LS variable metadata
Variable: STRGEXIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Standard region of usual address of sample mother at birth of child
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1 = Northern
2= Yorkshire and Humberside
3= North West
4= East Midlands
5= West Midlands
6= East Anglia
7= South East
8= South West
9= Wales
space= Outside England and Wales
Notes: From 1991 onwards usual residence codes are OGSS codes, not STATS or CENSUS codes. (See article on 'LS event data capture', LS Newsletter, No. 14, June 1996, pp. 2-4)
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
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
Classification:  
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), page 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).