LS variable metadata
Variable: RHAEBF
Table: LBSF
Short description: Regional Health authority of usual address of mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981: (statutory boundaries): A - O See 1981 Census Appendix 12 1982 onwards: (administrative boundaries): See Events Appendix 5
Notes: Only births to sample fathers in 1971-78 and 1981 were linked to the LS
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) : Question 10 Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Question 10
Former name of variable:  
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: 2
Reference 1: 1981 Census Appendix 12c
Reference 2: Events Appendix 5
Reference 3: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) p342 (live birth registration draft entry form),p345 (record of live birth form),pp24-25,pp95-96,p108 (general details), pp99-101 (comparability of data), p108 & p136 (data quality).