LS variable metadata
Variable: MAFAMTBM
Table: LBSM
Short description: Age at marriage (months since birthday) of father of child born to sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 00-11 = Completed months since last birthday at time of marriage
space= Birth outside marriage, or age of father given rather than date of birth, or age of father imputed, or father's age at marriage under 17 and either (a) month of father's birth not stated or (b) year and/or month of marriage not stated.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) Derived from confidential particulars Questions 1 and 3
Former name of variable: MAFAMTBBM
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Age
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 2
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).