Variable Description

Name
COC46
Label
Person in charge of confinement 1946
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9899 No answer, unknown 5
0.09%
0.00%
-9799 1946 'B' question (not asked) 2,556
47.67%
0.00%
0 Nobody 4
0.07%
0.00%
1 Obstetric specialist 218
4.07%
0.00%
2 Hospital doctor (not specialist) 475
8.86%
0.00%
3 Own doctor by previous arrangement 930
17.34%
0.00%
4 Doctor called in for emergency 55
1.03%
0.00%
5 Municipal midwife, hospital ward sister, District Nurse 978
18.24%
0.00%
6 Private midwife, nursing home sister or nurse 139
2.59%
0.00%
7 Hospital Staff - no further details given 1
0.02%
0.00%
8 Any other 1
0.02%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
5362 0 -9899 8 -4678.45

Representation

Source Questions

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Who was in charge of your confinement?

1
OBSTETRIC SPECIALIST
2
HOSPITAL DOCTOR (NOT SPECIALIST)
3
OWN DOCTOR BY PREVIOUS ARRANGEMENT
4
DOCTOR CALLED IN FOR EMERGENCY
5
MUNICIPAL MIDWIFE
6
PRIVATE MIDWIFE
*
OTHER PERSON, NAMELY
X
NO ANSWER
Other

Who actually delivered you baby?

0
BORN BEFORE ATTENDANT ARRIVED
1
OBSTETRIC SPECIALIST
2
HOSPITAL DOCTOR (NOT SPECIALIST)
3
OWN DOCTOR BY PREVIOUS ARRANGEMENT
4
DOCTOR CALLED IN FOR EMERGENCY
5
MEDICAL STUDENT
6
MUNICIPAL MIDWIFE
7
PRIVATE MIDWIFE
8
PUPIL MIDWIFE
*
OTHER PERSON, NAMELY
Y
DOESN'T KNOW
X
NO ANSWER
Other
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  • 1946 The Maternity Services Study Dataset - COC46
    Person in charge of confinement 1946
    • Who was in charge of your confinement?