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Scientific Data Documentation
North Carolina Medical Examiner Deaths, 1972 - 1984
DSN: CC37.NCME.Y7284


ABSTRACT

 The North Carolina Medical Examiner (NCME) Deaths data include all deaths
 investigated by the North Carolina Medical Examiner's Office from 1972
 through 1984.  The data have been extracted from the original NCME tape
 files and put into a SAS file for CDC use.
VARIABLES AND ATTRIBUTES

List of Variables
                           SAS DSN=NCME

 NUMBER OF OBSERVATIONS: 119956         NUMBER OF VARIABLES: 178

               ----ALPHABETIC LIST OF VARIABLES AND ATTRIBUTES----
       # VARIABLE TYPE   LENGTH POSITION     LABEL
      12 AGE      NUM         8       28
      11 AGE_ALL  CHAR        3       25     TOTAL AGE FIELD
      10 AGE_RNG  CHAR        1       24     AGE RANGE
      29 AUT_AUTH CHAR        1       98     AUTOPSY AUTHORIZATION
       7 AUTOPSY  CHAR        1       21
      31 BDYSTATE CHAR        1      100     BODY STATE - CME INVESTIGATION
       2 CASENUM  NUM         8        5
       3 CASETYPE CHAR        1       13
      27 CAUSE    CHAR        6       84
      49 CHEMICAL CHAR        2      145     CHEMICAL - CME
      50 CHEMTAKN CHAR        1      147     CHEMICAL TAKEN - CME
      18 CTY_DTH  NUM         8       52     COUNTY OF DEATH
      17 CTY_RES  NUM         8       44     COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
      37 CTYINJUR NUM         8      121     COUNTY OF INJURY
      34 DAINJURY CHAR        2      109     DAY OF INJURY - CME
      54 DIAGNO1  CHAR        6      151     DIAGNOSIS 1 - AUTOPSY
      55 DIAGNO2  CHAR        6      157     DIAGNOSIS 2 - AUTOPSY
      56 DIAGNO3  CHAR        6      163     DIAGNOSIS 3 - AUTOPSY
      57 DIAGNO4  CHAR        6      169     DIAGNOSIS 4 - AUTOPSY
      58 DIAGNO5  CHAR        6      175     DIAGNOSIS 5 - AUTOPSY
       5 DTH_CERT CHAR        1       19
     175 DTH_DA   NUM         8      712     WEEKDAY OF DEATH
      20 DTH_DATE CHAR        6       61
      22 DTH_DAY  CHAR        2       69
      24 DTH_HR   NUM         8       73
      21 DTH_MON  CHAR        2       67
      23 DTH_YR   CHAR        2       71
      32 DTINJURY CHAR        6      101
      59 EMBALM   CHAR        1      181     EMBALM - TOXICOLOGY REPORT
       4 FLAGCASE CHAR        5       14
      47 GUN_TYPE CHAR        2      141     GUN TYPE - CME
      36 HRINJURY NUM         8      113     HOUR OF INJURY - CME
      16 INDUSTRY CHAR        3       41
     177 INJ_DA   NUM         8      728     WEEKDAY OF INJURY
     178 INJ_DTH  NUM         8      736     DAYS FROM INJURY TO DEATH
      48 INSMEANS CHAR        2      143     INSTRUMENT - CME
       6 INVEST   CHAR        1       20
      15 JOB      CHAR        3       38
      42 JURIS    CHAR        2      135     JURISDICTION - CME
      60 LABYR    NUM         8      182
      25 MANNER   CHAR        1       81
      14 MAR_STAT CHAR        1       37     MARITAL STATUS
      26 MEANS    CHAR        2       82
      28 MECNTY   NUM         8       90
      52 MEDHIST1 CHAR        1      149     MEDICAL HISTORY - CME
      53 MEDHIST2 CHAR        1      150     MEDICAL HISTORY - CME
      33 MOINJURY CHAR        2      107     MONTH OF INJURY - CME
      45 MV_ACCID CHAR        1      139     MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT - CME
      43 MV_INVOL CHAR        1      137     MOTOR VEHICLE INVOLVEMENT - CME
      44 MV_RESTR CHAR        1      138     MOTOR VEHICLE RESTRAINT - CME
      46 MV_VEH   CHAR        1      140     MOTOR VEHICLE TYPE - CME
      38 ONJOB    CHAR        1      129     INJURED ON JOB - CME
      51 P_TRATOR CHAR        1      148     HOMICIDE PERPETRATOR - CME
     171 POSITION CHAR        2      692     DMV/DECEDENT POSITION-MV CRASH RPT
      40 PREM_DTH CHAR        2      132     PREMISIS OF DEATH - CME
      39 PREM_INJ CHAR        2      130     PREMISIS OF INJURY - CME
      13 RACE     CHAR        1       36
      19 REGION   CHAR        1       60     REGION OF DEATH
      30 RESLD    CHAR        1       99     DIED IN COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
     173 RSTRAINT CHAR        2      702     MV RESTRAINT - MV CRASH REPORT
     174 SASDTHDT NUM         8      704
     176 SASDTINJ NUM         8      720
       9 SEX      CHAR        1       23
       1 STATUS   CHAR        1        4     CASE STATUS
      62 TOXA1    NUM         8      191     ANALYSIS - TOXICOLOGY
      66 TOXA2    NUM         8      209
      70 TOXA3    NUM         8      227
      74 TOXA4    NUM         8      245
      78 TOXA5    NUM         8      263
      82 TOXA6    NUM         8      281
      86 TOXA7    NUM         8      299
      90 TOXA8    NUM         8      317
      94 TOXA9    NUM         8      335
      98 TOXA10   NUM         8      353
     102 TOXA11   NUM         8      371
     106 TOXA12   NUM         8      389
     110 TOXA13   NUM         8      407
     114 TOXA14   NUM         8      425
     118 TOXA15   NUM         8      443
     122 TOXA16   NUM         8      461
     126 TOXA17   NUM         8      479
     130 TOXA18   NUM         8      497
     134 TOXA19   NUM         8      515
     138 TOXA20   NUM         8      533
     142 TOXA21   NUM         8      551
     146 TOXA22   NUM         8      569
     150 TOXA23   NUM         8      587
     154 TOXA24   NUM         8      605
     158 TOXA25   NUM         8      623
     162 TOXA26   NUM         8      641
     166 TOXA27   NUM         8      659
       8 TOXICOL  CHAR        1       22
      64 TOXQ1    NUM         8      200     QUANTITY - TOXICOLOGY
      68 TOXQ2    NUM         8      218
      72 TOXQ3    NUM         8      236
      76 TOXQ4    NUM         8      254
      80 TOXQ5    NUM         8      272
      84 TOXQ6    NUM         8      290
      88 TOXQ7    NUM         8      308
      92 TOXQ8    NUM         8      326
      96 TOXQ9    NUM         8      344
     100 TOXQ10   NUM         8      362
     104 TOXQ11   NUM         8      380
     108 TOXQ12   NUM         8      398
     112 TOXQ13   NUM         8      416
     116 TOXQ14   NUM         8      434
     120 TOXQ15   NUM         8      452
     124 TOXQ16   NUM         8      470
     128 TOXQ17   NUM         8      488
     132 TOXQ18   NUM         8      506
     136 TOXQ19   NUM         8      524
     140 TOXQ20   NUM         8      542
     144 TOXQ21   NUM         8      560
     148 TOXQ22   NUM         8      578
     152 TOXQ23   NUM         8      596
     156 TOXQ24   NUM         8      614
     160 TOXQ25   NUM         8      632
     164 TOXQ26   NUM         8      650
     168 TOXQ27   NUM         8      668
      63 TOXR1    CHAR        1      199     RESULT - TOXICOLOGY
      67 TOXR2    CHAR        1      217
      71 TOXR3    CHAR        1      235
      75 TOXR4    CHAR        1      253
      79 TOXR5    CHAR        1      271
      83 TOXR6    CHAR        1      289
      87 TOXR7    CHAR        1      307
      91 TOXR8    CHAR        1      325
      95 TOXR9    CHAR        1      343
      99 TOXR10   CHAR        1      361
     103 TOXR11   CHAR        1      379
     107 TOXR12   CHAR        1      397
     111 TOXR13   CHAR        1      415
     115 TOXR14   CHAR        1      433
     119 TOXR15   CHAR        1      451
     123 TOXR16   CHAR        1      469
     127 TOXR17   CHAR        1      487
     131 TOXR18   CHAR        1      505
     135 TOXR19   CHAR        1      523
     139 TOXR20   CHAR        1      541
     143 TOXR21   CHAR        1      559
     147 TOXR22   CHAR        1      577
     151 TOXR23   CHAR        1      595
     155 TOXR24   CHAR        1      613
     159 TOXR25   CHAR        1      631
     163 TOXR26   CHAR        1      649
     167 TOXR27   CHAR        1      667
      61 TOXS1    CHAR        1      190     SAMPLE - TOXICOLOGY
      65 TOXS2    CHAR        1      208
      69 TOXS3    CHAR        1      226
      73 TOXS4    CHAR        1      244
      77 TOXS5    CHAR        1      262
      81 TOXS6    CHAR        1      280
      85 TOXS7    CHAR        1      298
      89 TOXS8    CHAR        1      316
      93 TOXS9    CHAR        1      334
      97 TOXS10   CHAR        1      352
     101 TOXS11   CHAR        1      370
     105 TOXS12   CHAR        1      388
     109 TOXS13   CHAR        1      406
     113 TOXS14   CHAR        1      424
     117 TOXS15   CHAR        1      442
     121 TOXS16   CHAR        1      460
     125 TOXS17   CHAR        1      478
     129 TOXS18   CHAR        1      496
     133 TOXS19   CHAR        1      514
     137 TOXS20   CHAR        1      532
     141 TOXS21   CHAR        1      550
     145 TOXS22   CHAR        1      568
     149 TOXS23   CHAR        1      586
     153 TOXS24   CHAR        1      604
     157 TOXS25   CHAR        1      622
     161 TOXS26   CHAR        1      640
     165 TOXS27   CHAR        1      658
     169 UNITSINV NUM         8      676     NUMBER UNITS INVOLVED-MV CRASH RPT
     172 VEH_NBR  NUM         8      694     VEHICLE NUMBER-MV CRASH REPORT
     170 VEH_TYPE NUM         8      684     DMV OR VEHICLE TYPE-MV CRASH REPORT
      41 VIEWED   CHAR        1      134     BODY VIEWED, LOCATION - CME
      35 YRINJURY CHAR        2      111     YEAR OF INJURY - CME
Variables extracted from the original NCME tapes

 STATUS $ 1            CASENUM 2-8            CASETYPE $ 9
 FLAGCASE $ 10-14      DTH_CERT $ 15          INVEST $ 16
 AUTOPSY $ 17          TOXICOL $ 18           SEX $ 109
 AGE_RNG $ 110        AGE_ALL $ 110-112       AGE  111-112      RACE $ 113
 MAR_STAT $ 114        JOB $ 115-117          INDUSTRY $ 118-120
 @121 CTY_RES PD2.     @123 CTY_DTH PD2.
 REGION $ 125          DTH_DATE $ 126-131     DTH_MON $ 126-127
 DTH_DAY $ 128-129     DTH_YR $ 130-131       DTH_HR 132-133
 MANNER $ 134-134      MEANS $ 135-136        CAUSE $ 137-142
 MECNTY 144-145        AUT_AUTH $ 149          RESLD $ 408
 BDYSTATE $ 409        DTINJURY $ 410-415      MOINJURY $ 410-411
 DAINJURY $ 412-413    YRINJURY  $ 414-415     HRINJURY 416-417
 @418 CTYINJUR PD2.    ONJOB $ 420             PREM_INJ $ 421-422
 PREM_DTH $ 423-424    VIEWED $ 425            JURIS  $ 426-427
 MV_INVOL $ 428        MV_RESTR $ 429          MV_ACCID $ 430
 MV_VEH $ 431          GUN_TYPE $ 432-433      INSMEANS $ 434-435
 CHEMICAL$ 436-437     CHEMTAKN $ 438          P_TRATOR $ 439
 MEDHIST1 $ 440        MEDHIST2 $ 441
 DIAGNO1 $ 698-703     DIAGNO2 $ 704-709       DIAGNO3 $ 710-715
 DIAGNO4 $ 716-721     DIAGNO5 $ 722-727
 EMBALM  $ 810         LABYR 814-815

 TOXS1 $ 828-828  @829 TOXA1 PD2.  TOXR1 $ 831-831  @832 TOXQ1 PD5.
 TOXS2 $ 837-837  @838 TOXA2 PD2.  TOXR2 $ 840-840  @841 TOXQ2 PD5.
 TOXS3 $ 846-846  @847 TOXA3 PD2.  TOXR3 $ 849-849  @850 TOXQ3 PD5.
 TOXS4 $ 855-855  @856 TOXA4 PD2.  TOXR4 $ 858-858  @859 TOXQ4 PD5.
 TOXS5 $ 864-864  @865 TOXA5 PD2.  TOXR5 $ 867-867  @868 TOXQ5 PD5.
 TOXS6 $ 873-873  @874 TOXA6 PD2.  TOXR6 $ 876-876  @877 TOXQ6 PD5.
 TOXS7 $ 882-882  @883 TOXA7 PD2.  TOXR7 $ 885-885  @886 TOXQ7 PD5.
 TOXS8 $ 891-891  @892 TOXA8 PD2.  TOXR8 $ 894-894  @895 TOXQ8 PD5.
 TOXS9 $ 900-900  @901 TOXA9 PD2.  TOXR9 $ 903-903  @904 TOXQ9 PD5.
 TOXS10 $ 909-909 @910 TOXA10 PD2. TOXR10 $ 912-912 @913 TOXQ10 PD5.
 TOXS11 $ 918-918 @919 TOXA11 PD2. TOXR11 $ 921-921 @922 TOXQ11 PD5.
 TOXS12 $ 927-927 @928 TOXA12 PD2. TOXR12 $ 930-930 @931 TOXQ12 PD5.
 TOXS13 $ 936-936 @937 TOXA13 PD2. TOXR13 $ 939-939 @940 TOXQ13 PD5.
 TOXS14 $ 945-945 @946 TOXA14 PD2. TOXR14 $ 948-948 @949 TOXQ14 PD5.
 TOXS15 $ 954-954 @955 TOXA15 PD2. TOXR15 $ 957-957 @958 TOXQ15 PD5.
 TOXS16 $ 963-963 @964 TOXA16 PD2. TOXR16 $ 966-966 @967 TOXQ16 PD5.
 TOXS17 $ 972-972 @973 TOXA17 PD2. TOXR17 $ 975-975 @976 TOXQ17 PD5.
 TOXS18 $ 981-981 @982 TOXA18 PD2. TOXR18 $ 984-984 @985 TOXQ18 PD5.
 TOXS19 $ 990     @991 TOXA19 PD2. TOXR19 $ 993     @994 TOXQ19 PD5.
 TOXS20 $ 999    @1000 TOXA20 PD2. TOXR20 $ 1002   @1003 TOXQ20 PD5.
 TOXS21 $ 1008   @1009 TOXA21 PD2. TOXR21 $ 1011   @1012 TOXQ21 PD5.
 TOXS22 $ 1017   @1018 TOXA22 PD2. TOXR22 $ 1020   @1021 TOXQ22 PD5.
 TOXS23 $ 1026   @1027 TOXA23 PD2. TOXR23 $ 1029   @1030 TOXQ23 PD5.
 TOXS24 $ 1035   @1036 TOXA24 PD2. TOXR24 $ 1038   @1039 TOXQ24 PD5.
 TOXS25 $ 1044   @1045 TOXA25 PD2. TOXR25 $ 1047   @1048 TOXQ25 PD5.
 TOXS26 $ 1053   @1054 TOXA26 PD2. TOXR26 $ 1056   @1057 TOXQ26 PD5.
 TOXS27 $ 1062   @1063 TOXA27 PD2. TOXR27 $ 1065   @1066 TOXQ27 PD5.
                         UNITSINV 1286-1287     VEH_TYPE 1288-1289
 POSITION $ 1348-1349    VEH_NBR 1350-1351      RSTRAINT $ 1352-1353;


CORRECTIONS/ADDITIONS MADE TO ORIGINAL DATA

 These corrections were made to the SAS file and represent the
 correction of gross errors found.

 IF AGE_ALL = '000' THEN AGE_ALL = '?  ';   *0 DAYS OLD AND UNK;
 IF AGE_ALL = '?? ' THEN AGE_ALL = '?  ';   *THERE ARE ALSO "  " VALUES;

 ** AGE_ALL is a created variable that is a combination of AGE_RNG and
    AGE.  You must read positions 1 of this variable in order to tell
    if age is coded in days, weeks, or years.

 ** The DTH_HD (DEATH HOUR) and HRINJURY (INJURY HOUR) variables
    need to be examined very carefully to determine where the
    cases with 0 hour and 24 hour death time belong.

 *IF DTH_HR EQ 24 THEN DTH_HR=0;          *SHOULD 2250 CASES GO?;
 *IF HRINJURY EQ 24 THEN HRINJURY=0;      *SHOULD 1590 CASES GO?;

 IF INDEXC(EMBALM,'YN') EQ 0 THEN EMBALM = ' ';             *;
 * FLASH, YOU SHOULD DELETE CASENUM 83037760,RE:DATA IN CASENUM 8300289;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8100848 THEN AGE_RNG='0';
 IF CASENUM EQ 8100848 THEN AGE=40;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8307186 THEN MAR_STAT='M';
 IF CASENUM EQ 8303454 THEN DTH_HR=15;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8306450 THEN DTH_HR=5;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8102751 THEN DTH_HR=19;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8104537 THEN DTH_HR=10;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8104871 THEN DTH_HR=12;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8308667 THEN RACE='I';
 IF CASENUM EQ 7300774 THEN RACE='B';
 IF CASENUM EQ 7608802 THEN DTH_DAY='  ';
 IF CASENUM EQ 7202469 THEN DTH_DAY='  ';
 IF CASENUM EQ 7804998 THEN DTH_DAY='24';
 IF CASENUM EQ 7804998 THEN DTH_MON='02';
 IF CASENUM EQ 7202817 THEN DTH_DAY='14';
 IF CASENUM EQ 7202817 THEN DTH_MON='12';
 IF CASENUM EQ 8308689 THEN CTY_RES= 69;
 IF CASENUM EQ 7303587 THEN CTY_RES= 24;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8203484 THEN MOINJURY='  ';
 IF CASENUM EQ 8006994 THEN DAINJURY='07';                    *;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8006994 THEN YRINJURY='80';                    *;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8401644 THEN DTH_HR=17;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8403275 THEN DTH_HR=15;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8403633 THEN DTH_HR=10;
 IF CASENUM EQ 8405354 THEN DTH_HR=22;

 IF STATUS EQ 'L' THEN STATUS='I';                              *;

 IF AUT_AUTH EQ '-' THEN AUT_AUTH=' ';

 IF LABYR  EQ 48 THEN LABYR=.;
 IF LABYR  EQ 99 THEN LABYR=.;

 IF TOXR1 EQ '1' THEN TOXR1='?';                               *;
 IF TOXR2 EQ '1' THEN TOXR2='?';                               *;

 IF SEX EQ '3' THEN SEX ='?';                                  *;

 IF VIEWED EQ '0' THEN VIEWED='O';                             *;
 IF VIEWED EQ '6' THEN VIEWED='?';                             *;
 IF VIEWED EQ '8' THEN VIEWED='?';                             *;

 IF JURIS EQ '06' THEN JURIS='99';                             *;

 IF FLAGCASE EQ 'JH' THEN FLAGCASE='HJ';                       *;
 IF FLAGCASE EQ 'AJ' THEN FLAGCASE='JA';                        *;
 IF FLAGCASE EQ 'MH' THEN FLAGCASE='HM';                        *;
 IF FLAGCASE EQ 'PH' THEN FLAGCASE='HP';                        *;
 IF FLAGCASE EQ 'WJ' THEN FLAGCASE='JW';                        *;

 IF MV_RESTR EQ '8' THEN MV_RESTR='?';                          *;

 IF CASETYPE EQ 'I' THEN CASETYPE='X';                          *;

 IF JOB EQ '020' THEN JOB='024';                                *;

 IF MECNTY EQ 0 THEN MECNTY=100;                                *;

 IF PREM_DTH EQ '61' THEN PREM_DTH='  ';

 ****** VAR. DTH_DATE CONTAINS BLANKS AND ? MARKS IN CERTAIN POSITIONS;
 ****** WHICH MEANS YOU NEED TO PRINT RECS. CONTAINING BAD DATES;

 IF (DTH_MON EQ ' ?' OR DTH_MON EQ '? ') THEN DTH_MON='  ';     *;
 IF (DTH_DAY EQ ' 0' OR DTH_DAY EQ '0 ') THEN DTH_DAY='  ';     *;
 IF (DTH_DAY EQ '? ' OR DTH_DAY EQ ' ?') THEN DTH_DAY='  ';     *;
 IF (DTH_YR EQ ' ?' OR DTH_YR EQ '? ') THEN DTH_YR='  ';        *;


 **** VAR. DTINJURY CONTAINS BLANKS AND ? MARKS IN CERTAIN POSITIONS;
 **** VAR. DTINJURY CONTAINS ALL FIELDS LISTED MO,DA,YRINJURY BELOW;
 **** WHICH MEANS YOU NEED TO PRINT RECS. CONTAINING BAD DATES;

 IF MOINJURY EQ '44' THEN MOINJURY='11';
 IF MOINJURY EQ '?O' THEN MOINJURY='  ';
 IF MOINJURY EQ 'O?' THEN MOINJURY='  ';
 IF MOINJURY EQ '? ' THEN MOINJURY='  ';
 IF MOINJURY EQ ' ?' THEN MOINJURY='  ';
 IF DAINJURY EQ '? ' THEN DAINJURY='  ';
 IF DAINJURY EQ ' ?' THEN DAINJURY='  ';
 IF DAINJURY EQ '00' THEN DAINJURY='  ';
 IF YRINJURY EQ '11' THEN MOINJURY='11';
 IF YRINJURY EQ '11' THEN DAINJURY='25';
 IF YRINJURY EQ '11' THEN YRINJURY='81';
 IF YRINJURY EQ '? ' THEN YRINJURY='  ';
 IF YRINJURY EQ ' ?' THEN YRINJURY='  ';


 SASDTHDT=MDY(DTH_MON,DTH_DAY,DTH_YR);      *SAS DEATH DATE;
                                   *THERE ARE ILLEGAL ARGS. TO MDY FUNC;
                                   *BECAUSE SOME COMPONENTS ARE BLANK;

 DTH_DA=WEEKDAY(SASDTHDT);   *SAS DAY OF WEEK OF DEATH;

 SASDTINJ=MDY(MOINJURY,DAINJURY,YRINJURY);   *SAS DATE OF INJURY;
                                   *THERE ARE ILLEGAL ARGS. TO MDY FUNC;
                                   *BECAUSE SOME COMPONENTS ARE BLANK;

 INJ_DA=WEEKDAY(SASDTINJ);   *DAY OF WEEK OF INJURY;

 INJ_DTH=SASDTHDT-SASDTINJ;  *NUM. DAYS FROM INJURY TO DEATH;
                             *THERE ARE BAD NUMS. RESULT OF ABOVE ARGS;
 1LABELS ADDED TO SAS VARIABLES

   ** Note:  These labels are already on the SAS tape.

 LABEL
  AGE_ALL='TOTAL AGE FIELD'.
  AGE_RNG='AGE RANGE'.
  AUT_AUTH='AUTOPSY AUTHORIZATION'.
  BDYSTATE='BODY STATE - CME INVESTIGATION'.
  CHEMICAL='CHEMICAL - CME'.
  CHEMTAKN='CHEMICAL TAKEN - CME'.
  CTY_DTH='COUNTY OF DEATH'.
  CTYINJUR='COUNTY OF INJURY'.
  CTY_RES='COUNTY OF RESIDENCE'.
  DAINJURY='DAY OF INJURY - CME'.
  DIAGNO1='DIAGNOSIS 1 - AUTOPSY'.
  DIAGNO2='DIAGNOSIS 2 - AUTOPSY'.
  DIAGNO3='DIAGNOSIS 3 - AUTOPSY'.
  DIAGNO4='DIAGNOSIS 4 - AUTOPSY'.
  DIAGNO5='DIAGNOSIS 5 - AUTOPSY'.
  DTH_DA='WEEKDAY OF DEATH'.
  EMBALM='EMBALM - TOXICOLOGY REPORT'.
  GUN_TYPE='GUN TYPE - CME'.
  HRINJURY='HOUR OF INJURY - CME'.
  INJ_DA='WEEKDAY OF INJURY'.
  INJ_DTH='DAYS FROM INJURY TO DEATH'.
  INSMEANS='INSTRUMENT - CME'.
  JURIS='JURISDICTION - CME'.
  MAR_STAT='MARITAL STATUS'.
  MEDHIST1='MEDICAL HISTORY - CME'.
  MEDHIST2='MEDICAL HISTORY - CME'.
  MOINJURY='MONTH OF INJURY - CME'.
  MV_ACCID='MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT - CME'.
  MV_INVOL='MOTOR VEHICLE INVOLVEMENT - CME'.
  MV_RESTR='MOTOR VEHICLE RESTRAINT - CME'.
  MV_VEH='MOTOR VEHICLE TYPE - CME'.
  ONJOB='INJURED ON JOB - CME'.
  P_TRATOR='HOMICIDE PERPETRATOR - CME'.
  POSITION='DMV/DECEDENT POSITION - MV CRASH REPORT'.
  PREM_DTH='PREMISIS OF DEATH - CME'.
  PREM_INJ='PREMISIS OF INJURY - CME'.
  REGION='REGION OF DEATH'.
  RESLD='DIED IN COUNTY OF RESIDENCS?'.
  RSTRAINT='MV RESTRAINT - MV CRASH REPORT'.
  STATUS='CASE STATUS'.
  TOXS1='SAMPLE - TOXICOLOGY'.
  TOXA1='ANALYSIS - TOXICOLOGY'.
  TOXR1='RESULT - TOXICOLOGY'.
  TOXQ1='QUANTITY - TOXICOLOGY'.
  UNITSINV='NUMBER UNITS INVOLVED - MV CRASH REPORT'.
  VEH_TYPE='DMV OR VEHICLE TYPE - MV CRASH REPORT'.
  VIEWED='BODY VIEWED, LOCATION - CME'.
  VEH_NBR='VEHICLE NUMBER - MV CRASH REPORT'.
  YRINJURY='YEAR OF INJURY - CME'.;
PROC FORMAT STATEMENTS TO USE WITH NCME SAS FILE

   *** PROC FORMAT AND FORMAT STATEMENT FOR PRINT, FREQ, ETC ***;
   *** THESE FORMAT ARE ...NOT... ON THE SAS TAPE. YOU MUST INCLUDE ***;
   *** FORMATS FOR SELECTED VARIABLES..SHOULD BE NOTED THAT A BLANK     ;
      *VALUE FOR A VARIABLE IS ONLY CODED HERE IF IN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTATION;
      *PROVIDED BY THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA MEDICAL EXAMINER OFFICE ***;
    ** THESE FORMATS ARE AVAILABLE IN A SAS FORMAT LIBRARY. CHECK SEC. 5 ;

 PROC FORMAT;
 VALUE $STATFMT 'E'='ERRORS EXIST'      'I'='INCOMPLETE'
                'C'='COMPLETE'          'R'='REVIEWED'
                'D'='DELETED DUPLICATE' 'X'='EXHUMATION';

 VALUE $SEXFMT 'M'='MALE'  'F'='FEMALE'  '?'='UNKNOWN';

 VALUE $DIFMT 'Y'='YES'   'N'='NO';


 VALUE $TYPEFMT    'N'='NON-ME CASE'       'R'='REGULAR CASE'
                  'C'='CREMATION ONLY'    'X'='REINVESTIGATION'
                  'T'='TOXICOLOGY ONLY'   'Q'='OUT ST.DTH NC.RES.'
                  'D'='DELETED DUP.';

  VALUE  DAYFMT    1='SUN'      4='WED'      7='SAT'
                   2='MON'      5='THUR'
                   3='TUES'     6='FRI';


 VALUE $FLAGFMT 'A'='AIR CRASH'    'H'='HOMICIDE'     'HJ'='HOM/ON JOB'
            'HM'='HOM/MIGRANT'   'HP'='HOM/PRISON'   'J'='ON JOB'
          'JA'='JOB/AIR CRASH'   'JM'='JOB/MIGRANT'  'JHM'='JOB/HOM/MIG'
          'JW'='JOB/WATER'       'M'='MIGRANT WORKER' 'JP'='JOB/PRISON'
           'P'='PRISON DEATH'    'S'='SIDS'        'W'='WATER CRAFT';


  VALUE $CERTFMT ' '='NOT RECEIVED' 'E'='ERRORS'    'I'='INCOMPLETE'
                 'N'='REQUIRED'     'V'='OK'        '1'='VERIFIED';


  VALUE $AGERFMT 'D'='DAYS'               'W'='WEEKS'
                 '0'='YEARS'              '1'='100+ YEARS';


  VALUE $MARFMT 'D'='DIVORCED'    'M'='MARRIED'    'N'='NEVER MARRIED'
                'S'='SEPARATED'   'W'='WIDOWED'    '?'='UNKNOWN';


  VALUE $RACEFMT 'W'='WHITE'                     'B'='BLACK'
                 'I'='NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN'    'O'='OTHER';


  VALUE $JOBFMT  '003'='BUSINESS,ADMIN,MANAGEMENT'
                 '005'='CARPENTER, WOODWORKER'
                 '007'='CLERICAL WORKER'
                 '010'='EDUCATOR, SOC WORKER, CLERGY'
                 '012'='ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONICS WORKER'
                 '015'='FARMER'
                 '017'='FIREMAN'
                 '019'='FISHERMAN'
                 '022'='HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR'
                 '024'='HOMEMAKER'
                 '027'='GENERAL LABORER'
                 '029'='LEGAL PROFESSIONAL'
                 '031'='LOGGER, LUMBERMAN'
                 '034'='MECHANIC, REPAIRMAN'
                 '036'='MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL'
                 '040'='JOB NOT APPLICABLE'
                 '044'='GENERAL OPERATIVE PERSONNEL'
                 '046'='GROUND TRANSPORT OPERATOR'
                 '048'='OTHER JOB'
                 '050'='OTHER CRAFTSMAN'
                 '052'='OTHER PROFESSIONAL'
                 '054'='OTHER SERVICE WORKER'
                 '057'='PAINTER'
                 '059'='PILOT'
                 '061'='PLUMBER, PIPEFITTER'
                 '063'='POLICE'
                 '065'='PRINTER,TYPESETTER'
                 '069'='RETIRED'
                 '073'='SALESWORKER'
                 '075'='SCIENTIST, ENGINEER'
                 '077'='SECURITY GUARD, PROTECTIVE WORKER'
                 '079'='STUDENT'
                 '083'='TECHNICIAN'
                 '090'='UNEMPLOYED'
                 '095'='WRITER, ARTIST, ENTERTAINER'
                 '099'='NO JOB INFORMATION';


   VALUE $INDUSFMT '003'='AGRICULTURE'
                   '006'='GEN. CONSTRUCTION'
                   '007'='HEAVY CONSTRUCTION'
                   '008'='CONST, NON-SPECIFIC'
                   '009'='CONST, CARPENTRY'
                   '010'='CONST, ELECTRICAL'
                   '011'='CONST, OTHER'
                   '014'='FINANCE.,INS.,R.E.'
                   '017'='FISHING'
                   '020'='HOME'
                   '024'='MANU, CHEMICALS'
                   '025'='MANU, ELECTRICAL'
                   '026'='MANU, FURNITURE'
                   '027'='MANU, LEATHER PRODUCTS'
                   '028'='MANU, WOOD PRODUCTS'
                   '029'='MANU, MACHINERY'
                   '030'='MANU, METAL PRODUCTS'
                   '031'='MANU, NON-SPECIFIC'
                   '032'='MANU, OTHER'
                   '033'='MANU, PAPER PRODUCTS'
                   '034'='MANU, RUBBER PRODUCTS'
                   '035'='MANU, MINERAL PRODUCTS'
                   '036'='MANU, TEXTILE PRODUCTS'
                   '037'='MANU, TOBACCO PRODUCTS'
                   '040'='MINING'
                   '043'='MILITARY'
                   '046'='INDUSTRY NOT APPLICABLE'
                   '049'='OTHER INDUSTRY'
                   '052'='PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION'
                   '055'='COMMUNICATION UTILITIES'
                   '056'='ENERGY, WATER, SANITATION UTILITIES'
                   '057'='PUBLIC UTILITIES, OTHER'
                   '058'='PUBLIC UTILITIES, NONSPECIFIC'
                   '061'='RETIRED'
                   '065'='SERV, AUTO'
                   '066'='SERV, BUSINESS'
                   '067'='SERV, EDUCATION'
                   '068'='SERV, HEALTH'
                   '069'='SERV, LEGAL'
                   '070'='SERV, MISCELLANEOUS'
                   '071'='SERV, OTHER'
                   '072'='SERV, PERSONAL'
                   '073'='SERV, PROTECTION'
                   '074'='SERV, RECREATION & ENTERTAINMENT'
                   '075'='SERV, RESTAURANT & HOTEL'
                   '076'='SERV, SOCIAL'
                   '080'='STUDENT'
                   '084'='TRANS, AIR'
                   '085'='TRANS, AUTOMOBILE'
                   '086'='TRANS, BUS'
                   '087'='TRANS, RAIL'
                   '088'='TRANS, TRUCKING & WAREHOUSING'
                   '089'='TRANS, WATER'
                   '090'='TRANS, NON-SPECIFIC'
                   '093'='WHOLESALE AND RETAIL TRADE'
                   '096'='UNEMPLOYED'
                   '099'='UNKNOWN INDUSTRY';


 VALUE $MANNRFMT 'N'='NATURAL DEATH'   'A'='ACCIDENTAL' '?'='UNKNOWN'
                'S'='SUICIDE'         'H'='HOMICIDE'
                '*'='NOT APPLICABLE'  'P'='MANNER PENDING';


  VALUE $MEANSFMT '01'='ABORTION'
                  '02'='AIR TRANSPORT'
                  '03'='ALCOHOL'
                  '04'='ANIMALS'
                  '05'='ANESTHESIA'
                  '06'='BARBITUATES'
                  '07'='BARBITUATES AND ALCOHOL'
                  '08'='BICYCLE'
                  '09'='BLUNT INSTRUMENT'
                  '10'='INSECT STINGS'
                  '11'='CARBON MONOXIDE'
                  '12'='CAVE-IN'
                  '13'='SHARP, CUTTING INSTRUMENT'
                  '14'='DROWNING'
                  '15'='ELECTROCUTION'
                  '16'='EXPLOSION'
                  '17'='EXPOSURE'
                  '18'='FALLING OBJECTS'
                  '19'='FALL'
                  '20'='FIRE'
                  '21'='SCALDS FROM HOT LIQUIDS'
                  '22'='GUN'
                  '23'='HANGING'
                  '24'='JUMP'
                  '25'='LIGHTNING'
                  '26'='MACHINERY, EXCLUDING TRACTORS'
                  '27'='WATER TRANSPORT'
                  '28'='MOTORCYCLE'
                  '29'='MOTOR VEHICLE'
                  '30'='DIVE INTO WATER'
                  '31'='UNKNOWN'
                  '32'='CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT'
                  '33'='OTHER ABUSE OR NEGLECT'
                  '34'='OTHER POISONING (NOT ALC,BARB OR CO)'
                  '35'='OPERATIVE PROCEDURE'
                  '36'='STARVATION'
                  '37'='STEAM'
                  '38'='STRANGULATION'
                  '39'='ASPHYXIAL DEATH'
                  '40'='TRACTOR'
                  '41'='TRAIN'
                  '42'='SKATEBOARD'
                  '43'='COMB.,ALCOHOL/OTHER POISONS'
                  '88'='N.A.(NATURAL)'
                  '98'='OTHER'
                  '99'='NOT INDICATED';


   VALUE $AUTHFMT 'A'='ME AUTH NOT PERFORMED'
                  'M'='ME AUTH NOT RECD'
                  'N'='NO AUTOPSY INDICATED'
                  'O'='OTHER AUTOPSY DONE'
                  'P'='ME AUTOPSY PERFORMED'
                  'R'='OTHER AUTOPSY RECD';


  VALUE $STATEFMT  '?'='UNKNOWN'
                   'M'='EMBALMED'
                   'X'='EMBALMED'
                   '0'='NO DECOMPOSITION'
                   '1'='EARLY DECOMPOSITION'
                   '2'='ADVANCED DECOMPOSITION'
                   '3'='PROLONGED IMMERSION'
                   '4'='FROZEN'
                   '5'='SKELETONIZED'
                   '6'='CHARRED'
                   '7'='DISMEMBERED'
                   '8'='PARTIALLY DISMEMBERED';


   VALUE $PREMFMT '00'='OWN HOME AND SURROUNDING'
                  '01'='OTHER PRIVATE HOME SURROUNDING'
                  '02'='BOARDING HOUSE'
                  '03'='VACANT HOUSE OR BUILDING'
                  '04'='SHANTY, OTHER TEMPORARY DWELLING'
                  '05'='REST HOME'
                  '06'='NURSING HOME'
                  '07'='DORMITORY'
                  '08'='HOTEL, MOTEL'
                  '10'='FARM AND SURROUNDING'
                  '20'='SAWMILL AND SURROUNDING'
                  '21'='MINE OR QUARRY'
                  '22'='CONSTRUCTION SITE'
                  '23'='OTHER INDUSTRIAL SITE'
                  '24'='OTHER OUTDOOR WORKSITES'
                  '25'='OTHER INDOOR WORKSITES'
                  '30'='BAR, TAVERN AND SURROUNDING'
                  '31'='OTHER INDOOR RECREATION AREA'
                  '32'='POOL, PRIVATE'
                  '33'='POOL, PUBLIC'
                  '34'='RIVER, LAKE OR POND'
                  '35'='OCEAN'
                  '36'='OTHER WATER'
                  '37'='OTHER OUTDOOR RECREATION AREA'
                  '40'='STREET, SIDEWALK OR PARKING LOT'
                  '41'='RAILROAD RIGHT-OF-WAY'
                  '42'='AIRCRAFT'
                  '43'='TRAIN'
                  '44'='OTHER VEHICLE ON STREET OR HIGHWAY'
                  '45'='OTHER VEHICLE, NOT STREET'
                  '46'='OTHER OUT-OF-DOORS'
                  '50'='SCHOOL AND SURROUNDING'
                  '51'='HOSPITAL'
                  '52'='CLINIC, DOCTORS OFFICE'
                  '53'='MENTAL INSTITUTION'
                  '54'='LOCAL POLICE CUSTODY'
                  '55'='STATE OR FEDERAL PRISON'
                  '56'='OTHER PUBLIC BLDG AND SURROUNDING'
                  '81'='AMBULANCE, EN ROUTE'
                  '82'='DEAD ON ARRIVAL'
                  '88'='NOT STATED'
                  '99'='UNKNOWN';


 VALUE $POSFMT  'LF'='LEFTFRONT, DRIVER'     'CF'='CENTER FRONT'
                'RF'='RIGHT FRONT'           'LR'='LEFT REAR'
                'CR'='CENTER REAR'           'RR'='RIGHT REAR'
                'UP'='UNUSUAL POSITION'      'PD'='PEDESTRIAN'
                'DR'='DRIVER'                'UN'='UNKNOWN';

 VALUE $VIEWFMT   'F'='FUNERAL HOME'        'S'='SCENE OF DEATH'
                  'H'='HOSPITAL'            'O'='OTHER LOCATION'
                  'N'='BODY NOT VIEWED'     '?'='UNKNOWN';


 VALUE $JURFMT    '11'='HOMICIDE'
                  '12'='SUICIDE'
                  '13'='TRAUMA'
                  '21'='ACCIDENT'
                  '22'='DISASTER'
                  '23'='VIOLENT'
                  '31'='POISIONING'
                  '32'='UNKNOWN, SUSPICIOUS'
                  '41'='POLICE CUSTODY, NON-SPECIFIC'
                  '42'='POLICE CUSTODY, STATE'
                  '43'='POLICE CUSTODY, LOCAL'
                  '51'='PUBLIC HEALTH HAZARD'
                  '52'='SUDDEN, UNEXPECTED'
                  '61'='SURGICAL ANESTHETIC PROCEDURE'
                  '62'='UNATTENDED BY PHYSICIAN'
                  '99'='NOT INDICATED';


  VALUE $INVOLFMT  '1'='DRIVER'         '3'='PEDESTRIAN'
                   '2'='PASSENGER'      '4'='OTHER INVOLVEMENT'
                   '?'='UNKNOWN';

 VALUE $RESTRFMT '1'='LAP BELT USED'      '3'='CRASH HELMET WORN'
            '2'='SHOULDER BELT USED' '4'='LAP AND SHOULDER BELT USED'
            '?'='UNKNOWN';

 VALUE $RESTRUSE   'L'='LAP BELT ONLY'       'YR'='CHILD RESTRAINT'
                   'S'='SHOULDER BELT USED'  'NA'='NOT APPLICABLE'
                   'LS'='LAP/SHOULDER'        'N'='NONE USED'
                   '?'='UNKNOWN';

 VALUE $ACCIDFMT  '1'='NORMAL MV ACCIDENT' '3'='NON-HIGHWAY MV ACCIDENT'
                 '2'='HIT-RUN ACCIDENT'   '?'='UNKNOWN';


 VALUE $GUNFMT   '01'='RIFLE OR PISTOL'
                 '10'='RIFLE, UNKNOWN'
                 '11'='RIFLE, 22 CAL.'
                 '12'='RIFLE, OTHER'
                 '20'='HAND, UNKNOWN'
                 '21'='HAND, 22 CAL.'
                 '22'='HAND, 25 CAL.'
                 '23'='HAND, 32 CAL.'
                 '24'='HAND, 9 MM.'
                 '25'='HAND, 357 MAG.'
                 '26'='HAND, 38 CAL.'
                 '27'='HAND, 44 CAL.'
                 '28'='HAND, 45 CAL.'
                 '29'='HAND, OTHER'
                 '30'='SHOT, UNKNOWN'
                 '31'='SHOT, 12 GAUGE'
                 '32'='SHOT, 16 GAUGE'
                 '33'='SHOT, 20 GAUGE'
                 '34'='SHOT, 410 GAUGE'
                 '35'='SHOT, OTHER'
                 '40'='UNK, OTHER'
                 '41'='UNK, 22 CAL.'
                 '42'='UNK, 25 CAL.'
                 '43'='UNK, 32 CAL.'
                 '44'='UNK, 38 CAL.'
                 '45'='UNK, 44 CAL.'
                 '46'='UNK, 45 CAL.'
                 '47'='UNK, 9 MM.'
                 '48'='UNK, 357 MAG.'
                 '99'='UNK, NOT STATED';


  VALUE $CHEMTFMT '1'='INGESTED'
                  '2'='INJECTED'
                  '3'='INHALED'
                  '4'='TOPICAL'
                  '5'='OTHER MEANS'
                  '?'='UNKNOWN';


  VALUE $CHEMFMT '01'='ALCHOHOL'
                 '02'='OTHER DRUG, SINGLE'
                 '03'='OTHER DRUGS, MULTIPLE'
                 '04'='POISON, HOUSEHOLD'
                 '05'='POISON, OTHER'
                 '06'='CHEM, AGRICULTURE'
                 '07'='CHEM, HOUSEHOLD'
                 '08'='CHEM, INDUSTRIAL'
                 '09'='CHEM, UNCLASSIFIED'
                 '99'='UNKNOWN';


  VALUE $PERPEFMT '1'='SPOUSE'              '5'='OTHER RELATIVE'
                  '2'='SIBLING'             '6'='FRIEND'
                  '3'='CHILD'               '7'='STRANGER'
                  '4'='PARENT'              '8'='OTHER PERPETRATOR'
                  '?'='UNKNOWN';

 VALUE $TOXISFMT  '1'='BLOOD'            'A'='SERUM ANTEMORTEM'
                  '2'='URINE'            'F'='BLOODY FLUID'
                  '3'='GASTRIC'          'H'='HEADSPACE'
                  '4'='GAS'              'N'='BLOOD ANTEMORTEM'
                  '5'='LIVER'            'S'='SERUM'
                  '6'='CER. SP. FLUIDS'  'V'='VITREOUS'
                  '7'='BRAIN'            'X'='HISTORY/NOT TEST'
                  '8'='BILE'             '9'='OTHER';

  VALUE $TOXIRFMT '+'='POSITIVE'            'N'='NG/ML'
                  '-'='NEGATIVE'            'S'='SAT%'
                  'H'='NO TEST/SAM.HELD'    'T'='TRACE'
                  'I'='NONE IDENTIFIED'     'U'='UNABLE TO TEST'
                  'M'='MG%'                 '0'='NONE'
                  '?'='UNKNOWN';

   VALUE TOXIAFMT  0='BARBITURATES'       60='PHENOPHTHALEIN'
                   1='ACETONE'            61='SULPHEMOGLOBIN'
                   2='ETHANOL'            62='LIDOCAINE'
                   3='ISOPROPANOL'        63='CAFFEINE'
                   4='METHANOL'           64='THEOPHYLLINE'
                   5='AMITRIPTYLINE'      65='THIORIDAZINE'
                   6='AMPHETAMINES'       66='BISMUTH'
                   7='ARSENIC'            67='AMOBARBITAL'
                   8='BARBIT.(SLOW)'      68='BUTABARBITAL'
                   9='BARBIT.(INTER)'     69='BUTALBITAL'
                  10='BARBIT.(FAST)'      70='CHLORAL HYDRATE'
                  11='CARBON MONOXIDE'    71='DESPRAMINE'
                  12='PROPOXYPHENE'       72='IMIPRAMINE'
                  13='DILANTIN'           73='PENTUBARBITAL'
                  14='GLUTETHIMIDE'       74='PHENOBARBITAL'
                  15='FORMALIN'           75='QUINIDINE'
                  16='FREON'              76='QUININE'
                  17='HEAVY METALS'       77='SECOBARBITAL'
                  18='LEAD'               78='PHENCYCLIDINE'
                  19='CHLORDIAZEPOXIDE'   79='CHLORPROMAZINE'
                  20='MEPROBAMATE'        80='THC'
                  21='MORPHINE'           81='IPECAC'
                  22='ORGANIC BASES'      82='PHENOL'
                  23='ORGANIC ACIDS'      83='NICOTINE'
                  24='ORGANIC NEUTRALS'   84='TRICHLOROETHANOL'
                  25='PARALDEHYDE'        85='PHENALBARBITAL'
                  26='PHENOTHIAZINE'      86='TRICHLORACETIC ACID'
                  27='ETHCHLORVYNOL'      87='PHENALBARBITAL'
                  28='SALICYLATE'         88='OTHER ORG. BASES'
                  29='STRYCHNINE'         89='FORMALDEHYDE'
                  30='PENTAZOCINE'        90='LOXAPINE'
                  31='DIAZEPAM'           91='THC'
                  32='OTHER VOLATILES'    92='DIPHENHYDRAMINE'
                  33='URINE SCREEN'       93='PROPANOLOL'
                  34='MEPERIDINE'         94='PESTICIDE'
                  35='METHAQUALONE'       95='MAPROTILINE'
                  36='CYANIDE'            96='1,1,1 TRICHLOROETHANE'
                  37='MDA'                97='NOT APPLICABLE'
                  38='OPIATE'             98='AMOXAPINE'
                  39='METHADONE'          99='OTHER AGENT'
                  40='COCAINE'           100='NITROUS OXIDE'
                  41='PHENACETIN'        101='HYDROMORPHONE'
                  42='ACID PHOSPHATASE'  102='TRIMIPRAMINE'
                  43='DOXEPIN'           103='TOLUENE'
                  44='PENTOTHAL'         104='XYLENE'
                  45='PRIMADONE'         105='DISOPYRAMIDE'
                  46='NORTRIPTYLINE'     106='BARBITAL'
                  50='BENZODIAZEPINES'   107='BENZOYLECGONINE'
                  51='NORPROPOXYPHENE'   108='IBUPROFEN'
                  52='HYDROCARBONS'      109='OXYCODONE'
                  53='ACETAMINOPHEN'
                  54='FLURZAEPAM'
                  55='CODEINE'
                  56='CHLORZOXAZONE'
                  57='ETHYLENE GLYCOL'
                  58='NORDIAZEPAM'
                  59='OXAZEPAM';


   VALUE $MEDFMT  '1'='ALCOHOLISM'           '4'='HEART DISEASE'
                  '2'='DIABETES'             '5'='SEIZURE'
                  '3'='DRUG ABUSE'           '6'='FREQUENT ACCIDENTS';


  VALUE CTYFMT    01='ALAMANCE'
                  02='ALEXANDER'
                  03='ALLEGHANY'
                  04='ANSON'
                  05='ASHE'
                  06='AVERY'
                  07='BEAUFORT'
                  08='BERTIE'
                  09='BLADEN'
                  10='BRUNSWICK'
                  11='BUNCOMBE'
                  12='BURKE'
                  13='CABARRUS'
                  14='CALDWELL'
                  15='CAMDEN'
                  16='CARTERED'
                  17='CASWELL'
                  18='CATAWBA'
                  19='CHATHAM'
                  20='CHEROKEE'
                  21='CHOWAN'
                  22='CLAY'
                  23='CLEVELAND'
                  24='COLUMBUS'
                  25='CRAVEN'
                  26='CUMBERLAND'
                  27='CURRITUCK'
                  28='DARE'
                  29='DAVIDSON'
                  30='DAVIE'
                  31='DUPLIN'
                  32='DURHAM'
                  33='EDGECOMBE'
                  34='FORSYTH'
                  35='FRANKLIN'
                  36='GASTON'
                  37='GATES'
                  38='GRAHAM'
                  39='GRANVILLE'
                  40='GREENE'
                  41='GUILFORD'
                  42='HALIFAX'
                  43='HARNETT'
                  44='HAYWOOD'
                  45='HENDERSON'
                  46='HERTFORD'
                  47='HOKE'
                  48='HYDE'
                  49='REDELL'
                  50='JACKSON'
                  51='JOHNSTON'
                  52='JONES'
                  53='LEE'
                  54='LENOIR'
                  55='LINCOLN'
                  56='MCDOWELL'
                  57='MACON'
                  58='MADISON'
                  59='MARTIN'
                  60='MECKLENBURG'
                  61='MITCHELL'
                  62='MONTGOMERY'
                  63='MOORE'
                  64='NASH'
                  65='NEW HANOVER'
                  66='NORTHAMPTON'
                  67='ONSLOW'
                  68='ORANGE'
                  69='PAMLICO'
                  70='PASQUOTANK'
                  71='PENDER'
                  72='PERQUIMANS'
                  73='PERSON'
                  74='PITT'
                  75='POLK'
                  76='RANDOLPH'
                  77='RICHMOND'
                  78='ROBESON'
                  79='ROCKINGHAM'
                  80='ROWAN'
                  81='RUTHERFORD'
                  82='SAMPSON'
                  83='SCOTLAND'
                  84='STANLY'
                  85='STOKES'
                  86='SURRY'
                  87='SWAIN'
                  88='TRANSYLVANIA'
                  89='TYRELL'
                  90='UNION'
                  91='VANCE'
                  92='WAKE'
                  93='WARREN'
                  94='WASHINGTON'
                  95='WATAUGA'
                  96='WAYNE'
                  97='WILKES'
                  98='WILSON'
                  99='YADKIN'
                 100='YANCEY';


  VALUE VEHFMT    01='PASSENGER CAR'
                  02='PAS.CAR & HOUSE TRAILER'
                  03='PAS.CAR & TRAILER'
                  04='ST.WAGON (PASSENGER)'
                  05='ST.WAGON (TRUCK)'
                  06='COMM.BUS'
                  07='SCHOOL BUS'
                  08='ACTIVITY BUS'
                  09='TRUCK W/2 AXLES'
                  10='TR W/2 AXLES & TRAILER'
                  11='TR W/3 AXLES'
                  12='TR W/3 AXLES & TRAILER'
                  13='TR TRACTOR & SEMI-TRAILER'
                  14='TAXICAB'
                  15='FARM EQUIPMENT'
                  16='FARM TRACTOR'
                  17='MOTORCYCLE'
                  18='MTR SCOOTER OR BIKE'
                  19='AMBULANCE'
                  20='BICYCLE'
                  21='REC.VEHICLE,SELF CONTAINED'
                  22='TRUCK MOUNTED CAMPER'
                  23='TR.MTD.CAMPER TRAILER'
                  24='OTHER MOTOR VEHICLE'
                  25='PEDESTRIAN'
                  26='NO INFORMATION'
                  27='MOPED'
                  28='TRUCK TRACTOR WITH TRAILER'
                  29='TRUCK TRACTOR ONLY';


 VALUE $INSTRFMT '03'='AXE'
                 '07'='GLASS'
                 '11'='HAT PIN'
                 '15'='HATCHET'
                 '19'='ICE PICK'
                 '23'='KNIFE, HUNTING'
                 '27'='KNIFE, KITCHEN'
                 '31'='KNIFE, POCKET'
                 '33'='KNIFE, NOS'
                 '35'='OTHER SHARP'
                 '39'='RAZOR, SAFETY'
                 '43'='RAZOR, STRAIGHT'
                 '47'='SCISSORS'
                 '51'='OTH.HAND TOOL'
                 '55'='OTH.POWER TOOL'
                 '75'='BOTTLE'
                 '79'='GUN'
                 '83'='OBJECT, METAL'
                 '87'='OBJECT, WOOD'
                 '91'='OTHER BLUNT'
                 '99'='UNKNOWN';


 VALUE $VTYPEFMT   '1'='PASSENGER CAR'     '2'='TRUCK'
                   '3'='MOTORCYCLE'        '4'='MOTORBIKE'
                   '5'='FARM VEHICLE'      '?'='UNKNOWN';


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