LS variable metadata
Variable: STRGXBM
Table: LBSM
Short description: Standard region of usual address of sample mother.
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

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19710101)

Notes: From 1991 onwards usual residence codes are OGSS codes, not STATS or CENSUS codes
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309): Question 10
Former name of variable: STRGXEBM
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) 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).