LS variable metadata
Variable: OV8CDCIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Over eight other conditions child/foetus indicator (1986-92)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
Blank- not coded.
1= over 8 'other conditions' for child/foetus
space= 8 or less 'other conditions'
1993 onwards:
Blank - not coded.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Neonatal death certificate, stillbirth draft entry form 308, Question 2
Former name of variable: OV8CDCLDIM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19860101 To: 19921231 
Keyword: Mortality
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 (neonatal death certificate), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).