103 (comparability), page 108 and pp. 125-136 (data quality).
Reference 2: Events Appendix 5