LS variable metadata
Variable: UCAFIDWI
Table: WDOW
Short description: ICD9 5th digit of underlying cause of death of spouse: place of accident (deaths 1979-1992)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1978:
Blank (Cause of death coded to ICD 8th Revision, see UCAFICWI)
1979-1992:
Applies only to non-transport accidents requiring place of death coding: E846-E869, E880-E928, E980-E988
0 = Home
1= Farm
2= Mine or quarry
3= Industrial place 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 = Not applicable (UCDE3DWI = 001-845, 870-879, 929-979 or 989-999)
1993 onwards:
Blank. See ICD9UWI/ ICD9UFWI.

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19790101 or after 19911231)

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: From: 19790101 To: 19921231 
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).