|Short description:||Social class as defined by occupation of working sample mother at birth of child - 1980/1990 classification|
|Coding notes:||1971-1982: |
Blank - Not coded. See OCSCCIM.
1-9 code 9 contd: ... and/or dependent relative, housewife/husband, full-time student, independent means, permanently sick, no previous occupation or not stated. See OCSCDHIM for full listing of social class codes. See also OCSCGBIM for 'working parent/father (1979-91)'
Blank - Not coded. See OCSC9MIM (mother) or OCSC9FIM (father)
|Units of measurement:|
|Source:||Draft entry for births (Form 308) or draft entry for stillbirths (Form 309): Question 6 and Box H.|
|Former name of variable:|
|Date range:||From: 19830101 To: 19921231|
|Comparable variables for other individuals:|
|Comparable variables for other times:|
|Length of field:||1|
|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).|