LS variable metadata
Variable: INSTCDE
Table: DETH
Short description: LS institution code for place of death of LS member (1971 - 1985).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971 - 1985:
001, 101-113, 201-204, 301-305, 401-409, 501-534, 601, 701 See Events Appendix 6
1986 onwards:
Blank - Not applicable

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19851231)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 1.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: To: 19861231 
Keyword: Mortality
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 3
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and pp. 96-97 (general details), pp. 101-104 (comparability of data), page 108 and pp. 117-121 (data quality).
Reference 2: Events Appendix 6