LS variable metadata
Variable: STRGXDIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Standard region of address of usual residence recorded at infant death to LS member (1976 onwards)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1975:
Blank - not applicable.
1976 onwards:
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 deaths (Form 310): Question 6.
Former name of variable: STRGXEDIM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19760101  
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).