LS variable metadata
Variable: EXPLBIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Expanded place of birth of deceased infant of LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1975:
Spaces
1976-1981 (1st Decade):
The majority are coded 'Country of Birth' only, the first 5 digits of equivalent Expanded Area Code (range controlled by relevant Area of Residence Control File). The remainder are coded as - England and Wales to County District or London Borough, final digit 9 Scotland to County and Cities Northern Ireland to County and County Boroughs See 1971 Census Appendix 12 and Events Appendix 10 Areas outside England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland coded to 'Country of Birth' only (First 5 digits of equivalent Expanded Area Code, Range controlled by relevant Area of Residence Control file
1981 onwards (2nd Decade):
Coded to Country of Birth only (First 5 digits of equivalent Expanded Area Code - Range controlled by relevant Area of Residence control file). See 1981 Census Appendix 12 and Events Appendix 10
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 5
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19760101  
Keyword: Geog
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 5
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995), page 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 12a
Reference 3: Events Appendix 10