LS variable metadata
Variable: CERTYPWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Certification type (1993 onwards). Death of spouse of LSM.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1993 onwards:
1=Certified by doctor, no post mortem. 2=Certified by doctor, post mortem. 3=Certified by coroner, inquest and post mortem. 4=Certified by coroner, inquest no post mortem. 5=Certified by coroner, no inquest, post mortem. 6=Uncertified 9=Not known (unable to derive)
For prior coding see CERTCWI

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19930101)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: draft entry of death.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Mortality
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1