LS variable metadata
Variable: ASCDFIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Associated condition of cause of infant death of LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1975:
Blank- Not coded
0 - 9, A - Y
space= no mention of associated condition
See Events Appendix 11
1993 onwards:
Blank - not coded
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 8
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19760101 To: 19921231 
Keyword: Mortality
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).
Reference 2: Events Appendix 11