LS variable metadata
Variable: OCIYBBF
Table: LBSF
Short description: Industry of working parent/father of child born to sample father.
Full description:  
Coding notes: Births occurring before 1981 Census only: 000-208 for occupation codes 001-223 999 for occupations 230-232 See 1971 Census Appendix 4 Births in subsequent years: SPACES
Notes: Only births to sample fathers in 1971-78 and 1981 were linked to the LS
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) or draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Box G
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Occupation
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) p342 (live birth registration draft entry form),p345 (record of live birth form),pp24-25,pp95-96,p108 (general details), pp99-101 (comparability of data), p108 & p136 (data quality).
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 4