LS variable metadata
Variable: PCIMIADE
Table: DETHx
Short description: Postcode imputation indicator (forward year).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
1986 onwards:
Numeric 0-9 Indicates varying levels of accuracy of postcode data arising from imputation of area information on postcode directory and/or imputation of postcode for the individual death. This new field will be introduced from 1 April 1996 allowing OGSS files to be used to recode 1995 and subsequent year events, to new 1996 and subsequent year boundaries, (ie to allow events to be coded forward one year to areas in place at the time of the annual outputs eg 1996 data to 1997 areas).
Notes: Not available for analysis.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Derived depending on extent which post code of usual address was imputed.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19950101  
Keyword: Geog
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: Y
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1