LS variable metadata
Variable: RDD5KM8
Table: PW81x
Short description: 1981 Census ward level road density, 5km smoothed.
Full description: The length of road (in metres) per square kilometre, smoothed for a 5km radius.
Coding notes: 0 - 3453
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Source: Calculated by selecting all population weighted census ward centroids within 5km of the target ward, giving a total length of road and total area. Road centre lines supplied by the Automobile Association (AA) and include motorways, primary, A and B roads. Data supplied in 1996 by Paul Wilkinson, Environmental Epidemiology Unit (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine).
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Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
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Keyword: Small-area
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Restricted: Y
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 4