LS variable metadata
Variable: NHSHOCIM
Table: IDMIx
Short description: NHS hospital code for place of infant death to LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
Spaces
1986-1989:
First character A - V (except I, O, Q, U, R, S),
W= Welsh Other characters numeric or spaces 1990-1992: First character A - V (except I, O, Q, R, S, U),
W= Welsh Other characters numeric or spaces
Note: 4th & 5 characters - NHS Hospitals numeric or spaces
Non-NHS hospitals alpha/numeric in range A1-Z9 excluding I, O, Q, U, V See Events Appendix 7 for details of coding
1993 onwards:
Blank - not coded. See NHSINDIM.
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 1.
Former name of variable: NHSHOCSAIM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19860101 To: 19921231 
Keyword: Geog
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 5