LS variable metadata
Variable: AGCOPEN9
Table: ME91
Short description: Age composition of pensionable persons usually resident in household. 1991.
Full description:  
Coding notes:  

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
1Households with no usually resident persons of pensionable age
2Households with one male aged 65-74, no other persons usually resident
3Households with one male aged 75-84, no other persons usually resident
4Households with one male aged 85+, no other persons usually resident
5Households with one female aged 60-74, no other persons usually resident
6Households with one female aged 75-84, no other persons usually resident
7Households with one female aged 85+, no other persons usually resident
8Households comprising two or more persons, all pensioners aged 75, no other persons usually resident.
9Households comprising two or more persons, one or more pensioners aged 75 and over, no other persons usually resident.
10Households comprising one or more usually resident persons of pensionable age with one other person of non-pensionable age
11Households comprising one or more usually resident persons of pensionable age with two or more persons of non-pensionable age
-9Missing

Notes: For definitions see 1991 Census Appendix 20.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Questions 2, 3, 6 and 7.
Former name of variable: AGCOPEN
Derived: Y
Derivation: See 1991 Census Algorithm Appendix 7
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 7
Reference 3: 1991 Census Appendix 20