LS variable metadata
Variable: OC3GBM
Table: LBSM
Short description: Occupation of working parent of child of sample mother - 1980 classification.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978: Unused 1979-85: Indicates occupation of working parent, 001-350, 360-362 1986-20/04/91: Indicates occupation of working father, 001-350, 360-362 See 1981 Census Appendix 8 363 = househusband/wife 364 = 'no previous job' or similar statement 365 = not stated SPACES=birth outside marriage not jointly registered 21/04/91 onwards: Blank - Not applicable

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19790101 or after 19910420)

Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) Question 6
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19790101 To: 19910420 
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: 1981 Census Appendix 8