LS variable metadata
Variable: LNCS51IM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Line 'E' (other relevant causes) - five-digit code, first cause.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
Blank - not applicable.
First digit: E, X or V 2nd-4th digits: numeric 800-999 (range controlled by Cause Control file) fifth digit: numeric 0-9 or '-' (range controlled by Cause Control file) May be blank. See Events appendix 4.
1993 onwards:
Blank - not applicable.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Neonatal death certificate, stillbirths draft entry form 308, Question 2
Former name of variable: LNECS51IM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19860101 To: 19921231 
Keyword: Mortality
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 5
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995), page 343 (neonatal death certificate), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).
Reference 2: Events Appendix 4