LS variable metadata
Variable: HDRDE
Table: DETH
Short description: Health District code (1993 onwards) for usual residence of deceased LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1993-1995:
See Events Appendix 5
Valid from 1/1/93
For prior coding, see HDEDE/RHAEDE

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19930000 or after 19960331)

Notes: Area Change Programme: in April 1996 Regional Health Authorities (RHAs) and District Health Authorities (DHAs) were replaced by Regional Offices (ROs) and Health Authorities (HAs). All 1993-95 annual data will hold only HDISPOD codes; some of 1996 data will carry both HDISPOD and HAUTPOD codes.
Units of measurement:  
Source:  
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19930101 To: 19960430 
Keyword: Geog
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 4
Reference 1: Events Appendix 5