Derived variables: country of birth 2001

STATA CODE

Name of derived variable: COBGROUP
Variable label: Country of birth 2001: grouped variable
Categories:

1 "England"
2 "Wales"
3 "Scotland"
4 "Northern Ireland"
5 "UK, part not specified"
6 "Republic of Ireland"
7 "Ireland part not specified"
8 "Channel Islands and Isle of Man"
9 "France"
10 "Germany"
11 "Italy"
12 "Netherlands"
13 "Spain"
14 "Other country in European Union in 2001"
15 "Other countries in Western Europe not in EU"
16 "Poland"
17 "Other Eastern Europe"
18 "North Africa"
19 "Nigeria"
20 "Other Central and Western Africa"
21 "Kenya"
22 "South Africa"
23 "Zimbabwe"
24 "Other South and Eastern Africa"
25 "Cyprus"
26 "Iran"
27 "Other Middle East"
28 "China"
29 "Hong Kong"
30 "Japan"
31 "Malaysia"
32 "Singapore"
33 "Other Far East"
34 "Bangladesh"
35 "India"
36 "Pakistan"
37 "Other South Asia"
38 "Canada"
39 "Jamaica"
40 "Other Caribbean and West Indies"
41 "USA"
42 "Other North America"
43 "South America"
44 "Australia"
45 "New Zealand"
46 "Other Oceania"
99 "Other"

Derived from: COBP0, COBPIMP (in ME01)
Study group: All enumerated at the 2001 Census
Other note: In the 1971 Census, respondents were asked for the country of birth of each parent as well as their own; however, the coding is much less detailed than that shown above.

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Last modified 31 July 2009