LS variable metadata
Variable: DENINDDE
Table: DETH
Short description: Death/neonatal death indicator for death of LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971 - 2 Dec 1986:
Blank
1986-1992:
1 = non-neonatal death
2 = neonatal death (death within 28 days of birth)
1993 onwards:
Blank

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19851200 or after 19921231)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Derived on basis of age at death
Former name of variable: DENEINDE
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19851201 To: 19931231 
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 (neonatal death certificate), page 25 and pp. 96-97 (general details), pp. 101-104 (comparability of data), page 108 and pp. 117-121 (data quality).