LS variable metadata
Variable: AGDC3DWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Age at death (years) of spouse of LS member (1st widowhood)
Full description:  
Coding notes: Age in completed years 1971-1972: 000-110 1973 onwards: 000-120
Notes: On MRC Datastream, variable reoccurs in character position 897 (mnemonic changed from AGDC3DWI to FILLER WI)
Units of measurement:  
Source: Derived from draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Questions 1 and 5.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Age
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 3
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995), page 342 (death registration draft entry form), pp. 24-25 and page 98 (general details), pp. 101-103 (comparability), pp. 136-137 (data quality).