|Short description:||Age (months since last birthday) of sample mother at birth of child.|
00-11 = Completed months since last birthday
space= Age imputed, or age (rather than date of birth) stated on the draft form in answer to confidential particulars Question 2.
Month is assumed to be 06 if age given in place of date of birth on original entry.
|Units of measurement:|
|Source:||Draft entry for births (Form 309) or draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308). Derived from Question 1 and confidential particulars Question 2|
|Former name of variable:||MMOAGMTCIM|
|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 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).|