LS variable metadata
Variable: OC3FBIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Occupation of working parent/father at birth of child of sample mother - 1980/1990 classification
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978: Blank - Not coded. See OC3CIM. 1979-85: 001-350, 360-362, SPACE 1986-20/04/91: 001-349, 360-365, SPACE NOTE: 1979-1985 codes relate to occupation of working parent 1986-1992 codes relate to occupation of working father 1993 onwards: Blank - not coded. See OCC39FIM for Occupation Component Codes (father) or OCC39MIM for Occupation Component Codes (mother) or SOC90FIM for Standard Occup.Classification (father) or SOC90MIM for Standard Occup.Classification (mother)
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
Date range: From: 19790101  
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), page 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).