LS variable metadata
Variable: SPGINAWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Spearing Act indicator for death of spouse (death linked to occupation)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
1986 onwards:
1= Death possibly due to, or contributed to, by the employment followed at some time by the deceased
space= Otherwise

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19860101)

Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Box W
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19860101  
Keyword: Mortality
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 342 (death registration draft entry form), pp. 24-25 and page 98 (general details), pp. 101-103 (comparability), pp. 136-137 (data quality).