LS variable metadata
Variable: FABIYRBM
Table: LBSM
Short description: Year of birth of father of child born to sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: Year, in full 4-digit numeric form.
1993 onwards, extra code
-7= incomplete or missing data (from 1993 onwards)
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) confidential particulars Question 1
Former name of variable: FABIYRCBM, FBIYRBM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Age Fertility
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 4
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) p342 (live birth registration draft entry form), p345(record of live birth form), pp24-25, pp95-96 and p108 (general details), pp99-101 (comparability of data), p108 and pp125-136 (data quality).