LS variable metadata
Variable: INSTAIM
Table: IDFI
Short description: Institution/place of death for infant to LS member.
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1992:
1= NHS (non-psychiatric)
2= Non-NHS (psychiatric)
3= NHS (psychiatric)
4= Non-NHS (non-psychiatric)
5= other institutions
6= At home
7= Elsewhere
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Question 1
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Mortality
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Numeric
Length of field: 2
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995), page 343 (neonatal death certificate and death registration draft entry form), page 25 and page 96 (general details), pp. 99-104 (comparability), pp. 141-145 (data quality).