LS variable metadata
Variable: MAFAMTIM
Table: IDFI
Short description: Age at marriage (months since birthday) of sample father of child born.
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
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Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) and draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): derived from confidential particulars Questions 1 and 3
Former name of variable: MAFAMTBIM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Marital Age
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
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).