LS variable metadata
Variable: TRANSFDE
Table: DETH
Short description: Address type indicator/transferability for death of LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1992:
0 = where institution code (INSTADE) is 6 or 7 Otherwise (INSTADE= 1 - 5):
1= Transferable ie address of usual residence is stated on death certificate so death can be transferred to area of residence
2= Non-transferable
1993 onwards:
Blank

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19921231)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Derived from draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Questions 1 and 6.
Former name of variable: TRANSFADE
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: To: 19931231 
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 pp. 96-97 (general details), pp. 101-104 (comparability of data), page 108 and pp. 117-121 (data quality).