LS variable metadata
Variable: MOAGMTBM
Table: SBSM
Short description: Age (months since last birthday) of sample mother at birth of child
Full description:  
Coding notes: 00-11 = Completed months since last birthday If age (rather than date of birth) is stated on the draft form in answer to confidential particulars Question 2, or if age is imputed, this field is Blank.
From 1986-1992 'month' is assumed to be 06 if age of mother is stated i.e. given in place of date of birth on original entry.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Derived from Question 1 and Confidential particulars Question 2
Former name of variable: MOAGMTCBM
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Fertility 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), page 342 (stillbirth registration draft entry form), page 25 and pp. 95-96 (general details), pp. 99-101 and page 103 (comparability), page 108 and pp. 125-136 (data quality).