|Short description:||Month of current marriage recorded at registration of birth to sample father.|
01-12 = January-December
space= Birth outside marriage. If year of marriage is imputed then month of marriage is set to January or July.
As above but January or July substituted if year but not month stated.
|Notes:||Only births to sample fathers in 1971-78 and 1981 were linked to the LS|
|Units of measurement:|
|Source:||Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): confidential particulars Question 3|
|Former name of variable:|
|Comparable variables for other individuals:|
|Comparable variables for other times:|
|Length of field:||2|
|Reference 1:||See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995), page 342 (stillbirth registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 95 (general details), pp. 99-101 and page 103 (comparability), page 108 and page 136 (data quality).|