LS variable metadata
Variable: SEXLSAEM
Table: EMBR
Short description: Sex (where discrepant).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1 = Male 2 = Female
Notes: SEXLSAEM will only appear if the 'Sex' recorded on the Embarkation record is discrepant with 'Sex' held on the LS member's core record.
Units of measurement:  
Source: Information received by NHSCR from the FPC's, Ports Authority, consulates, embassies and the DSS (New castle) on LS sample members who emigrate.
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: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 347 (record of embarkation form), pp. 24-25 and page 98 (general details), page 108 and pp. 121-124 (data quality).
Reference 2: See also SEX & SEXD001 described on LS member's core record, file CORE1 & program specification sheets 2 4 8 1 - 2