LS variable metadata
Variable: DIEDIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: County District of address of usual residence recorded at infant death to LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1975:
Spaces
1976 onwards:
01-73, 0A-9Z = County District
99= outside England and Wales. See 1971/81 Census Appendix 12
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
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
Classification:  
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 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).