LS variable metadata
Variable: TRANSFWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: Address type indicator/transferability for death of spouse of LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1992:
0 = where institution code (INSTAWI) is 6 or 7 Otherwise (INSTAWI= 1 - 5),
1= Transferable ie address of usual residence is stated on death certificate so death can be transfered to area of residence
2= Non-transferable
1993 onwards:
Blank - not applicable.

Coding scheme

-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19921231)

Units of measurement:  
Source: Derived from draft entry for deaths (Form 310). Questions 1 and 6
Former name of variable: TRANSFAWI
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range: To: 19921231 
Keyword: Geog
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).