LS variable metadata
Variable: INSTBNB
Table: NBIR
Short description: Place/communal establishment of new birth on sample date.
Full description: Short Description was formerly 'Institution'
Coding notes: 1971-1992:
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 communal establishment
6= At home
7= Elsewhere
1993 onwards:
Blank - not applicable. See ESTYPBNB/ NHSINDNB/ CESTRSNB

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19921231)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309): Question 1
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: To: 19921231 
Keyword: Communal
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) p342 (live birth registration draft entry form), p345 (record of live birth form), pp24-25, pp94-95 (general details), pp99-101 (comparability of data), pp109-115 (data quality).