LS variable metadata
Variable: BDY8
Table: ME81x
Short description: Day of birth. 1981.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 01-31 = Day of Month
Notes: Not available for analysis. Only applies to LS member if date of birth discrepancy identified when loading 1981 Census.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1981 Census. Question 3.
Former name of variable: BDY
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Age
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: Y
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 288, page 38, page 65.
Reference 2: See also DOBD001 on file CORE1 & program specification sheets 2 2 1 - 2 2 12.