LS variable metadata
Variable: SEXABIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Sex of child born to sample mother.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1 = Male
2 = Female
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for births (Form 309): Question 3. Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Question 3
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Sex Fertility
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).