LS variable metadata
Variable: OCC39MBM
Table: LBSM
Short description: 1990 ONS Occupational Component Code (1993 onwards) of mother (LSM). Live birth to sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: (1993 onwards): 001-479, 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

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19910420)

Units of measurement:  
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19930101 To: 20010429 
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) pp. 333-335, pp. 62-64. See also SOC90MBM for Standard Occupational Classification 1990 of mother. Valid 3rd decade For prior coding, see - 1971-1981: OC3FBM 1981-1992: OC3GBM/OC3IBM
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 9