LS variable metadata
Variable: SEXADE
Table: DETH
Short description: Sex of LS member (from death registration), where discrepant.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1 = Male
2= Female
From 1993 onwards, extra code:
3= Indeterminate
Notes: SEXADE will only appear if the 'Sex' recorded on the death record is discrepant with 'Sex' held on the LS member's core record.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 3.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Sex
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 pp. 96-97 (general details), pp. 101-104 (comparability of data), page 108 and pp. 117-121 (data quality).
Reference 2: See also SEX & SEXD001 described on LS member's core record, file CORE1 & programming specification sheet 2 4 5 1- 2 4 5 9.