LS variable metadata
Variable: UCAFICDE
Table: DETH
Short description: ICD8 5th digit of underlying cause of death (place of accident): Deaths 1971-1982
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981:
Applies to ICD codes E850 - E929 and E980 - E988 (non-transport accidents)
0 = Home
1= Farm
2= Mine or Quarry
3= Industrial site or premises
4= Place for recreation or sport
5= Street or highway
6= Public Building
7= Communal establishment (formerly 'Institution') with residents
8 = Other specified places
9 = Place not specified
Space = Place of accident coding not required
1982-1992:
Blank - see UCAFIDDE
1993 onwards:
Blank - see ICD9UDE/ICD9UFDE Cause of death coded to ICD 9th Revision, see UCAFIDDE

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19810404)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 8.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: To: 19810404 
Keyword: Mortality
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).