LS variable metadata
Variable: DIEDE
Table: DETH
Short description: County District of address of usual residence recorded at death of LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 01-99 - see 1971 Census Appendix 12
NOTE: Codes 0A - 9W are also possible, for those whose usual residence is 'Outside England and Wales'
Notes: Must be used in conjunction with the 'County' variable to select the correct districts as the codes are repeated.
From April 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:  
Keyword: Geog
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 2
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: 1971 Census Appendix 12a