LS variable metadata
Variable: BDCLOCDE
Table: DETH
Short description: Death of LS member from fire: bedding or clothing ignited.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978:
Blank - not coded
1979-1992:
6= bedding, furniture or carpets ignited
7= clothing and fabrics ignited
space= other (not a death from fire or no bedding or clothing ignited)
1993 onwards:
Blank - not coded
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:  
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).