LS variable metadata
Variable: DIEIR
Table: IMMG
Short description: County District of usual residence.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 01 to 69, Spaces See 1971/1981 appendix 12 (i)
Notes: Must be used in conjunction with the 'County' variable to select the correct districts as the codes are repeated.
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: Information received by NHSCR for immigrants and re-entrants to the NHS
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), pp. 24-25 and page 97 (general details), page 108, pp. 114-117 (data quality).