LS variable metadata
Variable: NHSC8
Table: ME81x
Short description: 1939 NHS code. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  
Notes: Not available for analysis.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census LS index card. First three letters of NHS code, indicating place of enumeration in 1939 written onto LS index card at NHSCR for all persons born 1939 or earlier.
Former name of variable: NHSC
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: Y
Data type: Text
Length of field: 3
Reference 1: See LS User Guide no. 7 An introduction to the area based variables in the LS (Rosemary Creeser) pp. 15-16.