LS variable metadata
Variable: RHAEBM
Table: LBSM
Short description: Regional Health Authority of usual address of sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981: (Statutory boundaries) A-O See 1981 Census Appendix 12 1982-1986 (Administrative boundaries) See Events Appendix 5 1987 onwards: Regional Health Authority See Events Appendix 5

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19921231)

Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (For m 309): Question 10
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: To: 19981231 
Keyword: Geog
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1
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 and p108 (general details), pp99-101 (comparability of data), p108 and pp125-136 (data quality).