LS variable metadata
Variable: OCSCCIM
Table: IDFI
Short description: Social class of working parent of child of sample father (1970 classification)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981:
0= I Professional
1= II Intermediate
2= III(N) Skilled non-manual
3= III(M) Skilled manual
4= IV Partly-skilled occupations
5= V Unskilled occupations
7= Armed Forces
8= Inadequately described occupations
9= Full-time students, children, independent means, no occupation or handicapped
SPACE = birth registered after 1981 Census
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309) or draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Question 6 and Box H
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Socio-economic
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), page 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).