LS variable metadata
Variable: FAPLBIBM
Table: SBSM
Short description: Place of birth of father of child stillborn to sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
A/ Within England and Wales - County (1st & 2nd digits) and County District of birth (3rd & 4th digits) (see 1971 Census Appendix 12), fifth digit='9'
B/ In Scotland - County and City (see Events Appendix 10), fifth digit='9'
C/ In Northern Ireland - County and County borough (see Events Appendix 10), fifth digit='9'
D/ Places outside UK - first two digits '99', third and fourth characters coded to country of birth 1W-9W (see 1981 Census Appendix 4 ),fifth digit blank
1986 - April 1991:
Last two characters coded to country of birth 1W-9W as above. First three characters set to Spaces (see 1981 Census Appendix 4) April 1991 onwards: Country of birth only First 3 digits = 001-229, 727, 900-906, 920-932, 934-939 4th character = A-J or Space

Coding scheme

-5Parents are not married and the fathers details have not been given.

Notes: Father's place of birth not available if birth outside marriage and registered solely by the mother.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308):Question 5
Former name of variable: FAPLBIABM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Geog
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 342 (stillbirth registration draft entry form), page 25 and pp. 95-96 (general details), pp. 99-101 and page 103 (comparability), page 108 and pp. 125-136 (data quality).
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 12a
Reference 3: Events Appendix 10