LS variable metadata
Variable: OC3HWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Occupation of male LS member stated at death of spouse (1980/1990 classification)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978: Blank. See OC3FWI. 1979-1985: 001-348, 349-350, 360-362, SPACES See 1981 Census Appendix 8 1986-20/04/91: 001-348, 349, 360-365, SPACES 21/04/91 - 31/12/92: 001-478, 479, 491-496, SPACES See 1991 Census Appendix 9 491=Student 492=Independent means 493=Permanently sick 494=Full-time care of the home or dependent relative 495=No previous job (school leaver) 496=Not stated 1993 onwards: Blank. See OC39HWI.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19800101 or after 19910420)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Box G(b) If the LS member is female this field is Blank
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19790101 To: 19921231 
Keyword: Occupation
Classification:  
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 (death registration draft entry form), pp. 24-25 and page 98 (general details), pp. 101-103 (comparability), pp. 136-137 (data quality).
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 9
Reference 3: 1981 Census Appendix 8