LS variable metadata
Variable: OC3FBM
Table: LBSM
Short description: Occupation of working parent (1970 classification) of child of sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: Births registered in 1971-1981: 001-233, 230-232
230 = Student
231 = Independent means
232 = No occupation and handicapped
See 1971 Census Appendix 5
Births registered after 1981 Census:

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19810405)

Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) Question 6
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: To: 19810405 
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) p342 (live birth registration draft entry form), p345(record of live birth form), pp24-25, pp95-96 and p108 (general details), pp99-101 (comparability of data), p108 and pp125-136 (data quality).
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 5