LS variable metadata
Variable: DIEABM
Table: SBSM
Short description: County District code of usual residence (forward year).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 01 - 73 See 1981 Census Appendix 12 NOTE: Codes 0A - 9W are also possible, for those whose usual residence is 'Outside England and Wales'

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19950101)

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 30 8): Question 10
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19950101  
Keyword: Geog
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: 1981 Census Appendix 12a
Reference 2: 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)