LS variable metadata
Variable: OC39FBIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: 1990 Occupation Component Code of father at birth of child (1993 onwards). Death of child of LSM.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978:
Blank - Not coded.See OC3CIM ('working parent')
Blank - Not coded. See OC3IBIM (mother) or OC3FBIM ('working parent/father')
1993 onwards:
001-480, 491-496 Spaces See 1991 Census Appendix 9
492=Independent means
493=Permanently sick
494=Full-time care of the home or dependent relative
495=No previous job (school leaver)
496=Not stated
Units of measurement:  
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Occupation
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 3
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) pp. 333-335, pp. 62-64.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 9
Reference 3: See also SOC90MIM for 1990 Standard Occupation Classification of mother, or SOC90FIM for 1990 Standard Occupation Classification of father, or OCC39MIM for 1990 Occupation Component Code of mother.