LS variable metadata
Variable: TBTHTMBM
Table: LBSM
Short description: Total births to mother. Live birth to sample mother.
Full description: The total number of children, live or still born, born to the mother at this maternity. The field applies when multiple birth. NOTE: This field allows for the range of 2-9, but the Births System can only cater for details of up to 6 births in a multiple birth. Effective from July 1994.
Coding notes: 2-9=Number of children born
space= not applicable

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19930101)

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Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
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Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Fertility
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Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1