LS variable metadata
Variable: OC3FBM
Table: SBSM
Short description: Occupation of working parent (1970 classification) of child of sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: Births registered in 1971-1981:
001-223 See 1971 Census Appendix 5.
230 = Student
231 = Independent means
232 = No occupation and handicapped
Births registered after 1981 Census:
Blank - not applicable. See OCSSFBM/ OCSSMBM/ OCSS9FBM/ OCSS9MBM

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19810405)

Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): 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), 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).
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 5