LS variable metadata
Variable: OC3HDIM
Table: IDFI
Short description: Occupation of working parent of deceased infant.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978:
Spaces
1979-1982:
1980 occupation unit 001-350 and 360-362
1983-1985:
1980 occupation unit 001-350 and 360-362
1986 onwards:
1980 occupation unit 001-349, 360-365, spaces
349 = Inadaquately described
360 = Full-time student
361 = Independent means
362 = Permanently sick
363 = Housewife
364 = No previous job or similar statement
365 = Not stated, ie no information on draft
Spaces = No father See 1981 Census Appendix 8.
Notes: 1971-1982 codes relate to occupation of working parent 1983 onwards, codes relate to occupation of father.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft death entry (Form 310) 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