LS variable metadata
Variable: PSTMRTWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Postmortem indicator (1993 onwards). Death of spouse of LSM.
Full description: When a postmortem has been held the Registration Service Software or BAD System field (PM) will contain a `T' (True) which is loaded as 1 onto M204. Nothing will be present when no postmortem has been held.
Coding notes: 1 = Postmortem carried out
Space = No Postmortem
Valid from 1/1/93.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19930101)

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Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
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Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Mortality
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Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1