LS variable metadata
Variable: INSTBIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Place/institution of birth to sample mother (infant death).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 0 = NHS with GP maternity unit (non-obstetric)
1= Other NHS (Non-mental)
2= Non-NHS (mental)
3= NHS (mental)
4= Non-NHS (non-mental)
5= Other institutions
6= At home
7= Elsewhere
1993 onwards:
Blank - not applicable. See NHSINBIM/CESTRBIM.
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for births (Form 309): Question 1 Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Question 1
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Fertility
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 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).