LS variable metadata
Variable: REYRABM
Table: LBSM
Short description: Year of registration of birth to sample mother (1971-1992).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1992: Last 2 digits of year of registration 1993 onwards: Blank - Not applicable.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19921231)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for Births (Form 309): Date of registration
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Registrar
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) p342 (live birth registration draft entry form), p345(record of live birth form), pp24-25, pp95-96 and p108 (general details), pp99-101 (comparability of data), p108 and pp125-136 (data quality).