LS variable metadata
Variable: AGCOMAD9
Table: ME91
Short description: Age composition of adults aged 16+ usually resident in household. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Household with no adult usually resident aged 16 or over
2Households with one adult usually resident aged 16 and over - Male aged 16-64
3Households with one adult usually resident aged 16 and over - Male aged 65 and over
4Households with one adult usually resident aged 16 and over - Female aged 16-59
5Households with one adult usually resident aged 16 and over - Female aged 60 and over
6Households with two adults usually resident aged 16 and over - One male aged 16 and over with one female aged 16 and over
7Households with two adults usually resident aged 16 and over - Both males or both females aged 16 and over
8Households with three or more adults usually resident aged 16 and over - Male(s) and female(s) aged 16 and over
9Households with three or more adults usually resident aged 16 and over - All males or all females aged 16 and over
-9Missing

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Questions 3, 6 and 7. For derivation see 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 5
Former name of variable: AGCOMAD
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range:  
Keyword: Family
Classification:  
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 and pp. 60-61.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 5
Reference 3: 1991 Census Appendix 20