LS variable metadata
Variable: CONINDWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Consultant stated on death certificate of spouse of LS member indicator.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
Blank - not applicable
1986-1992:
1= Name of consultant stated
space= No consultant stated
1993 onwards:
Blank- not applicable
The consultant's name should be stated if the person died in a hospital.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19860101 or after 19891231)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Box U
Former name of variable: CONSINDWI
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19860101 To: 19921231 
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 342 (death registration draft entry form), pp. 24-25 and page 98 (general details), pp. 101-103 (comparability), pp. 136-137 (data quality).