LS variable metadata
Variable: OCSFDIM
Table: IDFI
Short description: 1971-1978 occupation of working parent.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978:
Occupation units 001-223 and 230-232
230 = Student
231 = Independent means
232 = No occupation, handicapped
See 1971 Census Appendix 5
1979 onwards:
Spaces
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft death entry (Form 310) Question 6
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Occupation
Classification:  
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).
Reference 2: 1971 Census Appendix 5