LS variable metadata
Variable: AGETEN9
Table: ME91
Short description: Age (10% sample). 1991.
Full description: This variable was imputed during the 10% edit stage (which edits the 100% 'hard to code' items) if AGE was found to be inconsistent with other data
Coding notes: 000-110 Completed years. See 1991 Census Appendix 2.
Notes: This variable is derived from '10% coded' variables. It should not be used except with extreme caution, as totals will differ from those resulting from 100% coded variables.
Units of measurement:  
Source: 1991 Census. Question 3. Calculated from date of birth (DOBDY, DOBMT and DOBYR) and is the number of completed years of age at census night, 21/04/91.
Former name of variable: AGETEN
Derived: Y
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Age
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 323 and page 45.
Reference 2: 1991 Census Appendix 2