LS variable metadata
Variable: OCRTGDE
Table: DETH
Short description: Retired indicator for working parent/husband of LS member dying April 1971 - April 1981
Full description:  
Coding notes: April 1971 - April 1981:
1= not retired, definite occupation
3= retired, definite occupation
space= not applicable (OC3FDE is blank or '- ')
April 1981 - 1992:
1993 onwards:
Blank. See OCRTH9DE

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19810404)

Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310 ): Box G(a) or G(b) If deceased aged under 15 then a parent's occupation is recorded. If deceased is a married or widowed woman then her husband's occupation is recorded.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: To: 19810405 
Keyword: Occupation
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 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and pp. 96-97 (general details), pp. 101-104 (comparability of data), page 108 and pp. 117-121 (data quality).