LS variable metadata
Variable: HDEBIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Health District (1971 - 1981) of usual address of sample mother at birth of child.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981:
101-322, Spaces See 1981 Census Appendix 12
1982-1992:
Not available, replaced by DHAEBIM
1993 onwards:
Not available, replaced by HDISRMIM/HREGRMIM
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for births (Form 309): Question 10 Draft entry for Stillbirths Form 308 Question 10
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: To: 19811231 
Keyword: Geog
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 3
Reference 1: 1981 Census Appendix 12c
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).