LS variable metadata
Variable: HAURWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Health Authority code for usual residence.
Full description: This field is present from 1996 onwards only. The code is derived from PCDR, the postcode of usual residence, during the batch, rederivation or online postcoding process. It finds the field HLTHAUX on the OGSS Postcode file PNAACMyy, or 'History File' PNAACHyy (where yy = year of file), to find the correct value. See OGSS documentation for details of the three character alpha/numeric codes. New values Qnn (England) or QW1 - QW5 (Wales) using the same range of values as HAUTPOD.
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19970101)

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Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19960101  
Keyword: Geog
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Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 3