LS variable metadata
Variable: PREVCSNB
Table: NBIR
Short description: Previous stillborn children.
Full description: This field applies to births/stillbirths within marriage only.
Coding notes: 0=No previous stillborn children
1-4= Number of previous stillborn children
98=Not known
99=Blank or not stated

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19930101)

Units of measurement:  
Source: The numeric characters as received from the Registration Service Software or BAD System field (PREV_SB) are loaded onto M204. Also input for Stillbirths. There may be instances when the field is applicable but nothing is stated, in which case the Imputation/Derivation process will impute a value and the indicator PRCHSIND will be set to 1.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Fertility
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 2