LS variable metadata
Variable: OPCSDHWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: ONS DHA of address of occurrence of death of spouse of LS member (1990-92)

Variable coded as: OPCSDHDE
Table: DETH
Short description: ONS District Health Authority of occurrence of death of member
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1989:
Numeric in range 500 - 800 or Spaces
1993 onwards:

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19910000 or after 19921231)

Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): registration details
Former name of variable: OPCSDHADE
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19910101 To: 19931231 
Keyword: Geog
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).