LS variable metadata
Variable: INSALDIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Interval (days) since deceased infant last seen alive by doctor.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
Blank - not coded.
Numeric in range 000 - 999
space= date last seen alive not stated and not imputed
1993 onwards:
Blank - not applicable.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Box R
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19860101 To: 19921231 
Keyword: Mortality
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 3
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).