LS variable metadata
Variable: OCRTI8CC
Table: CANC
Short description: LS member - retired indicator (1981-1990: 2nd decade)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981 (1st decade):
1981-1990 (2nd decade):
Space = not retired
1 = retired (Derived from occupation code 9-space)
1991 onwards:
Blank. Not applicable.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Cancer registration data collected by ONS through the National Cancer Registration Scheme.
Former name of variable: OCRTIN8CC
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19810101 To: 19901231 
Keyword: Socio-economic
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 344 (shows cancer registration abstract), page 25, pp. 97-98, pp. 104-105 (comparability of data), page 125 and pp. 138-141 (data quality).