LS variable metadata
Variable: UCAFICWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: ICD8 5th digit of underlying cause of death of spouse (place of accident)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981:
Applies to ICD codes E850 - E929 and E980 - E988 (non-transport accidents)
0 = Home
1= Farm
2= Mine or Quarry
3= Industrial site or premises
4= Place for recreation or sport
5= Street or highway
6= Public Building
7= Institution with residents
8 = Other specified places
9 = Place not specified
SPACE = Place of accident coding not required
1982-1992:
Blank (Cause of death coded to ICD 9th Revision, see UCAFIDWI)
1993 onwards:
Blank. See ICD9UWI/ ICD9UFWI.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19710101 or after 19810404)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 8
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: To: 19810404 
Keyword: Mortality
Classification:  
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).