LS variable metadata
Variable: SELECTIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Selection indicator for maternity tabulation.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1987:
1= Selected for maternity tabulation (only birth or one of multiple birth)
0 = Not selected for maternity tabulation (remainder of multiple birth)
1988+:
1= Selected for maternity tabulation (only birth or one of multiple birth)
space = Not selected for maternity tabulation (remainder of multiple birth
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for births (Form 309). Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308) Question 9 and Box X
Former name of variable: SELECTAIM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: To: 19871231 
Keyword:  
Classification:  
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 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).