LS variable metadata
Variable: MAYRBBM
Table: LBSM
Short description: Year of current marriage recorded at registration of birth to sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: Year, in full 4-digit numeric form.
space= Birth outside marriage
If birth is within marriage but date of marriage is not stated then year of marriage is imputed, or set to year of occurrence.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) confidential particulars Question 3
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Age Marital
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 4
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).