LS variable metadata
Variable: ADULTS9
Table: ME91
Short description: Number of adults usually resident in household. 1991.
Full description: Indicates the number of usually resident persons in LS member's household who are not a dependant child.
Coding notes: 1 - 49 Number of adults,
50 = 50 or more adults,
-9 = Missing
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Questions 3, 6 and 7.
Former name of variable: ADULTS
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
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 303, page 328 and pp. 60-61.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 20