place of birth defaults to a blank field during indexing
Liberia—2008 Census [Part K][M3ZJ-28M]
county code 
district code 
house hold no 
line 1 : Momo Kuiwe Place of birth  the number 55 is not in the drop down list. When I enter it from the keyboard the program rejects is and the place of birth becomes a blank
using Firefox browser. Never had this field entry problem before.
*** This issue has been escalated; please hold or return your batch until you see an answer for this issue. Thank you for your willingness to index these special records and for your patience. ***1
*** Liberia—2008 Census [Part K] The problem on the Birthplace field has been corrected. Indexers and reviewers are now able to enter a number, even though it is not on the drop-down list. Thank you for your patience! ***0
The field helps say
Select the numeric code and corresponding value from the drop-down list. If the numeric code cannot be found in the drop-down list, type the code as it was written, including any preceding zeros.
If a numeric code was not recorded, press Ctrl+B to mark this field blank.
This sounds as if they want it to be blank.0