LS variable metadata
Variable: BDCLOCWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Bedding or clothing ignited indicator (death of spouse of LS member from fire).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978:
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
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 8
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
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 342 (death registration draft entry form), pp. 24-25 and page 98 (general details), pp. 101-103 (comparability), pp. 136-137 (data quality).