LS variable metadata
Variable: TBTHTMIM
Table: IDMI
Short description: Number of children born. Death of child of LSM (1993 onwards).
Full description: Numeric value as supplied by the Registration Service Software or BAD System field (TOT), gives the total number of children, live or still born, born to the mother at time of birth of child who subsequently dies. The field applies only if 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.
Coding notes: 1993 onwards: 2-9: Number of children born. space: Singleton birth
Units of measurement:  
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Fertility
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1