LS variable metadata
Variable: PCIMINIR
Table: IMMG
Short description: Postcode imputation indicator
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1986: Blank 1987-1990: 0 to 9, K or N Indicates varying levels of accuracy of postcode data resulting from area/information on postcode directory and/or imputation of postcode for the individual record K = record supplied with FHSA cypher N = record supplied with neither a postcode nor FHSA cypher Note: K and N apply to late notifications 1991: K or N as above
Units of measurement:  
Source: Information received by NHSCR for immigrants and re-entrants to the NHS.
Former name of variable: PCIMINAIR
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995), pp. 24-25 and page 97 (general details), page 108, pp. 114-117 (data quality).