LS variable metadata
Variable: OCRTCHWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Retired indicator for deceased spouse of LS member (deaths in 2nd decade - 1979 onwards)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978: Blank. See OCRTCWI. 1979-1991: 1 = Not retired, definite occupation stated 3 = Retired, definite occupation stated SPACE = OCDC3HWI is ' ' 1993 onwards: Blank. See OCRTD9WI.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19790101 or after 19910420)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 6
Former name of variable: OCRTDCHWI
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19790101 To: 19910420 
Keyword: Occupation
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1
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).