LS variable metadata
Variable: OC3IBIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Occupation of mother (LSM) at birth of child - 1980/1990 classification.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
Not used
1986-20/04/91:
001-349, 360-365 See 1981 Census Appendix 8 and value labels
20/04/91 onwards:
Blank - not coded.
See OCC39FIM for Occupation Component Codes (father) or OCC39MIM for Occupation Component Codes (mother) or SOC90FIM for Standard Occup.Classification (father) or SOC90MIM for Standard Occup.Classification (mother)
Notes: 1993 onwards: Blank - not coded. See OCC39FIM for Occupation Component Codes (father) or OCC39MIM for Occupation Component Codes (mother) or SOC90FIM for Standard Occup.Classification (father) or SOC90MIM for Standard Occup.Classification (mother)
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) or draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Question 6.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19860101 To: 19910420 
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 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