LS variable metadata
Variable: STRG93CC
Table: CANC
Short description: Standard region of usual residence (1993 onwards)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1992:
Blank. Not applicable. See STRGXCC.
1993 onwards:
1 = Northern
2 = Yorkshire and Humberside
3 = East Midlands
4 = East Anglia
5 = South East
6 = South West
7 = West Midlands
8 = North West
9 = Wales
Space = Outside England and Wales
Notes: Codings differ markedly from STRGXCC.
From 1991 onwards usual residence codes are OGSS codes, not STATS or CENSUS codes.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Cancer registration data collected by ONS through the National Cancer Registration Scheme.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Geog
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1
Reference 1: See article on 'LS event data capture', LS Newsletter, No. 14, June 1996, pp. 2-4