LS variable metadata
Variable: OC3FBIM
Table: IDFI
Short description: Occupation of working parent of child of sample father, 1980 classification.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978:
Unused
1979-85:
001-350, 360-362 See 1981 Census Appendix 8
1986 onwards:
001 -349, 360-365 occupation of working father:
001-362 = as before
363 = househusband
364 = 'no previous job' or similar statement
365 = not stated
SPACES = birth outside marriage not jointly registered
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) or draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Question 6
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Occupation
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
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).
Reference 2: 1981 Census Appendix 8